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Exostoma labiatum (McClelland, 1842)

Burmese Bat Catfish

Classification
Class: Actinopterygii Subclass: Neopterygii Order:  Siluriformes  Family:  Sisoridae    NCBI taxonomy FishBase    
Habitat Occurrence type IUCN Red List Status
Freshwater Native Least Concern (LC)
Distribution
Distribution in India Distribution elsewhere
Mishmee hills, Meghalaya & North Bengal. Reported from Brahmaputra River in Tibet and upper Salween basin.
Synonyms
Glyptosternon labiatus McClelland, 1842
Glyptosternum chaudhurii Hora, 1923
Local Name
Lunghei  (Manipuri)
Type specimen
Exostoma labiatum (McClelland, 1842) labiatus, Glyptosternon McClelland [J.] 1842:588 [Calcutta Journal of Natural History v. 2 (no. 8); Mishmee Hills, Meghalaya, India. Holotype: BMNH 1860.3.19.97. Synonym: Exostoma labiatum (McClelland, 1842), Glyptosternon labiatus McClelland, 1842, Exostoma labiatus (McClelland, 1842), Glyptosternum chaudhurii Hora, 1923.  More...
Biology
S.No. Diagnostic features Finformula Reference
1 D i 6; A i 5; P i 11-12; Vi 5
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