Plicofollis polystaphylodon

Alexandre P. Marceniuk & Naércio A. Menezes, 2007, Systematics of the family Ariidae (Ostariophysi, Siluriformes), with a redefinition of the genera., Zootaxa 1416, pp. 1-126: 95

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Plicofollis polystaphylodon


Plicofollis polystaphylodon  (Bleeker, 1846)

Arius polystaphylodon  ZBK  Bleeker, 1846: 172. Type locality: Jakarta , Java Indonesia. Syntypes: BMNH 1863.12.4.98. 

Distribution: South and southeast Asia and southern New Guinea.

Countries: Malagasy Republic, Singapore, Indonesia and Papua New Guinea.

Habitat: Marine and brackish waters.

Maximum size: 340 mm TL.

Material examined: AMS I.27412-001 (1 c&s), Indonesia, Jarkarta, Muarakarang   ; AMNH 88024 (12 al, 93-115 mm TL) (1 c&s), Malagasy Republic, Madagascar, Mananjary, estuary of Mananjary River, side lagoon behind hotel Jardin de la Mer, ca. 100 meters from sea   ; USNM 138376 (3 al, 205-235 mm TL), Indonesia, Celebes, Makossar River   .