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Scientific Name Erethistes horai  (Misra, 1976)
Common Names Elongate Moth Catfish
Hora's Moth Catfish, Terai Hara
Type Locality Terai and Duars, West Bengal.
Synonym(s) Hara horai
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Size 70mm or 2.8" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Asia: north Bengal in India.
Indian waters, Bengal Waters, West Bengal Waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Bangladesh Waters, Rajshahi Division Waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Indian waters, Assam State Waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Indian waters, Arunachal Pradesh State Waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Teleostomi: Cypriniformes; Siluri, pp 245, Pl. 9 (figs. 1-3).
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Last Update 2019 Sep 14 05:35 (species record created: 2005 Jul 02 00:00)