Cat-eLog Right Arrow Bagridae Right Arrow Sperata

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Scientific Name Sperata acicularis  Ferraris & Runge, 1999
Common Name
Type Locality South Oak-ka-lar-pa market (e. Yangon), Yangon Division, Myanmar.
Pronunciation ss per AT ah
Etymology The genus is named after MA Sperat. 
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Distribution Asia: Myanmar.
Myanmar Waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Least Concern, range map and more is available on the IUCN species page. Last assessed 2009.
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences v. 51 (no. 10), pp 403, Figs. 2a, 3, 4a.
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Last Update 2019 Oct 09 09:30 (species record created: 2008 Jul 06 10:42)