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Scientific Name Tachysurus sinyanensis  (Fu, 1935)
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Type Locality Szewangshan, Sinyang [Xinyang], southern Honan [Henan], China.
Synonym(s) Leiocassis sinyanensis, Leiocassis sinyangensis, Pseudobagrus sinyanensis
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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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IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Bulletin of the Fan Memorial Institute of Biology, Peiping (Zoology Series) v. 6 (no. 4), pp 178, Fig. 1.
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