Notarius planiceps

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: 84

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Notarius planiceps


Notarius planiceps  (Steindachner, 1877)

Arius planiceps  ZBK  Steindachner, 1877: 576 [26], pl. 4. Type locality: Altata , Panama (Pacific) . Syntypes: NMW 48194-99,  ZMUC 839. 

Distribution: Western Central America.

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

Habitat: Marine and brackish waters.

Maximum size: 600 mm TL.

Material examined: FMNH 19068 (3 al, 208-244 mm TL) (1 c&s), Panama, canal zone, Panama Bay, Balboa   ; USNM 79433 (2 al, 215-258 mm TL), Panama, Panama Bay, Balboa   .