Squaliobarbus curriculus (Richardson, 1846)
Barbel chub
Squaliobarbus curriculus
photo by CAFS

 Family:  Cyprinidae (Minnows or carps), subfamily: Squaliobarbinae
 Max. size:  48.8 cm TL (male/unsexed); max.weight: 1,603.0 g
 Environment:  benthopelagic
 Distribution:  Asia: China and Vietnam (Ref. 94476). Reported from the western Korea (Ref. 1441) and Amur River drainage in Russia (Ref. 58298).
 Diagnosis:   
 Biology:  Found in rivers.
 IUCN Red List Status: Data deficient  (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
 Country info:   
 

 Entered by: Binohlan, Crispina B. - 01.06.94
 Modified by: Luna, Susan M. - 27.10.16
 Checked by: Luna, Susan M. - 16.08.94

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