Gastromyzon borneensis Günther, 1874
photo by Nugraha, S.

Family:  Gastromyzontidae (Hillstream loaches)
Max. size:  10 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic
Distribution:  Asia: northern Borneo.
Biology:  Inhabits bottom of swift-flowing water. Feeds on small invertebrates, algae and detritus from the bottom.
IUCN Red List Status: Near Threatened (NT); Date assessed: 30 December 2018 (B1ab(i,ii,iii)+2ab(i,ii,iii)) Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Casal, Christine Marie V. - 02.05.96
Modified by: Bailly, Nicolas - 14.08.19

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