Barbodes kuchingensis

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Barbodes kuchingensis
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Not evaluated (IUCN 3.1)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Genus: Barbodes
Species: B. kuchingensis
Binomial name
Barbodes kuchingensis
(Herre, 1940)
  • Puntius kuchingensis Herre, 1940

Barbodes kuchingensis[1] is a species of cyprinid fish native to Indonesia where it occurs in the Kapuas River basin and Malaysia where it is known from Sarawak. It prefers sandy or rocky pools in clear foothill and forest streams.[2]


  1. ^ Kottelat, M. (2013): The Fishes of the Inland Waters of Southeast Asia: A Catalogue and Core Bibliography of the Fishes Known to Occur in Freshwaters, Mangroves and Estuaries. Archived December 2, 2013, at the Wayback Machine. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, 2013, Supplement No. 27: 1–663.
  2. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2013). "Puntius kuchingensis" in FishBase. October 2013 version.