WoRMS taxon details

Silurus Linnaeus, 1758

154200  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:154200)

accepted
Genus
Species Silurus glanis Linnaeus, 1758

Species Silurus 16-radiatus Larrañaga, 1923 accepted as Genidens barbus (Lacepède, 1803)
Species Silurus affinis Swainson, 1839 accepted as Ompok bimaculatus (Bloch, 1794)
Species Silurus arab Forsskål, 1775 accepted as Plotosus lineatus (Thunberg, 1787)
Species Silurus argentata Swainson, 1839 accepted as Clupisoma garua (Hamilton, 1822)
Species Silurus aspredo Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Aspredo aspredo (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Silurus atherinoides Bloch, 1794 accepted as Pachypterus atherinoides (Bloch, 1794)
Species Silurus bagre Linnaeus, 1766 accepted as Bagre bagre (Linnaeus, 1766)
Species Silurus batrachus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Clarias batrachus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Silurus bimaculatus Bloch, 1794 accepted as Ompok bimaculatus (Bloch, 1794)
Species Silurus biserratus Swainson, 1839 accepted as Heteropneustes fossilis (Bloch, 1794)
Species Silurus calvarius Basilewsky, 1855 accepted as Tachysurus sinensis Lacepède, 1803 (synonym)
Species Silurus carinatus Linnaeus, 1766 accepted as Doras carinatus (Linnaeus, 1766)
Species Silurus catus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Ameiurus catus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Silurus clarias Bloch, 1782 accepted as Pimelodus blochii Valenciennes, 1840
Species Silurus cornutus Forsskål, 1775 accepted as Macroramphosus scolopax (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Silurus cuvieri Gray, 1830 accepted as Ailia coila (Hamilton, 1822)
Species Silurus felis Linnaeus, 1766 accepted as Ariopsis felis (Linnaeus, 1766) (synonym)
Species Silurus fossilis Bloch, 1794 accepted as Heteropneustes fossilis (Bloch, 1794)
Species Silurus herzbergii Bloch, 1794 accepted as Sciades herzbergii (Bloch, 1794)
Species Silurus hexadactylus Lacepède, 1803 accepted as Platystacus cotylephorus Bloch, 1794
Species Silurus laticeps Swainson, 1838 accepted as Heteropneustes fossilis (Bloch, 1794)
Species Silurus lineatus Thunberg, 1787 accepted as Plotosus lineatus (Thunberg, 1787)
Species Silurus macrostomus Swainson, 1839 accepted as Wallago attu (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Silurus maculatus Thunberg, 1792 accepted as Arius maculatus (Thunberg, 1792)
Species Silurus marinus Mitchill, 1815 accepted as Bagre marinus (Mitchill, 1815)
Species Silurus marinus Larrañaga, 1923 accepted as Genidens barbus (Lacepède, 1803)
Species Silurus militaris Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Osteogeneiosus militaris (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Silurus muelleri Bleeker, 1846 accepted as Wallago attu (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Silurus mysoricus Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Ompok bimaculatus (Bloch, 1794) (synonym)
Species Silurus nebulosus Swainson, 1839 accepted as Ompok bimaculatus (Bloch, 1794)
Species Silurus nodosus Bloch, 1794 accepted as Pseudauchenipterus nodosus (Bloch, 1794)
Species Silurus parkeri Traill, 1832 accepted as Sciades parkeri (Traill, 1832)
Species Silurus pelusius Solander, 1794 accepted as Mystus pelusius (Solander, 1794)
Species Silurus sexdecimradiatus Larrañaga, 1923 accepted as Genidens barbus (Lacepède, 1803) (synonym)
Species Silurus silurus Wulff, 1765 accepted as Silurus glanis Linnaeus, 1758
Species Silurus thunbergi (Lacepède, 1803) accepted as Arius maculatus (Thunberg, 1792)
Species Silurus vaillantii Cuvier, 1816 accepted as Brachyplatystoma vaillantii (Valenciennes, 1840) (ambiguous synonym)
Species Silurus vittatus Bloch, 1794 accepted as Mystus vittatus (Bloch, 1794) (synonym)
Species Silurus wallagoo Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Wallago attu (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Linnaeus, C. (1758). <i>Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis</i>. Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2020). FishBase. Silurus Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=154200 on 2020-01-20
Date
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2005-04-18 08:19:08Z
created
2013-03-11 16:03:40Z
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2014-11-21 13:09:37Z
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). <i>Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis</i>. Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

taxonomy source Fricke, R., Eschmeyer, W. N. & Van der Laan, R. (eds). (2019). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version accessed dd mmm 2019., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   
 
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Silurus glanis
 Silurus glanis
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Silurus glanis
 Silurus glanis
[image from typetaxon]

Silurus glanis
 Silurus glanis
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