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|Scientific Name||Rhyacoglanis varii|
|Etymology||Rhyacoglanis, from the Greek rhyax = torrent + glanis = catfish; indicating a catfish inhabiting running waters in reference to the habitat of the genus. Gender masculine.|
|Identification||Rhyacoglanis is distinguished from other Pseudopimelodidae by three synapomorphies: presence of a light blotch on the cheek; a connection between the middle of the dark caudal-fin stripe and the dark caudal-peduncle pigmentation; and 30-35 total vertebrae.|
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|IUCN Red List Category||Not Evaluated|
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|Last Update||2023 Feb 19 20:31 (species record created: 2023 Feb 19 20:31)|