Pristolepis grootii (Bleeker, 1852)
Indonesian leaffish
photo by JJPhoto

 Family:  Pristolepididae ()
 Max. size:  18.4 cm TL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  benthopelagic
 Distribution:  Asia: Sumatra, Borneo, Bangka, and Belitung in Indonesia. Also reported from Sarawak, Borneo in Malaysia (Ref. 57780) and Thailand (Ref. 57235).
 Biology:  Inhabits lowland streams and peats (Ref. 57235).
 IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated  (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
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 Entered by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 12.08.94
 Modified by: Bailly, Nicolas - 29.10.12
 Checked by: Casal, Christine Marie V. - 09.08.96

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