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|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Tachysurus tenuifurcatus Nichols, 1931|
|Type Locality||Chungan Hsien, northwestern Fukien Province, China.|
|Size||155mm or 6.1" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|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||Fukien Province, China
China Waters, Fujian Province Waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|References||American Museum Novitates No. 449|
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|Last Update||2013 Jan 05 19:43 (species record created: 2011 Sep 24 05:56)|