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Asiatic Knifefish
Notopterus notopterus (Pallas, 1769)

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

Scientific synonyms

Clupea synura Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Gymnotus notopterus Pallas, 1769
Mystus badgee Sykes, 1839
Mystus kapirat (Lacépède, 1800)
Notopterus bontianus Valenciennes, 1848
Notopterus kapirat Lacépède, 1800
Notopterus kopirot Lacépède, 1800
Notopterus osmani Rahimullah & Das, 1991
Notopterus pallasii Valenciennes, 1848
Notopterus primaevus Günther, 1876

Other names

= Bronze Featherback
= Common Knife Fish
= Feather Back

IUCN category:Least Concern
[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/18065]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Notopterus notopterus (Pallas, 1769)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [7990]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase [http://www.fishbase.org]
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [166433]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [http://www.iucnredlist.org/] [as Notopterus notopterus (Pallas, 1769)]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2001): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 2. Nozdratí (Sarcopterygii), paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii) /mnohoploutví (Polypteriformes) – bezostní (Clupeiformes), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 64 pp. [as Notopterus notopterus (Pallas, 1769)]
Data retrieved on: 5 June 2013

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