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Scientific Name Tachysurus emarginatus  (Regan, 1913)
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Type Locality Kia-tiang-fu, Sze Chuen [Sichuan] Province, China.
Synonym(s) Leiocassis emarginatus, Liocassis emarginatus, Pseudobagrus emarginatus
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Identification Tachysurus can be identified by an extrascapular without a laterosensory canal, and a pterotic with a broad lateral laminar expansion. It is among the most speciose catfish groups in East Asia and its members inhabit habitats ranging from fast-flowing hillstreams to large rivers.
Sexing Males have an elongate genital papilla in front of the anal fin.
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Distribution
China Waters, Sichuan Waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Series 8) v. 11 (no. 66), pp 553.
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