|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Hemibagrus olyroides (Roberts, 1989)|
|Common Name||Rooster Catfish|
|Type Locality||Sintang Market (reportedly caught in Sungai Kebian), Borneo, Indonesia.|
|Pronunciation||HEM ee BAG russ|
|Etymology||From the Greek hemi- meaning half and bagrus, the catfish genus.|
|Size||202mm or 8" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Identification||Members of the genus Hemibagrus are bagrid catfishes that can attain standard lengths of up to 800 mm and are found in large rivers throughout the Indian subcontinent,Southeast and East Asia. Members of this genus have depressed heads,rugose head shields not covered by skin,a slender occipital process and moderately long adipose fins.|
|Distribution||Asia: Kapuas, Indonesia.
Pacific, Greater Sunda Island Rivers, Borneo Waters, Western Borneo Waters, Kapuas (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|IUCN Red List Category||Near Threatened, range map and more is available on the IUCN species page. Last assessed 2018.|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|Reference||Memoirs of the California Academy of Sciences No. 14, pp 124, Fig. 95.|
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|Last Update||2019 Oct 08 08:06 (species record created: 2007 Oct 28 11:01)|