Cathorops steindachneri

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: 45-46

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Cathorops steindachneri


Cathorops steindachneri  (Gilbert & Starks, 1904)

Tachysurus steindachneri  ZBK  Gilbert & Starks, 1904: 29, Pl, 5 (fig. 9). Type locality: Panama ( Pacific ). Holotype: SU 7026.  Paratypes: SU 7027. 

Arius taylori  ZBK  Hildebrand, 1925: 250, fig. 10. Type locality: Rio Lempa, San Marcos , El Salvador. Holotype: USNM 87224. 

Distribution: Western Central America.

Countries: Guatemala, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama.

Habitat: Marine, brackish and freshwaters.

Maximum size: 360 mm TL.