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genus

Mystus Scopoli, 1777

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Siluriformes - catfish »  family Bagridae - bagrid catfishes

Included taxa

Number of records: 41

species Mystus abbreviatus (Valenciennes, 1840)
species Mystus alasensis Ng & Hadiaty, 2005
species Mystus albolineatus Roberts, 1994
species Mystus ankutta Pethiyagoda, Silva & Maduwage, 2008
species Mystus armatus (Day, 1865) - Kerala Mystus
species Mystus armiger Ng, 2004
species Mystus atrifasciatus Fowler, 1937
species Mystus bimaculatus (Volz, 1904)
species Mystus bleekeri (Day, 1877) - Catfish
species Mystus bocourti (Bleeker, 1864)
species Mystus canarensis Grant, 1999
species Mystus carcio (F. Hamilton, 1822)
species Mystus castaneus Ng, 2002
species Mystus cavasius (Hamilton, 1822) - Gangetic Mystus
species Mystus cineraceus Ng & Kottelat, 2009
species Mystus dalungshanensis Li & Wang, 1979
species Mystus dibrugarensis (Chaudhuri, 1913)
species Mystus falcarius Chakrabarty & Ng, 2005
species Mystus fluviatilis Klein, 1775 inq.
species Mystus gulio (Hamilton, 1822) - Long Whiskers Catfish
species Mystus horai Jayaram, 1954 - Indus Catfish
species Mystus impluviatus Ng, 2003
species Mystus keletius (Valenciennes, 1840)
species Mystus leucophasis (Blyth, 1860) - Asian Upside Down Catfish

Mystus leucophasis - 0000000001 1

species Mystus malabaricus (Jerdon, 1849) - Jerdon's Mystus
species Mystus montanus (Jerdon, 1849) - Wynaad Mystus
species Mystus multiradiatus Roberts, 1992
species Mystus mysticetus Roberts, 1992
species Mystus nigriceps (Valenciennes, 1840) - Twospot Catfish
species Mystus oculatus (Valenciennes, 1840) - Malabar Mystus
species Mystus pelusius (Solander, 1794)
species Mystus pulcher (Chaudhuri, 1911) - Pulcher Mystus
species Mystus punctifer Ng, Wirjoatmodjo & Hadiaty, 2001
species Mystus rhegma Fowler, 1935
species Mystus rufescens (Vinciguerra, 1890) - Meetan Mystus
species Mystus seengtee (Sykes, 1839)
species Mystus singaringan (Bleeker, 1846)
species Mystus spinipectoralis Li & Wang, 1979
species Mystus tengara (Hamilton, 1822)
species Mystus vittatus (Bloch, 1794) - Striped Dwarf Catfish

Mystus vittatus - 0000000001 1

species Mystus wolffii (Bleeker, 1851)

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/2814]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Mystus Scopoli, 1777]
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 Mystus Scopoli, 1777]
Data retrieved on: 13 June 2013

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Taxa (not confirmed) - 8
Names (not confirmed) - 4
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Explanations

extinct taxon

inq. nomen inquirendum - doubtful identity, needs further investigation