Laides hexanema (Bleeker, 1852)
Laides hexanema
photo by FAO

Family:  Ailiidae (Asian schilbeids)
Max. size:  16.5 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal; freshwater, potamodromous
Distribution:  Asia: Malaysia and Indonesia.
Diagnosis:  Anal soft rays: 39-42
Biology:  Found in large rivers and feeds on small fishes (Ref. 56749). Oviparous, eggs are unguarded (Ref. 205).
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 01 September 2018 Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 10.01.96
Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 14.08.19
Checked by: Casal, Christine Marie V. - 10.08.01

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