Classification / Names
Common names | Synonyms | Catalog of Fishes (gen., sp.) | ITIS | CoL | WoRMS | Cloffa
Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Cypriniformes
(Carps) > Cyprinidae
(Minnows or carps) > Cultrinae
Etymology: Sinibrama: Latin, sino, sina = from China + old French breme, bresme, a fresh water fish; 1460 (Ref. 45335); longianalis: Derived from the Latin longus (long) and analis (anal fin), meaning a long anal-fin base.
Environment / Climate / Range
Freshwater; benthopelagic. Subtropical
Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 17.2 cm SL male/unsexed; (Ref. 55894)
Morphology | Morphometrics
Can be distinguished from all other congeners by having the following combination of character: last simple dorsal-fin ray well-ossified; a snout shorter than eye diameter; lateral line scales 56-64; circumpeduncular scales 18-21; eye diameter 27.1-31.6% HL; anal fin with 24-28 branched rays; originating opposite to or slightly in advance of posterior end of dorsal-fin base, basal length 27.0-31.1% SL; pectoral fin reaching to or slightly beyond pelvic-fin insertion (Ref. 55894).
Asia: Wu Jiang of the upper Yangtze River basin in Guizhou, China.
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Xie, Z.-G., C.-X. Xie and E. Zhang, 2003. Sinibrama longianalis, a new cyprinid species (Pisces: Teleostei) from the upper Yangtze River basin in Guizhou, China. Raffles Bull. Zool. 51(2):403-411. (Ref. 55894)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 96402)
CITES (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
Common namesSynonymsMetabolismPredatorsEcotoxicologyReproductionMaturitySpawningFecundityEggsEgg development
ReferencesAquacultureAquaculture profileStrainsGeneticsAllele frequenciesHeritabilityDiseasesProcessingMass conversion
Estimates of some properties based on models
Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805
= 0.5156 [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high].
Bayesian length-weight: a=0.00933 (0.00332 - 0.02623), b=3.02 (2.77 - 3.27), based on LWR estimates for this Subfamily-body shape (Ref. 93245
Trophic Level (Ref. 69278
): 3.2 ±0.4 se; Based on size and trophs of closest relatives
Resilience (Ref. 69278
): Medium, minimum population doubling time 1.4 - 4.4 years (Preliminary K or Fecundity.).
Vulnerability (Ref. 59153
): Low to moderate vulnerability (32 of 100) .