Arius maculatus

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: 18

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scientific name

Arius maculatus
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Arius maculatus  ZBK  (Thunberg, 1792)

Silurus maculatus  ZBK  Thunberg, 1792: 31, pl. 1 (fig. 2). Type locality: China; Japan. No types known. 

Pimelodus thunberg  ZBK  Lacépède, 1803: 691, 692. Type locality: China  ; Japan.

Arius gagoroides  ZBK  Bleeker, 1846: 168. Type locality: locality not stated. Type locality: Syntypes: SMNS 10567. 

Arius heckelii  ZBK  Bleeker, 1846: 169. Type locality: Jakarta , Java, Indonesia. 

Arius pidada  ZBK  Bleeker, 1846: 169 (in part). Type locality: Jakarta , Java, Indonesia. Syntypes: AMSB. 7965, BMNH 1863.12.4.57, NMV 45948. 

Arius angulatus  ZBK  Bleeker, 1846: 170. Type locality: Jakarta , Java, Indonesia. 

Arius viviparus  ZBK  Bleeker, 1846: 171. Type locality: Jakarta , Java, Indonesia. No types known. 

Arius borneensis  ZBK  Bleeker, 1851: 67. Type locality: Bandjarmasin , Borneo, Indonesia. No types known. 

Hemipimelodus bicolor  ZBK  Fowler, 1935: 100, fig. 23. Type locality: Bangkok , Thailand. Holotype: ANSP 67906. 

Hemipimelodus atripinnis  ZBK  Fowler, 1937: 145, fig. 34. Type locality: Bangkok , Thailand. Holotype: ANSP 67906. 

Distribution: South and southeast Asia.

Countries: Sri Lanka, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines and China.

Habitat: Marine and brackish waters.

Maximum size: 600 mm TL.

Material examined: USNM 297128 (5 al, 165-175 mm TL) (1 c&s), Sri Lanka, eastern province, Batticaloa dist, Batticaloa, tidal lagoon opposite government rest house . 

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Actinopterygii

Order

Siluriformes

Family

Ariidae

Genus

Arius