Rita chrysea Day, 1877
photo by JJPhoto

 Family:  Bagridae (Bagrid catfishes)
 Max. size:  19.5 cm TL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  demersal, amphidromous
 Distribution:  Asia: Mahanadi river system in Orissa and Madhya Pradesh, India.
 Diagnosis:   
 Biology:  Occurs in rivers and large streams (Ref. 41236). Spawning occurs during the monsoon months (Ref. 4833).
 IUCN Red List Status:   (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
 Country info:   
 

 Entered by: Torres, Armi G. - 05.08.96
 Modified by: Reyes, Rodolfo B. - 18.07.13
 Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 10.01.03

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