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  • Silurus lanzhouensis
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Scientific Name Silurus lanzhouensis  Chen, 1977
Common Name
Type Locality Yellow R. system, Lanchow and Inner Mongolia, China.
Pronunciation See loo russ
Etymology From the Greek silouros which is the name of the fish. 
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Size 900mm or 35.4" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Asia: upper Yellow River, China.
China Waters, Yellow River, Upper Yellow River (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Acta Hydrobiologica Sinica v. 6 (no. 2), pp 210, Pl. 2 (fig. 8).
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Last Update 2019 Sep 23 12:40 (species record created: 2007 Feb 19 20:30)