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Class: Actinopteri
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Ariidae Sea catfishes
Subfamily: Ariinae
Genus: Cephalocassis

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Western Central Pacific
Max. Length 30 cm SL
Cephalocassis borneensis (Bleeker, 1851)

Photo by Photo by Martin-Smith, K.
 
Cephalocassis borneensis
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Asia
Max. Length 30 cm NG
Cephalocassis jatia (Hamilton, 1822)

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Cephalocassis jatia
[River catfish]



Asia
Max. Length 26 cm TL
Cephalocassis manillensis (Valenciennes, 1840)

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Cephalocassis manillensis
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Asia
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Cephalocassis melanochir (Bleeker, 1852)

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Cephalocassis melanochir
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Cephalocassis borneensis Western Central Pacific 30 SL 1851
Cephalocassis jatia River catfish Asia 30 NG 1822
Cephalocassis manillensis Asia 26 TL 1840
Cephalocassis melanochir Asia 30 TL 1852



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