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000205  Breder, C.M. and D.E. Rosen,1966 Modes of reproduction in fishes. T.F.H. Publications, Neptune City, New Jersey. 941 p. 249-250; 640-641
000280  Herre, A.W.C.T.,1953 Check list of Philippine fishes. Res. Rep. U.S. Fish Wild. Serv. (20):1-977. 134
001479  Rahman, A.K.A.,1989 Freshwater fishes of Bangladesh. Zoological Society of Bangladesh. Department of Zoology, University of Dhaka. 364 p. 173-174
001632  Suvatti, C.,1981 Fishes of Thailand. Royal Institute of Thailand, Bangkok. 379 p. 83
002073  Smith, H.M.,1945 The fresh-water fishes of Siam, or Thailand. Bull. U.S. Natl. Mus. 188:633 p.
003478  Gomon, J.R.,1984 Plotosidae. In W. Fischer and G. Bianchi (eds.) FAO species identification sheets for fishery purposes. Western Indian Ocean fishing area 51. Vol. 3.
004517  Hureau, J.-C.,1991 La base de données GICIM : Gestion informatisée des collections ichthyologiques du Muséum. p. 225-227. In Atlas Préliminaire des Poissons d'Eau Douce de France. Conseil Supérieur de la Pêche, Ministère de l'Environnement, CEMAGREF et Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris.
004537  Robins, C.R., R.M. Bailey, C.E. Bond, J.R. Brooker, E.A. Lachner, R.N. Lea and W.B. Scott,1991 World fishes important to North Americans. Exclusive of species from the continental waters of the United States and Canada. Am. Fish. Soc. Spec. Publ. (21):243 p. 66
004833  Talwar, P.K. and A.G. Jhingran,1991 Inland fishes of India and adjacent countries. Volume 2. A.A. Balkema, Rotterdam. 713-714
005399  McManus, J.W., C.L. Nañola Jr., R.B. Reyes Jr. and K.N. Kesner,1992 Resource ecology of the Bolinao coral reef system. ICLARM Stud. Rev. 22:117 p. 17,89
005751  Sinha, M.,1981 Length-weight relationship and relative condition factor of the canine catfish-eel Plotosus caninus Hamilton. J. Mar. Biol. Ass. India 23(1-2):39-43.
005756  Mohsin, A.K.M., M.A. Ambak and M.N.A. Salam,1993 Malay, English, and scientific names of the fishes of Malaysia. Occas. Publ. Fac. Fish. Mar. Sci. Univ. Pertanian Malays. 11:226 p.
006107  Schuster, W.H. and R. Djajadiredja,1952 Local common names of Indonesian fishes. W.V. Hoeve, Bandung, Indonesia. 276 p.
006313  Grabda, E. and T. Heese,1991 Polskie nazewnictwo popularne kraglouste i ryby. Cyclostomata et Pisces. Wyzsza Szkola Inzynierska w Koszalinie. Koszalin, Poland. 171 p. (in Polish).
006867  Talwar, P.K. and R.K. Kacker,1984 Commercial sea fishes of India. Zoological Survey of India, Calcutta. 997 p. 278
006993  Kailola, P.J.,1987 The fishes of Papua New Guinea. A revised and annotated checklist. Vol. 1. Myxinidae to Synbranchidae. Research Bulletin No. 41. Department of Fisheries and Marine Resources, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. 194 p. 120
007050  Kottelat, M., A.J. Whitten, S.N. Kartikasari and S. Wirjoatmodjo,1993 Freshwater fishes of Western Indonesia and Sulawesi. Periplus Editions, Hong Kong. 221 p. 82;pl.40
007100  Khin, U.,1948 Fisheries in Burma. Gov't. Printing, Rangoon. 180 p. 112
007300  Paxton, J.R., D.F. Hoese, G.R. Allen and J.E. Hanley,1989 Pisces. Petromyzontidae to Carangidae. Zoological Catalogue of Australia, Vol. 7. Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra, 665 p. 225
009159  Tripathy, N.K. and C.C. Das,1980 Chromosomes in three species of Asian catfish. Copeia 1980(4):916-918.
009259  McEachran, J.D.,1995 Narcinidae. Rayas eléctricas. p. 769-771. In W. Fischer, F. Krupp, W. Schneider, C. Sommer, K.E. Carpenter and V. Niem (eds.) Guia FAO para Identification de Especies para los Fines de la Pesca. Pacifico Centro-Oriental. 3 Vols. FAO, Rome.
009497  Roberts, T.R.,1993 Artisanal fisheries and fish ecology below the great waterfalls of the Mekong River in southern Laos. Nat. Hist. Bull. Siam Soc. 41:31-62. 34
009706  Nguyen, H.P. and N.T. Nguyen,1994 Checklist of marine fishes in Vietnam. Vol. 2. Osteichthyes, from Elopiformes to Mugiliformes. Science and Technics Publishing House, Vietnam. 127
009801  Ferraris, C.J. Jr.,1999 Plotosidae. Eel catfishes, eel-tailed catfishes, stinging catfishes, coral catfishes. p. 1880-1883. In K.E. Carpenter and V.H. Niem (eds.) FAO species identification guide for fishery purposes. The living marine resources of the Western Central Pacific. Vol. 3. Batoid fishes, chimaeras and bony fishes part 1 (Elopidae to Linophrynidae). FAO, Rome.
