Plicofollis platystomus

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: 93

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Plicofollis platystomus


Plicofollis platystomus  (Day, 1877)

Arius platystomus  ZBK  Day, 1877: 464, pl. 107 (fig. 3). Type locality: Canara, India. Holotype: ZSI 1306. 

Distribution: South and southeast Asia.

Countries: India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh.

Habitat: Marine and brackish waters.

Maximum size: 310 mm TL.

Material examined: UMMZ 208845 (3, 146-160 mm TL) (1 c&s), Bangladesh, Chittagong, bay of Bengal, just off Kutubdia Island