Taxon profile


Brown Sea Catfish
Sciades dowii (Gill, 1863)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Siluriformes - catfish »  family Ariidae - sea catfishes »  genus Sciades

Scientific synonyms

Leptarius dowii Gill, 1863
Sciadeichthys dowii (Gill, 1863)
Selenaspis dowii (Gill, 1863)
Tachisurus dowii (Gill, 1863)
Hexanematichthys dowii (Gill, 1863)
Galeichthys dowii (Gill, 1863)
Arius dowi (Gill, 1863)
Arius dowii (Gill, 1863)
Arius alatus Steindachner, 1877
Arius dovii (Gill, 1863)

Least Concern LC

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [13494]

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 Sciades dowii (Gill, 1863)]
Data retrieved on: 14 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 Hexanematichthys dowii (Gill, 1863)]
Data retrieved on: 18 June 2013

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