Pseudolaguvia ribeiroi (Hora, 1921)
Painted catfish
Pseudolaguvia ribeiroi
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Family:  Sisoridae (Sisorid catfishes), subfamily: Sisorinae
Max. size:  10 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater
Distribution:  Asia: India and Nepal. Reported from Bangladesh (Ref. 1479).
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Inhabits pool and run areas of swift streams (Ref. 12045). Found in mountain rapids (Ref. 41236).
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 12 October 2009 Ref. (124695)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:   
 

Entered by: Torres, Armi G. - 12.08.96
Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 23.09.05
Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 01.10.96

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