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Species profile—Neosilurus ater (Plotosidae)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) → Plotosidae (eel-tailed catfishes) → Neosilurus ater (black catfish)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes)
Family
Plotosidae (eel-tailed catfishes)
Species
Neosilurus ater (black catfish)
Alternate name
narrow-fronted tandan
butter jew
jewfish
eeltail
Taxonomy Author
(Perugia, 1894)
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Wetland status
Wetland Dependant Species
Endemicity
Native
Other resources
Atlas of Living Australia

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
20 October 2014
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