Genus: Pethia Meegas kumbura and Maduwage
Last unbranched dorsal fin ray stiff, serrated; rostral barbels absent; maxillary barbels absent or minute; a black blotch on the caudal peduncle; and frequently, black blotches, spots or bars on the side of the body.
Diagnosis: Snout rounded, 10-11 pored lateral line scales. A round to horizontally ovate blotch covering scales 20-22.
Distribution: Torsa (Chukha)
Altitude: 195 MASL