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|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Tachysurus longibarbus (Cui, 1990)|
|Type Locality||Kinsha River system, Yunnan Province, China.|
|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||Jinsha River basin [= upper Yangtze River], 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||The fishes of Yunnan, China. Part II Cyprinidae. Part 2, pp 153, Fig. 156.|
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|Last Update||2019 Oct 26 06:42 (species record created: 2011 Sep 24 05:51)|