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  • Erethistoides montana
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Scientific Name Erethistoides montana  Hora, 1950
Common Name
Type Locality Streamlets near Tangla, Darrang dist., Assam, India.
Pronunciation err ee this toy dees
Etymology Greek, erethizo = that irritates + Greek, suffix oides = similar 
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Size 45mm or 1.8" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Brahmaputra and Meghna River drainages, northeastern India
Indian waters, North Eastern India Waters, Padma, Jamuna, Brahmaputra (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Indian waters, North Eastern India Waters, Padma, Ganges, Meghna (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Data Deficient, range map and more is available on the IUCN species page. Last assessed 2009.
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Records of the Indian Museum (Calcutta) v. 47 (pt 2), pp 191, Pl. 1 (figs. 10-12).
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Last Update 2019 Oct 07 10:32 (species record created: 2005 May 24 00:00)