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  • Batrachocephalus mino
  • Batrachocephalus mino
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Scientific Name Batrachocephalus mino  (Hamilton, 1822)
Common Name Beardless Sea Catfish
Type Locality Upper Ganges estuaries.
Synonym(s) Ageneiosus mino, Batrachocephalus ageneiosus, Batrachocephalus micropogon
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Size 220mm or 8.7" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Indo-West Pacific: west and east coast of India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Thailand, Indonesia, Brunei Darussalam and Malaysia. Known from the tidal zone of the Mekong.
Indian Ocean (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Pacific, West Pacific (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Mekong, Mekong Delta (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Compatibility Possibly an obligate fin-eater.
Breeding Unreported in the aquarium.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference An account of the fishes found in the river Ganges, pp 159, 375.
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Last Update 2019 Oct 13 02:17 (species record created: 2005 Sep 30 00:00)