Garra khawbungi Arunachalam, Nandagopal & Mayden, 2014
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Family:  Cyprinidae (Minnows or carps), subfamily: Labeoninae
Max. size:  9.832 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater
Distribution:  Asia: Tuipui River in Mizoram, India.
Diagnosis:  Dorsal soft rays (total): 11-11; Anal soft rays: 7-8. Distinguished by having the following combination of characters: snout rounded in dorsal profile with weakly developed transverse groove; groove with pointed tubercles arranged irregularly but approximately in three rows across; snout not elongated as proboscis; two pairs of barbels, both rostral and maxillary; 36-37 scale rows on lateral line; 16 circumpeduncular scale rows; 4.5/3.5/4.5 transverse-scale rows; well developed scale rows present up to pectoral-fin insertion and embedded scale rows present after pectoral-fin insertion up to pelvic-fin insertion (Ref. 96639). Description: Dorsal-fin rays iii, 8; anal-fin rays ii-iii, 5; pectoral-fin rays i, 14-15; Pelvic-fin rays i, 8 (Ref. 96639).
Biology: 
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (124695)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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