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|Scientific Name||Akysis fuliginatus Ng & Rainboth, 2005|
|Type Locality||Stung Treng Province, Mekong River on western edge of Kaoh Han, 16 kilometers northeast of Stung Treng, 13°38'N, 106°03'E, Cambodia.|
|Pronunciation||ack EYE siss|
|Etymology||From the Greek a, meaning without and kystis, meaning bladder; in reference to the lack of a swimbladder.|
|Identification||Fishes of the genus Akysis are small species (typically not larger than 50mm SL) with tuberculate skin and a cryptic color pattern generally consisting of yellow patches or bands on a brown body. They have a distribution ranging from the Irrawaddy River drainage to the west, the Citarum River drainage to the east and south and the Lancanjiang (upper Mekong) drainage to the north.|
Mekong, Lower Mekong (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|Reference||Raffles Bulletin of Zoology Suppl. no. 13, pp 35, Fig. 4.|
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|Last Update||2019 Oct 13 03:13 (species record created: 2009 May 08 06:45)|