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Tachysurus caelatus

(Valenciennes 1840)

Tachysurus caelatus was originally described as Arius caelatus by Valenciennes in 1840. It belongs to the family Bagridae. It is found in Fresh, Brackish and Salt water.
Species   caelatus
AuthorWI   Valenciennes [A.]
AuthorNI   Valenciennes
Qualification   in Cuvier & Valenciennes
Year   1840
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Siluriformes Siluriformes
Family   Bagridae
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Genus   Tachysurus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Siluriformes
Family   Bagridae
Genus   Tachysurus
Original Name   Arius        
Taxon Name   caelatus
Original Combination   Arius caelatus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Arius caelatus
OriginalSubGenus   Arius
Original Author   Valenciennes
Original AuthorWI   Valenciennes [A.]
Original Qualification   in Cuvier & Valenciennes
Original Year   1840
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Jakarta, Java, Indonesia; Mumbai, India.
Types   Syntypes: MNHN B-0589 (1) Java, B-0614 (2) Mumbai.
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Bertin & Estève 1950:5 [ref. 19575] as *coelatus* and with holotype and paratypes, Ferraris 2007:46 [ref. 29155].
Primary Code   ---
Journal   Hist. Nat. Poiss.
Citation   v. 15
Page   66

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Nemapteryx nenga
Current Species nenga
Current Genus Nemapteryx
Current AuthorWI Hamilton [F.]
Current AuthorNI Hamilton
Current Year 1822
Current Family Bagridae
Current Subfamily
Ariinae Ariinae

Habitat freshwater, brackish, marine.        
Water Fresh, Brackish and Salt water
Habitat Notes Mostly marine. Enters brackishwaters and tidal rivers (Ref. 4833). Feeds mainly on invertebrates and small fishes. Marketed fresh, also dried-salted. An important food fish.

Current Summary   Synonym of Nemapteryx nenga  (Hamilton 1822). Ariidae: Ariinae.
Name History   •Valid as Tachysurus caelatus (Valenciennes 1840) -- (Jayaram & Dhanze 1979:48 [ref. 6800], Mishra et al. 1999:84 [ref. 25315]). •Valid as Arius caelatus Valenciennes 1840 -- (Burgess 1989:168 [ref. 12860], Talwar & Jhingran 1991:701 [ref. 20764], Kottelat et al. 1993:79 [ref. 23448], Krishnan & Mishra 1993:216 [ref. 24016], Kottelat & Lim 1995:243 [ref. 23210], Rainboth 1996:164 [ref. 22772], Tan & Ng 1999:295 [ref. 24254], Bijukumar & Sushama 2000:185 [ref. 25703] as cealatus, Khan 2003:8 [ref. 27710], Jayaram 2006:341 [ref. 28762], Marceniuk & Menezes 2007:16 [ref. 29031]). •Probable synonym of Arius nenga (Hamilton 1822) -- (Kailola 1999:1859 [ref. 24732]). •Valid as Nemapteryx caelata (Valenciennes 1840) -- (Ferraris 2007:46 [ref. 29155], Suresh et al. 2018:136 [ref. 36495]). •Synonym of Nemapteryx nenga (Hamilton 1822) -- (Kailola 2004:139 [ref. 28108], Kottelat 2013:249 [ref. 32989]).

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acutirostris Tachysurus acutirostris (Day [F.] 1877)Synonym
adiposalis Tachysurus adiposalis (Oshima [M.] 1919)Valid
africanus Tachysurus africanus (Günther [A.] in Playfair & Günther 1867)Synonym
argentivittatus Tachysurus argentivittatus (Regan [C. T.] 1905)Valid
argyropleuron Tachysurus argyropleuron (Valenciennes [A.] (ex Kuhl & van Hasselt) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1840)Synonym
arius Tachysurus arius (Hamilton [F.] 1822)Synonym
berneyi Tachysurus (Pararius) berneyi Whitley [G. P.] 1941Synonym
berneyi Tachysurus berneyi Whitley [G. P.] 1941Synonym
brashnikowi Tachysurus brashnikowi (Berg [L. S.] 1907)Valid
brevianalis Tachysurus brevianalis (Regan [C. T.] 1908)Valid
broadbenti Tachysurus broadbenti Ogilby [J. D.] 1908Synonym
burmanicus Tachysurus burmanicus (Day [F.] 1870)Synonym
capellonis Tachysurus capellonis (Steindachner [F.] 1867)Synonym
capellonsis Tachysurus capellonsis Steindachner [F.] 1867Synonym
crossocheilos Tachysurus crossocheilos (Bleeker [P.] 1846)Synonym
crossocheilus Tachysurus crossocheilus (Bleeker [P.] 1846)Synonym
dussumieri Tachysurus dussumieri (Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1840)Synonym
eigenmanni Tachysurus eigenmanni (Gilbert [C. H.] & Starks [E. C.] 1904)Synonym
emmelane Tachysurus emmelane Gilbert [C. H.] in Jordan & Evermann 1898Synonym
equatorialis Tachysurus equatorialis Starks [E. C.] 1906Synonym
evermanni Tachysurus evermanni Gilbert [C. H.] & Starks [E. C.] 1904Synonym
feliceps Tachysurus feliceps (Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1840)Synonym
fulvidraco Tachysurus fulvidraco (Richardson [J.] 1846)Valid
gagora Tachysurus gagora (Hamilton [F.] 1822)Synonym
gigas Tachysurus gigas (Boulenger [G. A.] 1911)Synonym
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