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Scientific Name Exostoma sawmteai  Lalramliana, Lalronunga, Lalnuntluanga & Ng, 2015
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Type Locality India: Mizoram: Champhai District: Pharsih River, a tributary of Tuivai River (Barak River drainage) in the vicinity of Kawlbem, 23°51'58'' N 93°17'20'' E.
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Etymology Greek, exos = outside + Greek, stoma = mouth This species is named after Sawmtea (Vanalalmalsawma), the field assistant to Lalramliana, who assisted in collecting specimens.
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Size 98mm or 3.9" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Exostoma sawmteai is known from the Pharsih River, a tributary of the Tuivai River (Barak River drainage) in Mizoram, India.

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References Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters 26: 59-64.
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Last Update 2015 Jul 09 00:38 (species record created: 2013 Nov 09 07:29)