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Scientific Name Erethistes koladynensis  (Anganthoibi & Vishwanath, 2009)
Common Name
Type Locality Koladyne River at Kolchaw,Lawntlai District,Mizoram,India.
Synonym(s) Hara koladynensis
Pronunciation kola dine ensis
Etymology This species is named after its type locality.
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Size 66mm or 2.6" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
Identification Erethistes koladynensis can be distinguished from its congeners in having rough anterior margin of dorsal spine; shorter pre-anal length ,a longer head , longer post-adipose distance , and a deeper body.
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Distribution Asia: India. Presently known from Koladyne River at Mizoram.
Indian waters, North Eastern India Waters, Kaladan (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Status Data Deficient
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References A new catfish, Hara koladynensis from northeastern India(Siluriformes: Erethistidae); N. Anganthoibi & W. Vishwanath.
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Last Update 2015 Dec 18 09:11 (species record created: 2009 Sep 26 01:08)