Overview

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Biology

Inhabits rivers with mud or sand substrate (Ref. 79815).
  • Pethiyagoda, R., A. Silva and K. Maduwage 2008 Mystus ankutta, a new catfish from Sri Lanka (Teleostei: Bagridae). Ichthyol. Explor. Freshwat. 19(3):233-242. (Ref. 79815)
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Distribution

Southwestern Sri Lanka.
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Asia: lower regions (
  • Pethiyagoda, R., A. Silva and K. Maduwage 2008 Mystus ankutta, a new catfish from Sri Lanka (Teleostei: Bagridae). Ichthyol. Explor. Freshwat. 19(3):233-242. (Ref. 79815)
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Physical Description

Size

Max. size

7.9 cm SL (male/unsexed; (Ref. 79815))
  • Pethiyagoda, R., A. Silva and K. Maduwage 2008 Mystus ankutta, a new catfish from Sri Lanka (Teleostei: Bagridae). Ichthyol. Explor. Freshwat. 19(3):233-242. (Ref. 79815)
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

demersal; freshwater
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
  • IUCN 2006 2006 IUCN red list of threatened species. www.iucnredlist.org. Downloaded July 2006.
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