Cat-eLog Right Arrow Ariidae Right Arrow Ariinae Right Arrow The genus Neoarius

Jump to next section Summary of Neoarius
Pronounced Nee oh ar ee uss.
Etymology Neo, new (newly discovered) and arius from the Greek arios, meaning warlike or bellicose; in reference to the well-developed fin spines.
Size Smallest 380mm, largest 600mm, average 520mm, most commonly 600mm. All SL.
Species There are 4 "species" in the database
Keepers 2 species (50%) are being kept by registered keepers
New spp. / time
1750 1770 1790 1810 1830 1850 1870 1890 1910 1930 1950 1970 1990 2010 
Jump to next section Most Kept Species
1. Neoarius berneyi (66.67%)
2. Neoarius graeffei (33.33%)

Jump to distribution.

Jump to next section Distribution of selected Neoarius species


Log in to view species occurence data on a map.