Poropuntius lobocheiloides Kottelat, 2000

Family:  Cyprinidae (Minnows or carps), subfamily: Cyprininae
Max. size:  13.8 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater
Distribution:  Asia: Xe Nam Noi of the Mekong basin in Laos.
Diagnosis:  Dorsal soft rays (total): 8-8. Lower jaw sheath thickened and broad, with a sharp edge; lower lip restricted to corner of mouth; 16-17 predorsal scales (Ref. 36949). Mouth almost straight, very wide, width equal to head width at mouth level; elongate body, depth 4 times in SL (Ref. 43281).
IUCN Red List Status: Endangered (EN); Date assessed: 11 November 2011 (B1ab(i,iii,v)) Ref. (126983)
Threat to humans:  harmless

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