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Sisor chennuah Ng & Lahkar, 2003

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Classification
Class: Actinopterygii Subclass: Neopterygii Order:  Siluriformes  Family:  Sisoridae     FishBase    
Habitat Occurrence type IUCN Red List Status
Freshwater Native Data deficient (DD)
Distribution
Distribution in India Distribution elsewhere
Brahmaputra River drainage, Barak river in Jiri (Manipur).
Brahmaputra River drainage in India. Asia
Synonyms
Sisor chennuah Ng & Lahkar, 2003
Type specimen
Sisor chennuah Ng & Lahkar, 2003 chennuah, Sisor Ng [H. H.] & Lahkar [K.] in Ng 2003:2876, Figs. 2a, 4a, 5 [Journal of Natural History v. 37 (no. 23)] Brahmaputra River drainage, Dibrugarh, from Aquarium trade, Assam State, India. Holotype: NRM 40420. Paratypes: NRM 45253 [or 40423] (1). Synonym: Sisor chennuah Ng & Lahkar, 2003.  More...
Biology
S.No. Diagnostic features Finformula Reference
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3 Dorsal spines (total): 1; Dorsal soft rays (total): 6; Anal soft rays: 6; Vertebrae: 32 - 34. Differs from Sisor rabdophorus and Sisor rheophilus in possessing a deeper body (body depth at anus 5.6-5.8% SL vs. 4.2-5.4). Can be differentiated further from D I 6, A 6 Ng, H.H., 2003.