Taxon profile


Clarias anguillaris (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Siluriformes - catfish »  family Clariidae - airbreathing or labyrinth catfishes »  genus Clarias

Scientific synonyms

Clarias anguillaris nigeriensis Pellegrin, 1923
Clarias budgetti Boulenger, 1900
Clarias hasselquistii Valenciennes, 1840
Clarias parvimanus Günther, 1864
Clarias senegalensis Valenciennes, 1840
Macropteronotus anguillaris (non Linnaeus, 1758)
Macropteronotus charmuth Lacépède, 1803
Silurus anguillaris Linnaeus, 1758

IUCN category:Least Concern
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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [376]

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 Clarias anguillaris (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 13 June 2013
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [182189]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Clarias anguillaris (Linnaeus, 1758)]
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 Clarias anguillaris (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 18 June 2013

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