Classification / Names
Common names | Synonyms | Catalog of Fishes (gen., sp.) | ITIS | CoL | WoRMS | Cloffa
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Freshwater; demersal; depth range 1 - ? m (Ref. 33004). Tropical
Asia: presently known only from the type locality in the Kapuas basin in western Borneo, Indonesia.
Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 4.4 cm SL male/unsexed; (Ref. 33004)
Morphology | Morphometrics
soft rays: 8. Color pattern consists of 6-7 oblique bars, each with a dark posterior margin and a fainter, irregular anterior margin; pectoral fin with 5 simple and 11-12 branched rays, pelvic fin with 2 simple and 8 branched rays, 39-40 + 1-2 scales on lateral line, scales with low keels, and pelvic-fin origin slightly in front of dorsal-fin origin.
Inhabits upland, fast flowing steams, among gravel (Ref. 56749). Taken at depths greater than 60 cm in riffles of a large stream, about 20 m wide flowing through a degraded hill forest. Other fish captured with this species and in similar habitat type include Acrochordonichthys melanogaster, Akysis fuscus, Glyptothoax 'major', Neogastromyzon nieuwenhuisii, Gastromyzon punctulatus, Homaloptera nebulosa, H. stephensoni, H. zollingeri and H. ophiolepis (Ref. 33004).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Kottelat, M., 1998. Homaloptera yuwonoi, a new species of hillstream loach from Borneo, with a new generic name for H. thamicola (Teleostei: Balitoridae). Ichthyol. Explor. Freshwat. 9(3):267-272. (Ref. 33004)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 123251)
CITES (Ref. 123416)
Threat to humans
Common namesSynonymsMetabolismPredatorsEcotoxicologyReproductionMaturitySpawningSpawning aggregationFecundityEggsEgg development
ReferencesAquacultureAquaculture profileStrainsGeneticsAllele frequenciesHeritabilityDiseasesProcessingMass conversion
Estimates based on models
Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805
= 0.5002 [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high].
Bayesian length-weight: a=0.00537 (0.00222 - 0.01301), b=3.07 (2.86 - 3.28), in cm total length, based on LWR estimates for this (Sub)family-body shape (Ref. 93245
Trophic level (Ref. 69278
): 3.3 ±0.4 se; based on size and trophs of closest relatives
Vulnerability (Ref. 59153
): Low vulnerability (10 of 100) .