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|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Pseudomystus sobrinus Ng & Freyhof, 2005|
|Type Locality||Stream about 15 kilometers south of Tuy Hoa, 12°53'05"N, 109°23'70"E, Phu Yen Province, Vietnam.|
|Pronunciation||SUE doh MIST uss|
|Etymology||From the Greek pseudos, meaning lie, and mystus, a genus of bagrid catfishes. In reference to the overall similarity of the two genera.|
|Size||62mm or 2.4" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Identification||Members of the bagrid genus Pseudomystus are small- to mid-sized freshwater catfish endemic to Southeast Asia.Pseudomystus are commonly found in swamps and rivers throughout Southeast Asia. They can be differentiated from Leiocassis by a relatively short snout and a subterminal mouth. Many Pseudomystus have a color pattern of contrasting vertical bars or blotches.|
|Distribution||Asia: Southeast Asia, Central Viet Nam. |
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|IUCN Red List Category||Data Deficient, range map and more is available on the IUCN species page. Last assessed 2011.|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|Reference||Copeia 2005 (no. 4), pp 745, Figs. 1-2.|
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|Last Update||2023 Mar 14 12:22 (species record created: 2019 Jul 10 16:08)|