Cat-eLog Right Arrow Sisoridae Right Arrow Glyptosterninae Right Arrow Exostoma

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Scientific Name Exostoma sectile  Ng & Kottelat, 2018
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Type Locality Par Tate Chaung (stream) about 3 km upstream of Upper Sankhaung Village, Putao, Kachin State, Myanmar, 27°25' 51"N, 97°15'41"E.
Etymology Greek, exos = outside + Greek, stoma = mouth Etymology.—The specific epithet comes from the Latin adjective sectilis, -is, -e, meaning cut or cleft. This is used in reference to the presence of a distinct incision or notch at the posterior extremity of the adipose-fin base in this species.
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Distribution This species is known from a single locality near Putao in the upper Irrawaddy River drainage in northern Myanmar.

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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Copeia v. 106 (no. 1), pp 63, Figs. 1, 2A, 3A, 4A.
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Last Update 2019 Aug 26 05:54 (species record created: 2018 Feb 12 03:31)