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species

Amur Catfish
Silurus asotus Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Siluriformes - catfish »  family Siluridae - sheatfishes »  genus Silurus

Scientific synonyms

Parasilurus asotus asotus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Parasilurus asotus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Silurus bedfordi Regan, 1908
Silurus cinereus Dabry de Thiersant, 1872
Silurus dahuricus Pallas, 1787
Silurus dauuricus Pallas, 1787
Silurus japonicus Temminck & Schlegel, 1846
Parasilurus japonicus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)
Parasilurus longus Wu, 1930

Other names

= Far Eastern Catfish
= Chinese Catfish

Least Concern LC

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [6566]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase [http://www.fishbase.org]
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/25212]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Silurus asotus Linnaeus, 1758]
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 Silurus asotus Linnaeus, 1758]
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 Silurus asotus Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 18 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 Parasilurus longus Wu, 1930]
Data retrieved on: 18 June 2013

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