|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Parakysis anomalopteryx Roberts, 1989|
|Type Locality||Kapuas basin, Sungai Seriang, a forested tributary of the Sungai Palin, 37 kilometers west of Putussibau, Borneo, Indonesia.|
|Size||34mm or 1.3" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Identification||Catfish of the genus Parakysis are cryptically coloured fishes found in small forest streams of Sundaic Southeast Asia. They have a highly rugose skin with tubercles all over the body, branched mandibular barbels, a long, low adipose ridge and a forked caudal fin.|
|Distribution||Asia: known only from the Kapuas basin in western Borneo.
Pacific, Greater Sunda Island Rivers, Borneo Waters, Western Borneo Waters, Kapuas (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|IUCN Red List Category||Endangered, range map and more is available on the IUCN species page. Last assessed 2018.|
|Furniture||Found in small forest streams.|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|Reference||Memoirs of the California Academy of Sciences No. 14, pp 142.|
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|Last Update||2019 Sep 20 00:23 (species record created: 2006 Dec 22 18:43)|