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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 154200

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiluriformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiluridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus glanis Linnaeus, 1758
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiluridae Rafinesque, 1815
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiluris (misspelling)
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus asotus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus cerulescens Rafinesque, 1820
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus chantrei Sauvage, 1882
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus duanensis Hu, Lan & Zhang, 2004
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus glanis Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus grahami Regan, 1907
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus lanzhouensis Chen, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus mento Regan, 1904
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus soldatovi Nikolskii & Soin, 1948
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus triostegus Heckel, 1843

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus 16-radiatus Larrañaga, 1923 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGenidens barbus (Lacepède, 1803)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus affinis Swainson, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmpok bimaculatus (Bloch, 1794)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus afghana Günther, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterocryptis gangelica Peters, 1861 (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus anguillaris Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClarias anguillaris (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus anostomus Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmpok pabda (Hamilton, 1822) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus apogon Bleeker, 1851 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhalacronotus apogon (Bleeker, 1851) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus arab Forsskål, 1775 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlotosus lineatus (Thunberg, 1787)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus argentata Swainson, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupisoma garua (Hamilton, 1822)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus aspredo Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspredo aspredo (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus atherinoides Bloch, 1794 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachypterus atherinoides (Bloch, 1794)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus attu Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWallago attu (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus bagre Linnaeus, 1766 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBagre bagre (Linnaeus, 1766)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus batrachus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClarias batrachus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus bimaculatus Bloch, 1794 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmpok bimaculatus (Bloch, 1794)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus biserratus Swainson, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteropneustes fossilis (Bloch, 1794)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus boalis Hamilton, 1822 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWallago attu (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus callarias Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynodontis clarias (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus callichthys Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallichthys callichthys (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus calvarius Basilewsky, 1855 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTachysurus sinensis Lacepède, 1803 (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus cataphractus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthodoras cataphractus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus catus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmeiurus catus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus chechra Hamilton, 1822 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmpok bimaculatus (Bloch, 1794)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus chilensis Molina, 1782 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplomystes chilensis (Molina, 1782) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus cinereus Dabry de Thiersant, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus asotus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus clarias Bloch, 1782 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPimelodus blochii Valenciennes, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus coecutiens Lichtenstein, 1819 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCetopsis coecutiens (Lichtenstein, 1819)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus coenosus Richardson, 1836 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmeiurus nebulosus (Lesueur, 1819)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus cornutus Forsskål, 1775 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacroramphosus scolopax (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus costatus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatydoras costatus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus cryptopterus Bleeker, 1851 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKryptopterus cryptopterus (Bleeker, 1851)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus cuvieri Gray, 1830 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAilia coila (Hamilton, 1822)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus dauuricus Pallas, 1787 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus asotus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus docmak Forsskål, 1775 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBagrus docmak (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus duda Hamilton, 1822 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmpok bimaculatus (Bloch, 1794)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus electricus Bonnaterre, 1788 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalapterurus electricus (Gmelin, 1789) (ambiguous synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus fasciatus Linnaeus, 1766 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudoplatystoma fasciatum (Linnaeus, 1766)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus felis Linnaeus, 1766 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAriopsis felis (Linnaeus, 1766) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus fossilis Bloch, 1794 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteropneustes fossilis (Bloch, 1794)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus galeatus Linnaeus, 1766 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachelyopterus galeatus (Linnaeus, 1766) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus garua Hamilton, 1822 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupisoma garua (Hamilton, 1822)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus gerupensis Natterer, 1858 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSorubim lima (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) (ambiguous synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus hemioliopterus Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhractocephalus hemioliopterus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus herzbergii Bloch, 1794 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSciades herzbergii (Bloch, 1794)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus hexadactylus Lacepède, 1803 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatystacus cotylephorus Bloch, 1794
