Taxon profile


airbreathing or labyrinth catfishes
Clariidae Bonaparte, 1844

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Siluriformes - catfish

Included taxa

Number of records: 18

genus Bathyclarias Jackson, 1959
genus Channallabes Günther, 1873
genus Clariallabes Boulenger, 1900
genus Clarias Scopoli, 1777
genus Dinotopterus Boulenger, 1906
genus Dolichallabes Poll, 1942
genus Encheloclarias Myers, 1937
genus Gymnallabes Günther, 1867
genus Heterobranchus Geoffroy Saint-Hilarie, 1808
genus Horaglanis Menon, 1950
genus Macropteronotus Lacépède, 1803
genus Phagorus MacClelland, 1844
genus Platyallabes Poll, 1977
genus Platyclarias Poll, 1977
genus Pseudotanganikallabes Wright, 2017
genus Tanganikallabes Poll, 1943
genus Uegitglanis Gianferrari, 1923
genus Xenoclarias Greenwood, 1958

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [114518]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Clariidae Bonaparte, 1846]
Data retrieved on: 11 February 2020
EN Ferraris C. J. (2007): Checklist of catfishes, recent and fossil (Osteichthyes: Siluriformes), and catalogue of siluriform primary types, Zootaxa 1418, 628 pp [as Clariidae Bonaparte, 1846]
Data retrieved on: 13 June 2013
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2004): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 4. Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii), kostnatí (Neopterygii) – trnobřiší (Characiformes), nahohřbetí (Gymnotiformes), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 171 pp. [as Clariidae]
Data retrieved on: 18 June 2013
EN Sheiko B.A. (2013): On family-group names of extant fishes and fish-like vertebrates of the world, Explorations of the fauna of the seas. St. Petersburg: Zoological Institute RAS. Vol. 74 (82). P. 1–204. [as Clariidae Bonaparte, 1844]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2019

Data source info

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase
[Data retrieved on: 06 May 2007]

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