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Pseudolaguvia viriosa Ng & Tamang, 2012

Image contributors to this species:

Lakpa Tamang (1)

ScotCat Sources:

Etymology = Species

Other Sources:

Fishbase  Google Search  All Catfish Species Inventory
 

Relevant Information:

Vertebrae: 28 - 29. Distinguished from other species of Pseudolaguvia in having a combination of the following characters: total vertebrae 28-29; one or more distinct pale bands encircling body; eye diameter 10-15% HL; interorbital distance 35-38% HL; head width 21.5-23.5% SL; thoracic adhesive apparatus reaching beyond base of last pectoral-fin ray; pectoral spine length 26.9-32.9% SL; dorsal spine length 23.4-29.0% SL; dorsal spine with anterior edge smooth or with rugose surface only on distal third of spine; body depth at anus 16.9-19.0% SL; length of adipose-fin base 12.5-15.4% SL; caudal peduncle length 14.8-17.7% SL; caudal peduncle depth 7.4-9.8% SL; and caudal-fin length 26.5-32.4% SL.

Common Name:

None

Synonyms:

None

Family:

Erethistidae

Distribution:

Asia: Brahmaputra River drainage in India. Type locality: India, Sille river, East Siang district, Arunachal Pradesh..

Size:

2.5cm (1ins)

Temp:

22-24°C (71-75°F)

p.H.

6.0-7.5.

Reference:

Ng, H,H. and L. Tamang, 2012. Pseudolaguvia viriosa, a new catfish (Teleostei: Sisoridae) from north-eastern India. Zootaxa 3522:81-88.
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. 2017.FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. www.fishbase.org, ( 02/2017 )

 

 

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