Silurichthys marmoratus Ng & Ng, 1998
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Family:  Siluridae (Sheatfishes)
Max. size:  10.36 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal
Distribution:  Asia: known only from northern and western Borneo (Sarawak, Brunei and Kalimantan Barat).
Diagnosis:  Dorsal soft rays (total): 4-4; Anal soft rays: 44-55; Vertebrae: 48-52. Mature males with bifurcated serrae on the pectoral spine; zero or one gill raker on first branchial arch; and depth of caudal peduncle 6.3-9.5% SL.
Biology:  Occurs in both acid water forest streams and blackwater habitats in peat swamps (Ref. 32835). Also found in blackwater streams in lowland and upland areas (Ref. 56749).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Torres, Armi G. - 21.02.00
Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 05.02.08

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