|Scientific Name:||Pethia nankyweensis Kullander, 2008|
Puntius nankyweensis Kullander, 2008
|Taxonomic Source(s):||Eschmeyer, W.N. (ed.). 2015. Catalog of Fishes. Updated 7 January 2015. Available at: http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp. (Accessed: 7 January 2015).|
|Taxonomic Notes:||Kullander (2008) described Puntius nankyweensis from Myanmar and placed under the P. conchonius species group. Kullander and Britz (2008) considered it as valid species.|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Data Deficient ver 3.1|
|Reviewer(s):||Barbhuiya, A.H., Juffe Bignoli, D., Rema Devi, K.R., Dahanukar, N., Chaudhry, S. & Vishwanath, W.|
Pethia nankyweensis is thought to have a restricted range. Although it is known only from four locations near Myitkyina in Myanmar, where its total extent of occurrence is approximately 6,000 km², more research needed to determine its real distribution, population structure, and threats are needed to make a proper assessment. It is therefore listed as Data Deficient.
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|Range Description:||The species is known only from small streams near Myitkyina, Myanmar.|
Native:Myanmar (Myanmar (mainland))
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There is no information on the population and its trends for this species.
|Current Population Trend:||Unknown|
|Habitat and Ecology:|
This species inhabits small streams.
|Continuing decline in area, extent and/or quality of habitat:||Unknown|
|Use and Trade:||
There is no information available.
There is no threat information available.
More research into distribution, biology, population, trends and threats are required.
|Citation:||Singh, L. 2015. Pethia nankyweensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2015: e.T168561A70229280.Downloaded on 19 November 2017.|
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