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|Scientific Name||Encheloclarias baculum Ng & Lim, 1993|
|Type Locality||Probably Kalimantan Barat, Sambas, Borneo, Indonesia.|
|Pronunciation||en che low klar ee ass.|
|Etymology||Greek, enchelys, = eel + see under Clarias|
|Size||57mm or 2.2" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Identification||Catfishes of the genus Encheloclarias are restricted to the blackwater habitats of Sundaic Southeast Asia. They are the most poorly-known of Asian clariid catfishes and are easily distinguished from Asian Clarias by the presence of a moderately long adipose fin that is not supported by extensions of the neural spines.|
|Sexing||In ventral view especially, females are much broader in the body than males of equal age and rearing practices.|
Pacific, Greater Sunda Island Rivers, Borneo Waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|IUCN Red List Category||Endangered, range map and more is available on the IUCN species page. Last assessed 2018.|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|Reference||Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters v. 4 (no. 1), pp 27, Fig. 5.|
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|Last Update||2023 Mar 12 19:40 (species record created: 2017 Nov 27 14:19)|