|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Tachysurus spilotus Ng, 2009|
|Type Locality||Suoi Mo, Ba Na foothills,16°00'28.8''N, 108°02'35.0''E, Song Thuy Loan drainage, Da Nang Province, Vietnam.|
|Size||69mm or 2.7" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Identification||Tachysurus can be identified by an extrascapular without a laterosensory canal, and a pterotic with a broad lateral laminar expansion. It is among the most speciose catfish groups in East Asia and its members inhabit habitats ranging from fast-flowing hillstreams to large rivers.|
|Sexing||Males have an elongate genital papilla in front of the anal fin.|
|Distribution||Coastal river drainages, central Vietnam.
Vietnam waters, Central Vietnam Waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|IUCN Red List Status||Data Deficient|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|References||Zootaxa No. 2283|
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|Last Update||2010 Feb 03 09:29 (species record created: 2009 Nov 09 14:56)|