Cat-eLog Right Arrow Amblycipitidae Right Arrow Liobagrus

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Scientific Name Liobagrus marginatus  (Günther, 1892)
Common Name
Type Locality Mountain streams running into Min R., Szechwan [Sichuan], China.
Synonym(s) Amblyceps marginatus, Leiobagrus marginatus
Pronunciation lie oh BAG russ - mar gin ah tuss
Etymology From the Greek, leios, meaning smooth, and bagrus, a name usually used for catfishes; in reference to the smooth head. 
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Size 93mm or 3.7" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
Identification Note lighter margin on caudal fin.
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Distribution Asia: Szechwan, China.
China Waters, Sichuan Waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References List Species Tibet - pp245 - Pl. 2 (fig. A)
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Last Update 2010 Nov 09 09:11 (species record created: 2005 May 10 00:00)