|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Parakysis hystriculus Ng, 2009|
|Type Locality||Swamp forest at Sentang, ca. 5 kilometers after turnoff ca. 12 kilometers after Bayung Lencir on Bayung Lencir-Jambi road, 1°56.192'S, 103°41.532'E, Lalang drainage, Sumatera Selatan, Sumatra.|
|Size||29mm or 1.1" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Identification||Catfish of the genus Parakysis are cryptically coloured fishes found in small forest streams of Sundaic Southeast Asia. They have a highly rugose skin with tubercles all over the body, branched mandibular barbels, a long, low adipose ridge and a forked caudal fin.|
|Distribution||South East Asia : Sumatra. Known from the Lalang River drainage in southern Sumatra.
Pacific, Greater Sunda Island Rivers, Sumatra Waters, Lalang (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|Reference||Zootaxa No. 1977, pp 40, Figs. 1, 2a, 4a, 5a, 6a,.|
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|Last Update||2019 Oct 09 09:29 (species record created: 2008 Jul 06 05:43)|