Striped catfish (Plotosus lineatus)

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Striped catfish shoal over coral reef
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Striped catfish fact file

Striped catfish description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderSiluriformes
FamilyPlotosidae
GenusPlotosus (1)

Information on the striped catfish is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Striped eel catfish.
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Striped catfish status

This species has yet to be assessed by the IUCN.

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Authentication

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
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References

  1. ITIS (May, 2010)
    http://www.itis.gov
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Striped catfish shoal over coral reef  
Striped catfish shoal over coral reef

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