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Species profile—Neoarius graeffei (blue catfish)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) → Ariidae (fork-tailed catfishes) → Neoarius graeffei (blue catfish)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes)
Family
Ariidae (fork-tailed catfishes)
Scientific name
Neoarius graeffei Kner & Steindachner, 1867
Common name
blue catfish
WildNet taxon ID
26914
Synonym(s)
Arius graeffei
Neoarius curtisii
Neoarius australis
Ariopsis graeffei
Alternate name(s)
lesser salmon catfish
fork-tailed catfish
salmon catfish
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
No
Wetland status
Wetland Dependant Species
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
Species environment
Aquatic & Marine

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=26914

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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