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Scientific Name Pseudecheneis eddsi  Ng, 2006
Common Name
Type Locality Seti River (Ganges River drainage), Tanahun, Khairenitaar, 28°02'0''N, 84°04'0''E. Nepal.
Pronunciation Sew de che niss
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Size 94mm or 3.7" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
Identification Fishes of the genus Pseudecheneis can be differentiated from other Glyptosternine fish in having a thoracic adhesive apparatus consisting of a series of transverse ridges (laminae) separated by grooves (sulcae) (de Pinna, 1996; Roberts, 1998).
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Distribution Asia: Gandaki drainage in central Nepal and Ganges drainage in Uttarakhand, India.

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Breeding Unreported in the aquarium.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Zootaxa No. 1254, pp 51, Fig. 4.
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Last Update 2014 Nov 05 05:50 (species record created: 2014 Sep 15 23:10)