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus hypophthalmus Bleeker, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmpok hypophthalmus (Bleeker, 1846) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus imberbis Larrañaga, 1923 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgeneiosus militaris Valenciennes, 1835 (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus inermis Linnaeus, 1766 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgeneiosus inermis (Linnaeus, 1766) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus japonicus Temminck & Schlegel, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus asotus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus lamghur Heckel, 1838 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmpok pabda (Hamilton, 1822) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus laticeps Swainson, 1838 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteropneustes fossilis (Bloch, 1794)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus lima Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSorubim lima (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus lineatus Thunberg, 1787 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlotosus lineatus (Thunberg, 1787)
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus lividus Rafinesque, 1820 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmeiurus natalis (Lesueur, 1819) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus macrostomus Swainson, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWallago attu (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus maculatus Thunberg, 1792 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArius maculatus (Thunberg, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus marinus Mitchill, 1815 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBagre marinus (Mitchill, 1815)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus marinus Larrañaga, 1923 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGenidens barbus (Lacepède, 1803)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus melas Rafinesque, 1820 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmeiurus melas (Rafinesque, 1820) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus microcephalus Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmpok bimaculatus (Bloch, 1794)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus micronemus Bleeker, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhalacronotus micronemus (Bleeker, 1846) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus militaris Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOsteogeneiosus militaris (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus morehensis Arunkumar & Tombi Singh, 1997 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterocryptis berdmorei (Blyth, 1860) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus muelleri Bleeker, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWallago attu (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus mulleri Bleeker, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWallago attu (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) (misspelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus mysoricus Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmpok bimaculatus (Bloch, 1794) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus mystus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchilbe mystus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus nebulosus Swainson, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmpok bimaculatus (Bloch, 1794)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus nigrescens Lesueur accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmeiurus nebulosus (Lesueur, 1819)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus nodosus Bloch, 1794 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudauchenipterus nodosus (Bloch, 1794)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus pabda Hamilton, 1822 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmpok pabda (Hamilton, 1822)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus pabo Hamilton, 1822 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmpok pabo (Hamilton, 1822)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus parkeri Traill, 1832 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSciades parkeri (Traill, 1832)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus pati Larrañaga, 1923 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuciopimelodus pati (Valenciennes, 1835)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus pelusius Solander, 1794 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMystus pelusius (Solander, 1794)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus phalacronotus Bleeker, 1851 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhalacronotus micronemus (Bleeker, 1846) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus punctatus Rafinesque, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIctalurus punctatus (Rafinesque, 1818) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus pygmaeus Natterer, 1858 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCetopsis gobioides Kner, 1858 (ambiguous synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus quadricostatus Larrañaga, 1923 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorydoras paleatus (Jenyns, 1842) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus rivularis Larrañaga, 1923 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhamdia quelen (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus sapipoca Natterer, 1858 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhamdia quelen (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) (ambiguous synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus sexdecimradiatus Larrañaga, 1923 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGenidens barbus (Lacepède, 1803) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus silurus Wulff, 1765 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus glanis Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus singio Hamilton, 1822 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteropneustes fossilis (Bloch, 1794)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus thunbergi (Lacepède, 1803) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArius maculatus (Thunberg, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus trigintaoctoradiatus Larrañaga, 1923 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgeneiosus militaris Valenciennes, 1835 (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus vaillantii Cuvier, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrachyplatystoma vaillantii (Valenciennes, 1840) (ambiguous synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus verrucosus Walbaum, 1792 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBunocephalus verrucosus (Walbaum, 1792) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus vittatus Bloch, 1794 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMystus vittatus (Bloch, 1794) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus wallago Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWallago attu (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus wallagoo Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWallago attu (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsoparorchis eurytremus (Kobayashi, 1915) Travassos, 1922 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrientocreadium pseudobagri Yamaguti, 1934 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParabucephalopsis parasiluri Wang, 1985 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodistomum biringo Shimazu, 2005 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodistomum parasiluri Yamaguti, 1934 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProsorhynchoides ozakii (Nagaty, 1937) Bott & Cribb, 2005 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrypanoplasma ninae-kohl Yakimov, 1923 (parasite)
Links Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo Catalog of Fishes 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling Siluris [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:154200
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Date   action   by
2005-04-18 08:19:08Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2013-03-11 16:03:40Z  checked  Bailly, Nicolas
2014-11-21 13:09:37Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Silurus Linnaeus, 1758. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2017). FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=154200 on 2017-10-24
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