Amphiarius phrygiatus

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: 12

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Amphiarius phrygiatus
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Amphiarius phrygiatus  (Valenciennes, 1840)

Arius phrygiatus  ZBK  Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1840b: 79. Type locality: Surinam. Holotype: RMNH 3308. 

Distribution: North and eastern South America.

Countries: Venezuela, Guyana, Surinam, French Guiana and Brazil.

Habitat: brackish and fresh waters.

Maximum size: 300 mm TL.

Material examined: USNM 233474 (4 al, 219-338 mm TL) (1 c&s), Venezuela, terr. fed. delta Amacuro, Orinoco River, deep river channel, brazo imataca near Curiapo, 60 naut. mi. upstream from sea buoy. 

RMNH

Netherlands, Leiden, Nationaal Natuurhistorische Museum ("Naturalis") [formerly Rijksmuseum van Natuurlijke Historie]

USNM

USA, Washington D.C., National Museum of Natural History, [formerly, United States National Museum]