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Botia lohachata

Botia lohachata
Net Loach
Botia lohachata, known by many names but perhaps best as Yoyo Loach, is a species distributed throughout the north and northeastern parts of India, Bangladesh, Nepal and Pakistan. It is found in creeks with rocky, gravel bottoms. 
Botia lohachata grows to a maximum of 11 cm in length and, funnily enough, has a pattern of “Y’s” and “O’s” along its flanks. This species has a sliver-gold, scaleless body. It can be difficult to sex this species, but males are usually slimmer and may display a red colouration around their barbells. The Yoyo Loach has a downward-pointing mouth and four pairs of barbels protruding from its mouth.