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  • Liobagrus kingi
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Scientific Name Liobagrus kingi  Tchang, 1935
Common Name
Type Locality Tsin-ning, Yunnan, 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 Status Endangered
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Bull. Fan Memorial Inst. Biol. Peiping (Zool. Ser.) v. 6 (no. 3) 95 Fig. 1
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Last Update 2011 Jan 24 07:28 (species record created: 2007 Feb 19 20:47)