Arius latiscutatus Günther, 1864 Recherche rapide

Attributs

  • DISTRIBUTION: Lien Faunafri
  • Current distribution known : from Dakar to Angola; one record from Fernando Po .
  • Food habits : Longhurst, 1957 .
  • Habitat : chiefly a marine species but frequently found in brackish estuaries and sometimes entering freshwater .
  • Reproduction : Cadenat, 1950 c .
  • Size : 700 mm TL .
  • Types :
    • Arius lagoensis Pfaff, 1933: 274, 298, fig. 9-10. Type locality: " Lagos ". Holotype ZMUC n° 1.8.1928.87; paratype ZMUC n° 1.8.1928.88.
    • Arius latiscutatus Günther, 1864 a: 151 (part. ), fig. Type locality: " Fernando Po ". Lectotype (stuffed) BMNH n° 1864.2.26: 1.
    • Tachysurus gambensis (? non Pimelodus gambensis Bowdich, 1925 (Pimelodus gambensis S. Bowdich in T. E. Bowdich, 1825: 234, fig. 50. Type locality: " Gambia ". Holotype lost. It is evidently a species of the family Ariidae but the description is inadequate for identification with any species of this family and must be considered as a nomen dubium)).