Taxon profile


Leiarius arekaima (Jardine & Schomburgk in Schomburgk, 1841)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Siluriformes - catfish »  family Pimelodidae - long-whiskered catfishes »  genus Leiarius

Scientific synonyms

Pimelodus arekaima Jardine & Schomburgk, 1841
Rhamdia arekaima (Jardine & Schomburgk, 1841)

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [47830]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
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 Leiarius arekaima (Jardine & Schomburgk in Schomburgk, 1841)]
Data retrieved on: 18 June 2013

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