Taxon profile


Garua Bachcha
Clupisoma garua (Hamilton, 1822)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Siluriformes - catfish »  family Schilbeidae - schilbeid catfishes »  genus Clupisoma

Scientific synonyms

Silurus garua Hamilton, 1822
Schilbeichthys garua (Hamilton, 1822)
Schilbe garua (Hamilton, 1822)
Pseudeutropius garua (Hamilton, 1822)
Silurus argentata Swainson, 1839
Clupisoma argentata (Swainson, 1839)
Clupisoma gaura (Hamilton, 1822)
Clupisoma qarua (Hamilton, 1822)

Other names

= Guarchcha

Least Concern LC

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [10148]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
EN Ferraris C. J. (2007): Checklist of catfishes, recent and fossil (Osteichthyes: Siluriformes), and catalogue of siluriform primary types, Zootaxa 1418, 628 pp [as Clupisoma garua (Hamilton, 1822)]
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 Clupisoma garua (Hamilton, 1822)]
Data retrieved on: 18 June 2013

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