Taxon profile


Bagrus Bosc, 1816

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

Scientific synonyms

Porcus Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1808

Included taxa

Number of records: 15

species Bagrus affinis Jerdon, 1849 inq.
species Bagrus agricolus Jerdon, 1849 inq.
species Bagrus auratus Hyrtl, 1859
species Bagrus bajad (Forsskål, 1775)
species Bagrus caeruleus Roberts & Stewart, 1976
species Bagrus degeni Boulenger, 1906
species Bagrus docmak (Forsskål, 1775) - Cat-fish
species Bagrus filamentosus Pellegrin, 1924
species Bagrus lubosicus Lönnberg, 1924
species Bagrus meridionalis Günther, 1894 - Kampoyo
species Bagrus orientalis Boulenger, 1902
species Bagrus ramentosus Müller & Troschel, 1849
species Bagrus ubangensis Boulenger, 1902
species Bagrus urostigma Vinciguerra, 1895

Fossil taxa

species Bagrus shuwaiensis Forey & Young, 1999

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/491]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Bagrus Bosc, 1816]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Ferraris C. J. (2007): Checklist of catfishes, recent and fossil (Osteichthyes: Siluriformes), and catalogue of siluriform primary types, Zootaxa 1418, 628 pp [as Bagrus Bosc, 1816]
Data retrieved on: 13 June 2013

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inq. nomen inquirendum - doubtful identity, needs further investigation

extinct taxon