Taxon profile


Rita Bleeker, 1853

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

Included taxa

Number of records: 7

species Rita chrysea Day, 1877 - Mahanadi Rita
species Rita gogra (Sykes, 1839) - Gogra Rita
species Rita kuturnee (Sykes, 1839) - Deccan Rita
species Rita macracanthus Ng, 2004
species Rita rita (Hamilton, 1822) - Catfish
species Rita sacerdotum Anderson, 1879

Fossil taxa

species Rita grandiscutata Lydekker, 1886

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/4049]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Rita Bleeker, 1853]
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 Rita Bleeker, 1854]
Data retrieved on: 13 June 2013

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