International Journal of Zoology Studies

International Journal of Zoology Studies


International Journal of Zoology Studies
International Journal of Zoology Studies
Vol. 6, Issue 4 (2021)

New record of glyptosternoid catfish Glaridoglanis andersonii (Day, 1870) (Telesotei: Sisoridae) from mabung stream, Arunachal Pradesh, India


Kento Kadu, Debangshu Narayan Das

Glaridoglanis andersonii is reported for the first time from Mabung stream, small hill stream tributary of Siang river under Riga circle, Arunachal Pradesh, India. Glaridoglanis andersonii differs from all other Glyptosternoid catfishes in having interrupted post labial groove and narrow gill opening not extend beyond origin of pectoral fin or not extend onto venter. Reporting of this species from Mabung stream of central Arunachal Pradesh India confirmed the south wards range extension of G. andersonii and contribute the knowledge in ichthyofaunal resources of the region.
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Kento Kadu, Debangshu Narayan Das. New record of glyptosternoid catfish Glaridoglanis andersonii (Day, 1870) (Telesotei: Sisoridae) from mabung stream, Arunachal Pradesh, India. International Journal of Zoology Studies, Volume 6, Issue 4, 2021, Pages 28-31
International Journal of Zoology Studies