Sciades felis

Alexandre P. Marceniuk & Naércio A. Menezes, 2007, Systematics of the family Ariidae (Ostariophysi, Siluriformes), with a redefinition of the genera., Zootaxa 1416, pp. 1-126: 107

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Sciades felis
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Sciades felis  (Linnaeus, 1766)

Silurus felis  ZBK  Linnaeus, 1766: 503. Type locality: Charleston Harbor , South Carolina. U.S.A. Neotype: BMNH 1985.11.11.1. 

Arius milberti  ZBK  Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1840b: 74. Type locality: New York; Charleston , South Carolina, U.S.A.  Syntypes: MNHN B-0593, New York. 

Arius equestris  ZBK  Baird & Girard, 1854: 26. Type locality: Indianola , Texas, U.S.A.. Holotype: USNM 636. 

Galeichthys guentheri  ZBK  Regan, 1907: 124, pl. 16 (fig. 1), 19 (fig. 3). Type locality: Gulf of Mexico. Syntypes: BMNH 1855.9.19.1105-1106. 

Distribution: Southeastern North America.

Countries: United States and Mexico.

Habitat: Marine and brackish waters, rarely in fresh waters.

Maximum size: 700 mm TL.

Material examined: AMNH 52073 (7 al, 240-288 mm TL) (1 c&s), U.S.A., Alabama, Mobile, Dauphin Island and Vicinity   ; AMNH 85099 (6 al, 82-91 mm TL), U.S.A., Alabama, gulf of Mexico, Theodore Ship Channel   ; FMNH 37916 (4 al, 184-206 mm TL), USA, South Carolina, Charleston Harbor   .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Cerambycidae

Genus

Sciades