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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAriopsis felis (Linnaeus, 1766) 
AphiaID: 158709

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) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSiluriformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAriopsis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAriopsis Gill, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSciades Müller & Troschel, 1849
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArius felis (Linnaeus, 1766) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArius milberti Valenciennes, 1840
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleichthys felis (Linnaeus, 1766)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleichthys milberti (Valenciennes, 1840)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexanematichthys felis (Linnaeus, 1766)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus felis Linnaeus, 1766 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Fishbase, available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhardhead sea catfish [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhardhead catfish  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbagre boca chica  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus dakari Beneden, 1892 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus monodi Brian, 1927 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus marginatus Bere, 1936 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus haemulonis Krøyer, 1863 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus setosus Pearse, 1952 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus felichthys (Pearse, 1947) [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHermilius pyriventris Heller, 1865 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus bagri Dana, 1849 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus monacanthus Heller, 1865 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (30 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (14 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (36 nucleotides; 33 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158709
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-27 07:39:43Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Ariopsis felis (Linnaeus, 1766). In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158709 on 2014-10-23
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