was described from an unknown locality in Myanmar
(Day 1877). Habitat: This species
is known from the Irrawaddy River drainage in Myanmar
eastwards to the Salween River drainage in western
Thailand, it inhabits the main channel of large rivers,
as well as its larger tributaries. The substrate in
such habitats is generally sand or mud (H.H. Ng).
is still listed in Fishbase as being in the Schilbeidae
family but it is updated in The Catalog of Fishes
as the current status of being in the Ailiidae family.
Eutropiichthys vacha burmannicus
Irrawaddy, lower Salween and smaller intervening rivers:
C.J. and R.P. Vari,
2007. Revision of the Catfishes of the genus Eutropiichthys,
with the description of two new species (Siluriformes:
Schilbidae). Copeia 2007(4):866-885. Ferraris, C.J. Jr., 2007. Checklist
of catfishes, recent and fossil (Osteichthyes: Siluriformes),
and catalogue of siluriform primary types. Zootaxa
1418:1-628. Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors.
2019.FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication.
www.fishbase.org, ( 02/2019 ). Ng, H.H. 2010. Eutropiichthys burmannicus.
The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010.