IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Range Description

Heteropneustes fossilis is recorded from South and Southeast Asia: Pakistan, India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Thailand and Laos (Eschmeyer and Fricke 2009). It is introduced in Iran and Iraq. Records from India include the Andaman Island and Uttar Pradesh (Dehra Dun, Nainital).


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