WoRMS taxon details

Plotosus nkunga Gomon & Taylor, 1982

217656  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217656)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Found in estuaries and along open coasts. Feeds mainly on benthic invertebrates (Ref. 3478).  
Description Found in estuaries and along open coasts. Feeds mainly on benthic invertebrates (Ref. 3478). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2021). FishBase. Plotosus nkunga Gomon & Taylor, 1982. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=217656 on 2021-03-07
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). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (12/2019)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Found in estuaries and along open coasts. Feeds mainly on benthic invertebrates (Ref. 3478). [details]
LanguageName 
English stinging eel catfish  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Plotosus nkunga USNM 226490 paratype radiograph ventral view)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Plotosus nkunga USNM 226490 type radiograph dorsal view)
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