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Schistura striata[1] is a species of stone loach endemic to India where it occurs in Kerala and Karnataka. This fish grows to a length of 5 centimetres (2.0 in) SL.[2]

Schistura striata
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Nemacheilidae
Genus: Schistura
S. striata
Binomial name
Schistura striata
(F. Day, 1867)


  1. ^ Kottelat, M. (2012): Conspectus cobitidum: an inventory of the loaches of the world (Teleostei: Cypriniformes: Cobitoidei). The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, Suppl. No. 26: 1-199.
  2. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2012). "Longischistura striata" in FishBase. December 2012 version.