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Scientific Name Pseudobagarius macronema  (Bleeker, 1860)
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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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IUCN Red List Category Data Deficient, range map and more is available on the IUCN species page. Last assessed 2018.
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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 2022 Jan 16 04:22 (species record created: 2006 Nov 21 03:48)