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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Plotosidae Eeltail catfishes

Genus: Tandanus

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2 species (see list below)

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Oceania
Max. Length 50 cm TL

 
Tandanus bostocki
[Freshwater cobbler]

Photo by Coughran, J.

Oceania
Max. Length 90 cm TL
Tandanus tandanus (Mitchell, 1838)

Photo by Coughran, J.
 
Tandanus tandanus
[Tandan catfish]
2 Species of Family Plotosidae with Genus Tandanus
(Eeltail catfishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1944 Tandanus bostocki Freshwater cobbler Oceania 50 TL
1838 Tandanus tandanus Tandan catfish Oceania 90 TL



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