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Scientific NamePseudecheneis crassicauda  Ng & Edds, 2005
Common Name
Type LocalityMewa Khola (river), Dhankuta District, 27°00'N, 87°20'E, Nepal.
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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ReferencesZootaxa No. 1047, pp 2, Fig. 1.
Registered KeepersNone.
Breeding ReportsNone.
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Last Update2018 Apr 11 09:16 (species record created: 2018 Apr 10 23:44)