|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Creteuchiloglanis kamengensis (Jayaram, 1966)|
|Type Locality||Norgum R. at Kalaktang, Kameng Frontier Division, NEFA, elev. 1372 m.|
|Synonym(s)||Euchiloglanis kamengensis, Pareuchiloglanis kamengensis|
|Etymology||Formed from the Latin prefix cret-, meaning to separate/distinguish, in combination with the generic name Euchiloglanis, alluding to features shared with, as well as distinguishing from, Euchiloglanis and Pareuchiloglanis. Gender masculine.|
|Identification||Creteuchiloglanis is distributed in the upper Mekong River (Lancang-Jiang) basin west to the Brahmaputra River basin and is distinguished from Pareuchiloglanis by a unique combination of characteristics involving the form of the connection of the lower lip to the maxillary barbel, premaxillary tooth patches, and the morphology of the dilator, operculi, sternohyoideus, and adductor pelvicalis superficialis muscles.|
|Distribution||Asia: Arunachal Pradesh India
Indian waters, Arunachal Pradesh State Waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|References||J. Zool. Soc. India v. 15 (no. 1)[for 1963] 85 Fig. 1 A New Genus of Glyptosternine Catfish (Siluriformes: Sisoridae) with Descriptions of Two New Species from Yunnan, China Wei Zhou, Xu Li, and Alfred W. Thomson.|
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|Last Update||2011 Nov 30 13:14 (species record created: 2007 Feb 19 20:26)|