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  • Pseudecheneis stenura
  • Pseudecheneis stenura
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Scientific Name Pseudecheneis stenura  Ng, 2006
Common Name
Type Locality Longchuanjiang at Lianmengjie bridge, Irrawaddy River drainage, Baoshan Prefecture, Yunnan Province, China.
Pronunciation Sew de che niss
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Size 180mm or 7.1" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
Identification Fishes of the genus Pseudecheneis can be differentiated from other Glyptosternine fish in having a thoracic adhesive apparatus consisting of a series of transverse ridges (laminae) separated by grooves (sulcae) (de Pinna, 1996; Roberts, 1998).
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Distribution Asia: Longchuanjiang, a tributary of the Irrawaddy River in China.
Myanmar Waters, Irrawaddy, Longchuanjiang (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 Zootaxa No. 1254, pp57, Fig. 5.
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Last Update 2013 Feb 20 11:15 (species record created: 2006 Oct 03 10:49)