Arius caelatus

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: 16

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scientific name

Arius caelatus
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Arius caelatus  ZBK  Valenciennes, 1840

Arius caelatus  ZBK  Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1840b: 66. Type locality: Jakarta, Java, Indonesia  ; Bombay, India  . Syntypes: MNHN B-589, Java  ; MNHN B-614, Bombay  .

Arius caelatoides  ZBK  Bleeker, 1846: 159. Type locality: Jakarta, Java, Indonesia.

Distribution: South and southeast Asia.

Countries: Pakistan, India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia, Cambodia and Indonesia.

Habitat: Marine and brackish waters.

Maximum size: 450 mm TL.

Material examined: ANSP 60690 (5 al, 81-130 mm TL) (1 c&s), Thailand, Bangkok, Siam  ; CAS 63619 (5 al, 144-285 mm TL), Thailand, gulf of Thailand, fishing grounds off Chol Buri City, from Chol Buri market  ; FMNH 23373 (2 al, 190-206 mm TL), Malaysia, Sabah, Sandakan  ; LACM 38132-64 (3 al, 125-154 mm TL) (1 c&s), Pakistan, Sind, mouth of Turshian Creek, 4 km Sul, near mouth of Khobar Creek  ; UMMZ 208844 (3 al, 141-227 mm TL) (1 c&s), Bangladesh, Chittagong, bay of Bengal, just off Kutubdia Island  .

MNHN

France, Paris, Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle

ANSP

USA, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Academy of Natural Sciences

CAS

USA, California, San Francisco, California Academy of Sciences

FMNH

USA, Illinois, Chicago, Field Museum of Natural History (also used by Finnish Museum of Natural History)

LACM

USA, California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History

UMMZ

USA, Michigan, Ann Arbor, University of Michigan, Museum of Zoology

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Actinopterygii

Order

Siluriformes

Family

Ariidae

Genus

Arius