Garra rupecula (McClelland, 1839)

Family:  Cyprinidae (Minnows or carps), subfamily: Labeoninae
Max. size:  6.45 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater
Distribution:  Asia: Manipur and Mishmi hills in Arunachal Pradesh, India.
Biology:  Found in mountain streams (Ref. 41236).
IUCN Red List Status: Near Threatened (NT); Date assessed: 08 October 2009 Ref. (126983)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:  Known from Melamchi, Tamakoshi, Dudhkoshi, Sunkoshi and Trisuli rivers (Ref. 85009).

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