Cat-eLog Right Arrow Amblycipitidae Right Arrow Xiurenbagrus

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Scientific Name Xiurenbagrus gigas  Zhao, Lan & Zhang, 2004
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Type Locality Anyang Town, 23°17'N, 106°29'E, Hongshuihe River, Zhujiang River basin, Du'an County, China.
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Size 165mm or 6.5" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
Identification Xiurenbagrus differs from confamilials by having two patches of vomerine teeth, lack of deep grooves along shafts of dorsal- and pectoral-fin spines, relatively acute snout and short barbels.
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Distribution Asia: Guangxi, China.
China Waters, Guangxi Zhuangzu Waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Ichthyological Research v. 51 (no. 3), pp 228, Figs. 1-2.
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Last Update 2014 Jun 29 10:26 (species record created: 2010 Feb 02 17:53)