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Plotosus anguillaris

(Bloch 1794)

Plotosus anguillaris was originally described as Platystacus anguillaris by Bloch in 1794. It belongs to the family Plotosidae. It is found in Brackish and Salt water.
Species   anguillaris
AuthorWI   Bloch [M. E.]
AuthorNI   Bloch
Qualification   ---
Year   1794
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Siluriformes Siluriformes
Family   Plotosidae
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Genus   Plotosus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Siluriformes
Family   Plotosidae
Genus   Plotosus
Original Name   Platystacus        
Taxon Name   anguillaris
Original Combination   Platystacus anguillaris
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Platystacus anguillaris
OriginalSubGenus   Platystacus
Original Author   Bloch
Original AuthorWI   Bloch [M. E.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1794
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   No locality [Tharangambadi, India].
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Paepke 1999:116 [ref. 24282], Ferraris 2007:350 [ref. 29155].
Primary Code   ---
Primary Type   ZMB 3078
Page   61
Illustrations   Pl. 373 (figs. 1, 2)

SubSpecies AuthorWI   ---
Qualification SS   ---

Original QualificationSS   ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI   ---

Current Genus Species   Plotosus lineatus
Current Species   lineatus
Current Genus   Plotosus
Current AuthorWI   Thunberg [C. P.]
Current AuthorNI   Thunberg
Current Year   1787
Current Family   Plotosidae
Current Subfamily  
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Water   Brackish and Salt water
Distribution   ---

Current Summary   Synonym of Plotosus lineatus  (Thunberg 1787). Plotosidae.
Name History   • Valid as Plotosus anguillaris  (Bloch 1794) -- (Ni & Wu in Kuang et al. 1986:170 [ref. 26639] dated 1797, Wu & Zhong in Pan et al. 1991:293 [ref. 23876], Dai in Chu et al. 1999:190 [ref. 24534]). • Synonym of Plotosus lineatus  (Thunberg 1787) -- (Dor 1984:51 [ref. 29757], Taylor & Gomon 1986:160 [ref. 6196], Paxton et al. 1989:226 [ref. 12442], Burgess 1989:180 [ref. 12860], Randall et al. 1990:48 [ref. 15987], Golani 2002:322 [ref. 26420], Jayaram 2006:323 [ref. 28762], Fricke & Kulbicki 2006:319 [ref. 28867], Hoese & Gates 2006:363 [ref. 28997], Ferraris 2007:350 [ref. 29155], Yoshino & Kishimoto 2008:6 [ref. 29565], Prokofiev 2008:671 [ref. 29826], Fricke et al. 2009:23 [ref. 30213], Kottelat 2013:241 [ref. 32989]).

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abbreviatus Plotosus abbreviatus Boulenger [G. A.] 1895Valid
albilabris Plotosus albilabris Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1840Synonym
arab Plotosus arab (Forsskål [P. S.] 1775)Not available
arab Plotosus arab Bleeker [P.] 1862Synonym
argenteus Plotosus argenteus Zietz [A. H. C.] 1896Synonym
borealis Plotosus borealis Gratzianov [V. I.] 1907Action
brevibarbus Plotosus brevibarbus Bessednov [L. N.] 1967Synonym
caesius Plotosus caesius Hyrtl [C. J.] 1859Synonym
caesius Plotosus caesius Cuvier [G.] 1829Synonym
caninus Plotosus caninus Hamilton [F.] 1822Spelling
canius Plotosus canius Hamilton [F.] 1822Valid
castaneoides Plotosus castaneoides Bleeker [P.] 1851Synonym
castaneus Plotosus castaneus Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1840Synonym
elongatus Plotosus elongatus Castelnau [F. L. de] 1878Synonym
fisadoha Plotosus fisadoha Ng [H. H.] & Sparks [J. S.] 2002Valid
flavolineatus Plotosus flavolineatus Whitley [G. P.] 1941Not available
hamiltonii Plotosus (Clarias) hamiltonii Swainson [W.] 1839Synonym
hamiltonii Plotosus hamiltonii Swainson [W.] 1839Synonym
horridus Plotosus horridus Bleeker [P.] 1846Synonym
ikapor Plotosus ikapor (Lesson [R. P.] 1831)Synonym
japonicus Plotosus japonicus Yoshino [T.] & Kishimoto [H.] 2008Valid
laticeps Plotosus laticeps Saville-Kent [W.] 1889Not available
limbatus Plotosus limbatus Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1840Valid
limbatus Plotosus limbatus Richardson [J.] 1846Not available
lineatus Plotosus lineatus Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1840Synonym
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