WoRMS taxon details

Arius africanus Günther, 1867

214562  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:214562)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Mostly found in freshwater. Inhabits also estuaries (Ref. 5213). Feeds mainly on invertebrates and small fishes.  
Description Mostly found in freshwater. Inhabits also estuaries (Ref. 5213). Feeds mainly on invertebrates and small fishes. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Arius africanus Günther, 1867. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=214562 on 2018-11-21
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Mostly found in freshwater. Inhabits also estuaries (Ref. 5213). Feeds mainly on invertebrates and small fishes. [details]

Remark In Playfair & Günther. Date Eschmeyer, pers. comm. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English African sea catfish  [details]