Cochlefelis spatula

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: 54

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Cochlefelis spatula


Cochlefelis spatula  (Ramsay & Ogilby, 1886)

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Arius spatula  ZBK  Ramsay & Ogilby, 1886: 15. Type locality: Strickland River , New Guinea. Holotype: AMS B.9937 

Arius (Hemiarius) nudidens  ZBK  Weber, 1913: 538, fig. 15. Type locality: Lorentz River , New Guinea. Syntypes: ZMA 111507-09  .

Distribution: Southern New Guinea.

Countries: Indonesia and Papua New Guinea.

Habitat: freshwater

Maximum size: 640 mm TL.

Material examined: AMS I.25997-002 (1 c&s), Papua New Guinea, mid Purari River   .