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Chitala Fowler, 1934

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Osteoglossiformes »  family Notopteridae - knifefishes or featherbacks

Included taxa

Number of records: 6

species Chitala blanci (d'Aubenton, 1965) - Indochina Featherback

Chitala blanci

species Chitala borneensis (Bleeker, 1851)
species Chitala chitala (Hamilton, 1822) - Clown Knifefish

Chitala chitala

species Chitala hypselonotus (Bleeker, 1852)
species Chitala lopis (Bleeker, 1851) - Giant Featherback
species Chitala ornata (Gray, 1831) - Clown Featherback

Chitala ornata

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/2088]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Chitala Fowler, 1934]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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