Metadata

Pangio bhujia

Anoop, Britz, Arjun, Dahanukar and Raghavan 2019

ORDERSUB-ORDERFAMILY
CypriniformesCobitoidei Cobitidae

Synonyms

None.

Country

India

Types

Holotype: BNHS FWF 980 25.4mm SL.

Paratypes: BNHS FWF 981-990 (10 specimens) 22.1mm-26.4mm SL.

Distribution

Known only from the type locality: a 6m deep well at Cherinjal, Kozhikode District, Kerala State, India (11°17’42”N, 75°52’7”E, altitude 40m).

Conservation Status

TLO [NE]

Key References

Anoop, V.K., Britz, R., Arjun, C.P., Dahanukar, N. and Raghavan, R. Journal Article 2019 Pangio bhujia, a new, peculiar species of miniature subterranean eel loach lacking dorsal and pelvic fins from India (Teleostei: Cobitidae)