010937  Anonymous,1996 Fish collection database of the University of British Columbia Fish Museum Fish Museum. University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.
011298  De Bruin, G.H.P., B.C. Russell and A. Bogusch,1995 FAO species identification field guide for fishery purposes. The marine fishery resources of Sri Lanka. Rome, FAO. 400 p.
012693  Rainboth, W.J.,1996 Fishes of the Cambodian Mekong. FAO species identification field guide for fishery purposes. FAO, Rome, 265 p. 169
012975  Taki, Y.,1978 An analytical study of the fish fauna of the Mekong basin as a biological production system in nature. Research Institute of Evolutionary Biology Special Publications no. 1,77 p. Tokyo, Japan. 39
013533  Coates, D.,1993 Fish ecology and management of the Sepik-Ramu, New Guinea, a large contemporary tropical river basin. Environ. Biol. Fishes 38(4):345-368. 362
027116  McAllister, D.E.,1990 A working list of fishes of the world. Copies available from D.E. McAllister, Canadian Museum of Nature, P.O. Box 3443, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 6P4, Canada. 2661 p. plus 1270 p. Index. 759
027550  Mohsin, A.K.M. and M.A. Ambak,1996 Marine fishes and fisheries of Malaysia and neighbouring countries. University of Pertanian Malaysia Press, Serdang, Malaysia. 744 p. 164 ;fig.249
028174  NBFGR,1998 Fish chromosome atlas. National Bureau of Fish Genetic Resources Special Publication, No. 1. Lucknow, India, 332 p. 220-221
029108  Rao, K.V.R.,1995 Pisces. p. 483-506. In Fauna of Chilka Lake. Wetland Ecosystem Series 1. Zool. Surv. India. 673 p. 491
029344  Rishi, K.K. and J. Singh,1983 Karyological studies on two indian estuarine catfishes, Plotosus canius Ham. and Pseudeutropius atherinoides (Bloch). Caryologia. 36(2):139-144.
030184  Arkhipchuk, V.V.,1999 Chromosome database. Database of Dr. Victor Arkhipchuk.
031402  Swedish Museum of Natural History,1999 Fish collection database of the Naturhistoriska riksmuseet (Swedish Museum of Natural History). Ichthyology Section, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Swedish Museum of Natural History, Stockholm, Sweden.
031411  Ganaden, S.R. and F. Lavapie-Gonzales,1999 Common and local names of marine fishes of the Philippines. Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, Philippines. 385 p. 322
031517  Wu, H.L., K.-T. Shao and C.F. Lai (eds.),1999 Latin-Chinese dictionary of fishes names. The Sueichan Press, Taiwan. 1028 p.
031982  Anonymous,1999 Fish collection database of the Natural History Museum, London (formerly British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)). Natural History Museum, London (formerly British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)).
033021  Eschmeyer, W.N. (ed.),1999 Catalog of fishes. Updated database version of November 1999. Catalog databases as made available to FishBase in November 1999.
034370  Klinkhardt, M, M. Tesche and H. Greven,1995 Database of fish chromosomes. Westarp Wissenschaften. 94
035508  Anonymous,2000 The icthyological collection of the Zoological Museum Hamburg (ZMH). Division of Ichthyology and Herpetology, Zoological Museum Hamburg (ZMH).
036625  Khoa, T.T. and T.T.T. Huong,1993 Dinh Loai Cá Nuóc Ngot Vùng Dông Bang Sông Cuu Long. Khoa Thuy San Truong Dai Hoc Can Tho, p 3-8. 5
036648  Randall, J.E. and K.K.P. Lim (eds.),2000 A checklist of the fishes of the South China Sea. Raffles Bull. Zool. Suppl. (8):569-667. 589
036654  Kottelat, M.,1985 Fresh-water fishes of Kampuchea. Hydrobiologia 121:249-279. 271
036921  Monkolprasit, S.,1994 Fish composition and food habits in mangrove forests at Phang-Nga Bay and Ban Don Bay, Thailand. Kasetsart Univ. Fish. Res. Bull. (20):21. 20
037773  Monkolprasit, S., S. Sontirat, S. Vimollohakarn and T. Songsirikul,1997 Checklist of Fishes in Thailand. Office of Environmental Policy and Planning, Bangkok, Thailand. 353 p. 92
038732  Anonymous,2001 Fish collection database of the National Museum of Natural History (Smithsonian Institution). Smithsonian Institution-Division of Fishes.
039989  Ahmed, M.,1991 A model to determine benefits obtainable from the management of riverine fisheries of Bangladesh. ICLARM Tech. Rep. 28, 133 p. 131
041414  Anonymous,2002 Fish collection database of the American Museum of Natural History. American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West , NY 10024-5192, USA.
