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Acantopsis spectabilis  (Blyth, 1860)

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Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Cypriniformes (Carps) > Cobitidae (Loaches) > Cobitinae
Etymology: Acantopsis: Greek, akantha = thorn + Greek, ops = similar (Ref. 45335).

Issue
This species has no status in Eschmeyer (CofF ver. Jan. 2012: Ref. 89336). Please send references or more studies are needed.

Environment / Climate / Range Ecology

Freshwater; demersal.   Tropical, preferred ?

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Asia: Ayeyarwaddy and Mekong drainages in Myanmar. May have a wider distribution in adjacent countries.

Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 30.0 cm NG male/unsexed; (Ref. 94495)

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

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IUCN, 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.2. IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species.. Downloaded in November 2011. (Ref. 89450)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

CITES (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




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