Cephalocassis melanochir

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: 50

publication ID

z01416p001

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:FFC65592-D8DB-41BE-AEAC-A41EAB6C6185

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/8B88D008-0598-73D6-7B8B-83E37F7B7C10

treatment provided by

Thomas

scientific name

Cephalocassis melanochir
status

 

Cephalocassis melanochir  (Bleeker, 1852)

(fig. 36)

Arius melanochir  ZBK  Bleeker, 1852: 590. Type locality: Palembang , Sumatra, Indonesia. Holotype: RMNH 6892. 

Arius doriae  ZBK  Vinciguerra, 1881: 174. Type locality: Sarawak state, Borneo, east Malaysia. Syntypes: MSNG 8135,  RMNH 10889. 

Distribution: Southeast Asia.

Countries: Indonesia and Malaysia.

Habitat: Freshwaters

Maximum size: 300 mm TL.

Material examined: CAS 49426 (3 al, 185-236 mm TL) (1 c&s), Indonesia, Borneo, Kalimantan Barat, fish market at Sintang (purchased)  ; USNM 230311 (2 al, 228-312 mm TL), Indonesia, Borneo, Sintang market , Purchase  .