Pseudohemiculter dispar (Peters, 1881)
Pseudohemiculter dispar
photo by CAFS

Family:  Xenocyprididae (East Asian minnows)
Max. size:  29.1 cm TL (male/unsexed); max.weight: 153.7 g
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater; brackish
Distribution:  Asia: Mekong and Nam Ma basins in Laos; central and northern Viet Nam and southern China.
Diagnosis:  Belly with keel between anal and pelvic origin; 15-17 branched anal rays; last simple dorsal ray ossified (Ref. 43281).
Biology:  Maximum length reaches up to at least 21.5 cm SL (Ref. 43281).
IUCN Red List Status: Vulnerable (VU); Date assessed: 01 March 2007 (A2ce) Ref. (124695)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Torres, Armi G. - 27.01.00
Modified by: Luna, Susan M. - 27.10.16
Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 23.09.02

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