Taxon profile


eeltail catfishes
Plotosidae Bleeker, 1858

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

Included taxa

Number of records: 10

genus Anodontiglanis Rendahl, 1922
genus Cnidoglanis Günther, 1864
genus Euristhmus Ogilby, 1899
genus Neosiluroides Allen & Feinberg, 1998
genus Neosilurus Steindachner, 1867
genus Oloplotosus Weber, 1913
genus Paraplotosus Bleeker, 1862
genus Plotosus Lacépède, 1803
genus Porochilus Weber, 1913
genus Tandanus Mitchell, 1838

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [family/366]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Plotosidae]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Australian Faunal Directory [991b4a33-df84-4e52-a6bb-4f74c5984091]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Plotosidae]
Data retrieved on: 19 January 2015
EN Ferraris C. J. (2007): Checklist of catfishes, recent and fossil (Osteichthyes: Siluriformes), and catalogue of siluriform primary types, Zootaxa 1418, 628 pp [as Plotosidae Bleeker, 1858]
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 Plotosidae]
Data retrieved on: 18 June 2013

Data source info

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
[Data retrieved on: 24 May 2007]

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