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|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Akysis manipurensis (Arunkumar, 2000)|
|Type Locality||Lairaok Maru stream near Moreh, 110 kilometers from Imphal City, Yu River System, Manipur, India.|
|Pronunciation||ack EYE siss|
|Etymology||From the Greek a, meaning without and kystis, meaning bladder; in reference to the lack of a swimbladder.|
|Identification||Fishes of the genus Akysis are small species (typically not larger than 50mm SL) with tuberculate skin and a cryptic color pattern generally consisting of yellow patches or bands on a brown body. They have a distribution ranging from the Irrawaddy River drainage to the west, the Citarum River drainage to the east and south and the Lancanjiang (upper Mekong) drainage to the north.|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|Reference||Indian Journal of Fisheries v. 47 (no. 3), pp 194, Fig. 1.|
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|Last Update||2019 Sep 26 11:23 (species record created: 2006 Dec 23 08:27)|