Neostethus lankesteri Regan, 1916
photo by Noren, M.

Family:  Phallostethidae (Priapiumfishes)
Max. size:  3 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater; brackish
Distribution:  Asia: Indonesia, Malaya, Singapore, Thailand (Ref. 94697).
Biology:  Fertilization is internal and eggs are attached to the substrate via adhesive filaments (Ref. 43413).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Casal, Christine Marie V. - 07.08.96
Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 10.08.04

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