Silurichthys schneideri Volz, 1904
photo by Douthwaite, R.

 Family:  Siluridae (Sheatfishes)
 Max. size:  16 cm SL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  demersal; pH range: 6 - 7
 Distribution:  Asia: known only from northern Sumatra in Indonesia, northern Peninsular Malaysia, southern and south-eastern Thailand and southern Cambodia.
 Biology:  Seems to inhabit fast-flowing mountain streams with a sandy or rocky bottom and can be found hiding under rocks.
 IUCN Red List Status:   (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
 Country info:   

 Entered by: Casal, Christine Marie V. - 16.05.96
 Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 23.02.00
 Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 23.02.00

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