Gastromyzon lepidogaster

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Gastromyzon lepidogaster
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Gastromyzontidae
Genus: Gastromyzon
Species: G. lepidogaster
Binomial name
Gastromyzon lepidogaster
T. R. Roberts, 1982

Gastromyzon lepidogaster is a species of river loach (family Balitoridae[2][3] or Gastromyzontidae,[4] depending on the source). It is endemic to northern Borneo.[1][3] It inhabits riffles and grows to 10.2 cm (4.0 in) standard length.[3]


  1. ^ a b Jenkins, A., Kullander, F.F. & Tan, H.H. (2009). "Gastromyzon lepidogaster". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2009: e.T169533A6643656. Retrieved 3 July 2016. 
  2. ^ Eschmeyer, W. N., R. Fricke, and R. van der Laan (eds) (1 July 2016). "Catalog of Fishes". California Academy of Sciences. Retrieved 3 July 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2016). "Gastromyzon lepidogaster" in FishBase. January 2016 version.
  4. ^ Kottelat, M. (2012). "Conspectus cobitidum: an inventory of the loaches of the world (Teleostei: Cypriniformes: Cobitoidei)" (PDF). Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. Suppl. 26: 1–199. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2013-02-11.