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Scientific NamePseudecheneis gracilis  Zhou, Li & Yang, 2008
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Type LocalityQushi, 25°14'N, 98°36.43'E, at upper edge of Longchuanjiang, branch of the Irrawaddy River, Tengchong County, Yunnan Province, China.
PronunciationSew de che niss
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IdentificationFishes 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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ReferencesRaffles Bulletin of Zoology v. 56 (no. 1), pp 111, Figs. 2-3, 7.
Registered KeepersNone.
Breeding ReportsNone.
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Last Update2018 Jul 04 08:38 (species record created: 2018 Mar 10 05:01)