Garra abhoyai Hora, 1921

Family:  Cyprinidae (Minnows or carps), subfamily: Labeoninae
Max. size:  5.746 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater
Distribution:  Asia: Chindwin basin in Manipur, India.
Diagnosis:  Presence of 16-27 small scales embedded in a thin skin on the predorsal region arranged irregularly, with the size of these scales much smaller than those on the flank scales; and presence of black band in the middle of the dorsal fin (Ref. 81034).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (130435)
Threat to humans:  harmless

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