Barbodes tras Herre, 1926
photo by Escudero, P.T.

Family:  Cyprinidae (Minnows or carps), subfamily: Smiliogastrinae
Max. size:  12.6 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater
Distribution:  Asia: endemic to Lake Lanao, Mindanao, Philippines
Diagnosis:  Dorsal spines (total): 4-4; Dorsal soft rays (total): 18-18; Anal spines: 3-3; Anal soft rays: 6-6. Preserved color dusky gray dorsally, whitish below; snout bluish black; dorsal rays dusky, caudal yellow, other fins colorless. Very large and broad head; large snout with 3 bony humps near its tip; large mouth. 13 scales between nape and dorsal; 3 scales between ventral and lateral line. Minute white tubercles on snout and top of head.
IUCN Red List Status: Critically Endangered (CR); Date assessed: 01 August 1996 (A1ce) Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Capuli, Estelita Emily - 26.03.92
Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 21.01.14
Checked by: Palomares, Maria Lourdes D. - 17.03.94

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