Euchiloglanis davidi (Sauvage 1874)

Alfred W. Thomson & Lawrence M. Page, 2006, Genera of the Asian Catfish Families Sisoridae and Erethistidae (Teleostei: Siluriformes)., Zootaxa 1345, pp. 1-96 : 65

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Euchiloglanis davidi (Sauvage 1874)


Euchiloglanis davidi (Sauvage 1874)

Chimarrichthys davidi Sauvage 1874   ZBK : 333. Type locality: Yao-Tchy , Tibet, China. Syntypes: BMNH 1923.3.13.1 [ex MNHN] (1), MNHN 6273-74 (3, 3).

Euchiloglanis kishinouyei Kimura 1934   ZBK : 178, pl. 6. Type locality: Kwan-hsien , Szechwan [Sichuan] Prov., China. Holotype: whereabouts unknown.

Distribution: Yangtze drainage, China (Chu, 1981; He, 1995; Fu et. al., 2003). Chaudhuri (1913) reported this species from the Brahmaputra drainage in India. Reported from the Ganges drainage in Nepal as Coraglanis kishinoui (Datta, 1962; Shrestha, 1990).

Remarks: E. kishinouyei   ZBK is considered a synonym of E. davidi following Guo et al., (2004).


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