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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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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Acta Hydrobiol. Sinica v. 6 (no. 2) 210 Pl. 2 (fig. 8)
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Last Update 2007 Mar 09 08:33 (species record created: 2007 Feb 19 20:30)