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Scientific Name Ictalurus australis  (Meek, 1904)
Common Name Panuco-dværgmalle (Denmark)
Type Locality Río Forlón, Forlón, Rio Panuco drainage, Tamaulipas, Mexico.
Synonym(s) Amiurus australis
Pronunciation ick tal oo russ
Etymology Ictalurus: From the Greek ichthys, meaning fish, and ailouros, meaning cat; literally "fish cat" (=catfish). Australis means southern, reflecting the fact that this species is one of the more southern within the genus.
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Distribution Blanco to Panuco rivers, eastern Mexico.
Panuco (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Blanco (Mexico) (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Status Data Deficient
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Field Columbian Mus. Zool. Ser.v. 5 - pp13
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Last Update 2009 Dec 12 10:33 (species record created: 2005 May 31 00:00)