Osteochilus longidorsalis in India
Point map (Osteochilus longidorsalis) | Occurrence records | Field guide | Gazetteer | Country Species Summary
Main Ref.
Also Ref.
Occurrence endemic
Importance Ref.
Aquaculture Ref.
Regulations Ref.
Freshwater Yes
Brackish No
Saltwater No
Live export
Bait No
Gamefish No
Abundance Ref.

Endemic to Western Ghats (Ref. 50614). Known from the upstreams of Chalakudy River in Western Ghats, Kerala (Ref. 41236). Type locality, Chalakudy River, 26 km upstream of Chalakudy town, near Vettilappara, Kerala (Ref. 26282). Also Ref. 31807, 43640, 79567.

Status of threat: Critically endangered (Ref. 45212).

States/Provinces Complete? No
National Checklist
Country information https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/resources/the-world-factbook/geos/in.html
(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Garilao, Cristina V.
Modified by Casal, Christine Marie V.
Checked by Torres, Armi G.
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