|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Tachysurus eupogon (Boulenger, 1892)|
|Type Locality||Shanghai, China.|
|Synonym(s)||Pelteobagrus eupogon, Pseudobagrus eupogon|
|Size||200mm or 7.9" 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||Yangtze River basin, China.
China Waters, Yangtze (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|Reference||Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Series 6) v. 9 (no. 51), pp 247.|
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|Last Update||2019 Oct 20 08:03 (species record created: 2011 Feb 05 19:19)|