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Scientific Name Tachysurus hoi  (Pellegrin & Fang, 1940)
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Type Locality Fou-Tcheou, Liao-Toung, China.
Synonym(s) Aoria hoi, Pelteobagrus hoi
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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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China Waters, Fujian coastal 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 Bulletin de la Société Zoologique de France v. 64 (no. 6), pp 341, Fig. 2.
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Last Update 2024 Jul 10 11:36 (species record created: 2024 Jul 01 15:40)