|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Tachysurus tenuis (Günther, 1873)|
|Type Locality||Shanghai, China.|
|Synonym(s)||Macrones tenuis, Pseudobagrus tenuis|
|Size||360mm or 14.2" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Identification||Tachysurus can be identified by an extrascapular without a laterosensory canal, and a pterotic with a broad lateral laminar expansion. It is among the most speciose catfish groups in East Asia and its members inhabit habitats ranging from fast-flowing hillstreams to large rivers.|
|Sexing||Males have an elongate genital papilla in front of the anal fin.|
|Distribution||Asia: Shanghai, China.
China Waters, Shanghai Area Waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|IUCN Red List Category||Not Evaluated|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|Reference||Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Series 4) v. 12 (no. 69) (art. 31), pp 244.|
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|Last Update||2019 Oct 07 10:47 (species record created: 2005 May 23 00:00)|