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PATUNG

 

 

Family

Nandidae

Local Name

Patung / kepar

Scientific Name

Pristolepis fasciatus

Morphology

Eight to twelve cross bands are present on the body. Dark brown in colour.

Biology

Mode of reproduction not known. Feeds on insects and plants matter.

Distribution

Rarely found

Economic Importance

Could become a potential ornamental fish in the aquarium trade.


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