Cat-eLog Right Arrow Akysidae Right Arrow Akysinae Right Arrow Pseudobagarius

Down arrow Cat-eLog Data Sheet
Scientific Name Pseudobagarius meridionalis  (Ng & Siebert, 2004)
Common Name
Type Locality Barito River drainage, Sungai Laung at Dessa Maruwei, 0°21.986'S, 114°44.103'E, Kalimantan Tengah, Borneo, Indonesia.
Synonym(s) Akysis meriodionalis
Etymology The specific epithet is from the Latin meridionalis, meaning southern, in reference to the known distribution of this species (southern Borneo)
Down arrow Species Information
Size 31mm or 1.2" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
Identification Catfish of the genus Pseudobagarius are akysids with the snout extending well in front of the tip of lower jaw (which renders the mouth subterminal). The front and back nostrils are relatively large and closely set (separated only by the base of the nasal barbel). The caudal fin is deeply forked.
Down arrow Habitat Information
Distribution Asia: presently known only from the Barito River drainage of southern Borneo.
Pacific, Greater Sunda Island Rivers, Borneo Waters, Barito (click on these areas to find other species found there)

Log in to view data on a map.
IUCN Red List Category Data Deficient, range map and more is available on the IUCN species page. Last assessed 2018.
Down arrow Husbandry Information
Breeding Unreported in the aquarium.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
Down arrow Further Information
Reference Zootaxa No. 733, pp 2, Figs. 1-2.
Registered Keepers Keeping this species? Why not .
There is no registered keeper.
Wishlists Love this species? Click the heart to add it to your wish list.
There is no wish to keep this species.
Spotters Spotted this species somewhere? Click the binoculars!
There is no record of this fish being seen.
Forum BBCode
More on Pseudobagarius meridionalis
Look up AquaticRepublic.com Look up Pseudobagarius meridionalis on AquaticRepublic.com
Look up on Fishbase Look up Pseudobagarius meridionalis on Fishbase
Look up on Encyclopedia of Life Look up Pseudobagarius meridionalis on Encyclopedia of Life
Look up on Global Biodiversity Information Facility Look up Pseudobagarius meridionalis on Global Biodiversity Information Facility
' LFS label creator.
Hits 2907 hits.
Last Update 2019 Oct 13 03:40 (species record created: 2010 Aug 01 01:05)