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Scientific NamePseudobagarius sinensis  (He, 1981)
Common Name
Type LocalityLancang Jiang, Xishuangbanna Daizu Zizhizhou,Yunnan Prov., China.
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IdentificationCatfish 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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DistributionLancangjiang [= Mekong River], Yunnan, China
Mekong, Upper Mekong, Lancang (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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ReferencesZoological Research v. 2 (no. 3), pp 209 (English p. 213), Fig. 1.
Registered KeepersNone.
Breeding ReportsNone.
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Last Update2014 Aug 11 16:09 (species record created: 2011 Sep 22 11:34)