Glyptothorax gracilis (G√ľnther, 1864)
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 Family:  Sisoridae (Sisorid catfishes), subfamily: Glyptosterninae
 Max. size:  12.7 cm SL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  benthopelagic; pH range: 8
 Distribution:  Asia: Sikkim and Nepal Himalayas through Kumaon and Garhwal to Yumana basin in Himachal Pradesh, India.
 Biology:  Inhabits pool and run areas of mountain streams (Ref. 12045). Collected in a large river with high, turbid monsoon flow and with diverse substrate consisting of sand, mud, gravel, pebble, cobble, and boulders (Ref. 85713).
 IUCN Red List Status: Data deficient  (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
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 Entered by: Torres, Armi G. - 09.08.96
 Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 15.02.16
 Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 01.10.96

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