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species

Mekong Giant Catfish
Pangasianodon gigas Chevey, 1931

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Siluriformes - catfish »  family Pangasiidae - pangasid catfishes »  genus Pangasianodon

Scientific synonyms

Pangasius gigas (Chevey, 1931)
Pangasius paucidens Fang & Chaux, 1949

IUCN category:Critically Endangered
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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/30969]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Pangasianodon gigas Chevey, 1931]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [6192]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase [http://www.fishbase.org]
EN Ferraris C. J. (2007): Checklist of catfishes, recent and fossil (Osteichthyes: Siluriformes), and catalogue of siluriform primary types, Zootaxa 1418, 628 pp [as Pangasianodon gigas Chevey, 1931]
Data retrieved on: 13 June 2013
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [15944]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [http://www.iucnredlist.org/] [as Pangasianodon gigas Chevey, 1931]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
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 Pangasius gigas (Chevey, 1931)]
Data retrieved on: 18 June 2013

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