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species

Duckbill Catfish
Sorubim lima (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

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

Scientific synonyms

Silurus lima Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Platystoma lima (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Silurus gerupensis Natterer, 1858
Sorubim infraoculare Spix, 1829
Sorubim latirostris Miranda-Ribeiro, 1920
Platystoma luceri Weyenbergh, 1877

Images

Sorubim lima - Duckbill Catfish

Author: Klaus Rudloff

Sorubim lima - Duckbill Catfish

Author: Jo Kuyken

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [12144]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase [http://www.fishbase.org]
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/25438]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Sorubim lima (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Ferraris C. J. (2007): Checklist of catfishes, recent and fossil (Osteichthyes: Siluriformes), and catalogue of siluriform primary types, Zootaxa 1418, 628 pp [as Sorubim lima (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)]
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 Sorubim lima (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 18 June 2013
EN Veríssimo, S.; C. S. Pavanelli; H. A. Britski; M. M. M. Moreira. (2005): Fish, Manso Reservior region of influence, Rio Paraguai basin, Mato Grosso State, Brazil., Check List 1(1):1-9PDF [as Sorubim lima (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)]

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