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  • Cathorops fuerthii
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Scientific Name Cathorops fuerthii  (Steindachner, 1877)
Common Name Congo Sea Catfish
Type Locality Panama (Pacific).
Synonym(s) Arius fuerthii, Galeichthys furthii, Tachysurus evermanni, Tachysurus furthii, Tachysurus liropus
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Size 280mm or 11" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Central and South America: Pacific draining rivers from Mexico to Ecuador.
Mexico Pacific Rivers (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Panama Pacific Rivers (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Colombia Pacific Rivers (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Ecuador Pacific Coast Rivers (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 Anzeiger der Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien v. 72 (1. Abth.)
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Last Update 2013 Jul 23 10:54 (species record created: 2009 Aug 22 12:45)