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  • Pseudobagarius macronemus
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Scientific Name Pseudobagarius macronemus  (Bleeker, 1860)
Common Name
Type Locality Lahat, Palembang Province, Sumatra, Indonesia.
Synonym(s) Akysis macronemus
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Size 50mm or 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.
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Distribution Asia: east Sumatra, Indonesia.
Pacific, Greater Sunda Island Rivers, Sumatra Waters, East Sumatra Waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Breeding Unreported in the aquarium.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Acta Societatis Regiae Scientiarum Indo-Neêrlandicae v. 8 (art. 3), pp 11.
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Last Update 2019 Sep 17 14:43 (species record created: 2006 Nov 21 03:48)