Carlarius heudelotii

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: 37

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Carlarius heudelotii
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Carlarius heudelotii  (Valenciennes, 1840)

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Arius heudelotii  ZBK  Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1840b: 73, pl. 428. Type locality: Senegal. Syntypes: MNHN B-0689. 

Arius mercatoris  ZBK  Poll, 1949: 201, fig. 8. Type locality: Atlantic , 12º34’N, 17º09’W, 8-10 fm. Holotype: IRSNB 89.GoogleMaps 

Distribution: Niger River

Countries: Senegal, Guinea Bissau and Nigeria.

Habitat: Freshwaters.

Maximum size: 760 mm TL.

Material examined: USNM 293075 (3 al, 340-395 mm TL) (1 c&s), Guinea Bissau , 11° 38’ N - 17° 00’ W.GoogleMaps