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Pillaia kachinica Kullander, Britz & Fang, 2000

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Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Synbranchiformes (Spiny eels) > Chaudhuriidae (Spineless eels)
Etymology: Pillaia: Vernacular name from Burmah;  kachinica: The species epithet, kachinica, is an adjective referring to the location of the type locality in the Kachin State, Myanmar.  More on authors: Kullander, Britz & Fang.

Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range Ecology

Freshwater; demersal; pH range: 6.5 - ?.   Tropical; 22°C - ? (Ref. 37790)

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Asia: small streams tributaries of the Ayeyarwaddy close to Myitkyina, northern Myanmar.

Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 6.1 cm SL male/unsexed; (Ref. 37790)

Short description Morphology | Morphometrics

Dorsal soft rays (total): 43-44; Anal soft rays: 45 - 46; Vertebrae: 73 - 74. Single bony element representing the premaxilla and maxilla in the upper jaw; dorsal fin rays 43-44; anal fin rays 45-46; and total vertebrae 73-74

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Inhabits moderate to fast flowing clear water with aquatic vegetation with mud mixed with small stones bottom.

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Kullander, S.O., R. Britz and F. Fang, 2000. Pillaia kachinica, a new chaudhuriid fish from Myanmar, with observations on the genus Garo (Teleostei: Chaudhuriidae). Ichthyol. Explor. Freshwat. 11(4):327-334. (Ref. 37790)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 119314)

  Data deficient (DD) ; Date assessed: 24 March 2010

CITES (Ref. 115941)

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless





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Estimates of some properties based on models

Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805):  PD50 = 0.7510   [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high].
Bayesian length-weight: a=0.00102 (0.00046 - 0.00225), b=3.06 (2.88 - 3.24), in cm Total Length, based on all LWR estimates for this body shape (Ref. 93245).
Trophic Level (Ref. 69278):  3.2   ±0.4 se; Based on size and trophs of closest relatives
Resilience (Ref. 69278):  High, minimum population doubling time less than 15 months ().
Vulnerability (Ref. 59153):  Low vulnerability (10 of 100) .