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  • Notarius kessleri
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Scientific Name Notarius kessleri  (Steindachner, 1876)
Common Name
Type Locality Altata, (Pacific) Panama.
Synonym(s) Ariopsis kessleri, Arius elatturus, Arius kessleri, Galeichthys elatturus, Galeichthys kessleri, Hexanematichthys kessleri, Netuma elattura, Netuma hassleriana, Netuma insularum, Netuma kessleri, Tachisurus elatturus
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Size 450mm or 17.7" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
Identification Has yellow fins, the body colour varies from grey to brown with a yellowish hue.
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Costa Rica 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)
Mexico Pacific Rivers (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Least Concern, range map and more is available on the IUCN species page. Last assessed 2007.
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Sitzungsberichte der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe v. 72 (1. Abth.), pp 574 [24], Pl. 5.
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Last Update 2019 Oct 13 03:17 (species record created: 2009 Aug 22 13:27)