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Scientific Name Liobagrus kingi  Tchang, 1935
Common Name
Type Locality Tsin-ning, Yunnan Province, China.
Pronunciation lie oh BAG russ
Etymology From the Greek, leios, meaning smooth, and bagrus, a name usually used for catfishes; in reference to the smooth head. 
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Size 95mm or 3.7" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Asia: Yunnan, China.
China Waters, Yunnan Waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Endangered, range map and more is available on the IUCN species page. Last assessed 2008.
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Bulletin of the Fan Memorial Institute of Biology, Peiping (Zoology Series) v. 6 (no. 3), pp 95, Fig. 1.
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Last Update 2019 Sep 25 12:36 (species record created: 2007 Feb 19 20:47)