Schistura polytaenia

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Schistura polytaenia
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Nemacheilidae
Genus: Schistura
S. polytaenia
Binomial name
Schistura polytaenia
(S. Q. Zhu, 1982)[2]

Nemacheilus polytaenia S. Q. Zhu, 1982

Schistura polytaenia is a species of ray-finned fish, a stone loach, in the genus Schistura.[3] It has only been recorded at its type locality a stream in Tengchong County in Yunnan which is part of the Irrawaddy River system.[1]


  1. ^ a b Devi, R. A; Boguskaya, N. (2009). "Schistura polytaenia". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2009: e.T169647A6660926. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2009-2.RLTS.T169647A6660926.en. Downloaded on 21 January 2018.
  2. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2017). "Schistura polytaenia" in FishBase. October 2017 version.
  3. ^ Kottelat, M. (2012). "Conspectus_cobitidum.pdf Conspectus cobitidum: an inventory of the loaches of the world (Teleostei: Cypriniformes: Cobitoidei)" (PDF). The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. Supplement No. 26: 1–199.