Rhamdia quelen ( Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 )

Bertora, Andrea, Grosman, Fabián, Sanzano, Pablo & Rosso, Juan J., 2018, Fish fauna from the Langueyú basin, Argentina: a prairie stream in a heavily modified landscape, Check List 14 (2), pp. 461-470 : 467

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.15560/14.2.461

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scientific name

Rhamdia quelen ( Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 )
status

 

Rhamdia quelen ( Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)

Pimelodus quelen Quoy & Gaimard 1824: 228 .

Pimelodus sapo Valenciennes 1835 : pl. 2.

Pimelodus hilarii Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes 1840: 180. See details in Silfvergrip (1996) for a complete list of synonyms.

Material examined. Table 2, Figure 3L

Large body, often surpassing 350 mm SL. Large adipose fin. Pectoral fin only posteriorly finely serrated. A forked caudal fin with rounded unequal lobes. Color pattern:

background dark-brown to black with profuse small darker spots irregularly distributed along body margins.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Actinopterygii

Order

Siluriformes

Family

Heptapteridae

Genus

Rhamdia

Loc

Rhamdia quelen ( Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 )

Bertora, Andrea, Grosman, Fabián, Sanzano, Pablo & Rosso, Juan J. 2018
2018
Loc

Pimelodus quelen

Quoy JRC & Gaimard JP 1824: 228
1824