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Scientific Name Silurus burmanensis  (Thant, 1967)
Common Name
Type Locality Inlé Lake, southern Shan State, 23°35'N, 96°57'E, Myanmar, elevation 2915 feet.
Synonym(s) Pterocryptis burmanensis
Pronunciation See loo russ
Etymology From the Greek silouros which is the name of the fish. 
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Distribution Inlé Lake, Myanmar.
Myanmar Waters, Inlé (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 Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Journal of the Burma Research Society 49
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Last Update 2010 Nov 14 06:55 (species record created: 2010 Oct 26 12:51)