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Scientific Name Exostoma labiatum  (McClelland, 1842)
Common Name Burmese Bat Catfish
Type Locality Mishmee Hills, Meghalaya, India.
Synonym(s) Glyptosternon labiatus
Etymology Greek, exos = outside + Greek, stoma = mouth 
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Size 58mm or 2.3" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Asia: India. Reported from Brahmaputra River in Tibet
Indian waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Indian waters, North Eastern India Waters, Padma, Jamuna, Brahmaputra (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Status Least Concern
Other Parameters Found in Mountain rapids.
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References J. Nat. Hist. Calcutta v. 2 (no. 8) 588
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Last Update 2010 Apr 19 02:14 (species record created: 2006 Oct 06 10:41)