041767  Akkhathawiwat, S.,1997 Pictures of fish and marine animals from Thailand. 3rd printing ,Bangkok Trade Organization Kurusapa, 325 p.
042533  Arthur, J.R. and A.B.A. Ahmed,2002 Checklist of the parasites of fishes of Bangladesh. FAO Fish. Tech. Paper (T369/1), 77 p. 50
043281  Kottelat, M.,2001 Fishes of Laos. WHT Publications Ltd., Colombo 5, Sri Lanka. 198 p. 143
043640  Shaji, C.P., P.S. Easa and A. Gopalakrishnan,2000 Freshwater fish diversity of Western Ghats. p. 33-35. In Ponniah, A.G. and A. Gopalakrishnan. (eds.). Endemic Fish Diversity of Western Ghats. NBFGR-NATP Publication. National Bureau of Fish Genetic Resources, Lucknow, U.P., India. 1, 347 p. 48
045255  Kapoor, D., R. Dayal and A.G. Ponniah,2002 Fish biodiversity of India. National Bureau of Fish Genetic Resources Lucknow, India.775 p. 269
046323  Calumpong, H.P., L.J. Raymundo, E.P. Solis-Duran and R.O. de Leon (eds.),1993 Resource and ecological assessment of Carigara Bay, Leyte, Philippines - Final Report Vol.2 Fisheries resources and exploitation. Siliman University Marine Laboratory. 342 p. 94
047438  Anonymous,2003 Fish collection of the Royal Ontario Museum. Royal Ontario Museum.
047922  Archarya, P. and M.B. Iftekhar,2000 Freshwater ichthyofauna of Maharashtra State. p.136-144. In Ponniah, A.G. and A. Gopalakrishnan (eds.). Endemic Fish Diversity of Western Ghats. NBFGR-NATP Publication. National Bureau of Fish Genetic Resources, Lucknow, U.P., India. 1, 347 p.
048635  Kuiter, R.H. and T. Tonozuka,2001 Pictorial guide to Indonesian reef fishes. Part 1. Eels- Snappers, Muraenidae - Lutjanidae. Zoonetics, Australia. 1-302. 27;fig.
051036  Anonymous,2003 Assessment of mangrove degradation and resilience in the Indian subcontinent: the cases of Godavari estuary and south-west Sri Lanka. Final Report ICO-DC: IC18-CT98-0295.
051243  Riede, K.,2004 Global register of migratory species - from global to regional scales. Final Report of the R&D-Projekt 808 05 081. Federal Agency for Nature Conservation, Bonn, Germany. 329 p.
055784  Nghia, N.V.,2005 Fishes of Viet Nam. Unpublished compilation of Nguyen Viet Nghia.
058108  Chinese Academy of Fishery Sciences,2003 Chinese aquatic germplasm resources database.
075154  Hoese, D.F., D.J. Bray, J.R. Paxton and G.R. Allen,2006 Fishes. In Beasley, O.L. and A. Wells (eds.) Zoological Catalogue of Australia. Volume 35 Australia: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing, 2178 p. 363
075549  FAO-FIES,2008 Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list. Retrieved from, 29 April 2008.
083882  FAO-FIES,2010 Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list. Retrieved from, March 2010.
085272  Seeto, J. and W.J. Baldwin,2010 A checklist of the fishes of Fiji and a bibliography of Fijian fish. Division of Marine Studies Technical Report 1/2010. The University of the South Pacific. Suva, Fiji. 102 p. 7
085449  Department of Fisheries Malaysia,2009 Valid local name of Malaysian marine fishes. Department of Fisheries Malaysia. Ministry of Agriculture and Agro-based Industry. 180 p.
087596  Rajan, P.T., C.R. Sreeraj and T. Immanuel,2011 Fish fauna of coral reef, mangrove, freshwater, offshore and seagrass beds of Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Zoological Survey of India, Andaman and Nicobar Regional Centre, Haddo, Port Blair.
087929  Ng, H.H. and W.J. Rainboth,2011 Tonlesapia amnica, a new species of dragonet (Teleostei: Callionymidae) from the Mekong delta. Zootaxa 3052:62-68. 65
090062  FAO-FIES,2012 Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list. Retrieved from, March 2012.
094495  Vidthayanon, C., A. Termvidchakorn and M. Pe,2005 Inland fishes of Myanmar. Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 160 pp. 117
095632  FAO-FIES,2014 Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list. Retrieved from, April 2014.
097399  Khin, M.S and D.O. Stanley,2011 Fishery resources of the Wunbaik reserved mangrove forest. FAO-UN, Myanmar Publication 2011/04, 125p. 53
101110  FAO-FIES,2015 Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list. Retrieved from, [accessed 13/04/2015].
114805  Torres, F. Jr.,2017 Species list for the five municipalities in Southern Palawan. Personal Communication [31/03/17].
115257  FAO-FIES,2017 Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list. Retrieved from (accessed 08/06/2017).
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