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Scientific Name Pseudobagarius sinensis  (He, 1981)
Common Name
Type Locality Lancang Jiang, Xishuangbanna Daizu Zizhizhou,Yunnan Prov., China.
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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 Lancangjiang [= Mekong River], Yunnan, China
Mekong, Upper Mekong, Lancang (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 Zoological Research v. 2 (no. 3), pp 209 (English p. 213), Fig. 1.
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Last Update 2014 Aug 11 16:09 (species record created: 2011 Sep 22 11:34)