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Scientific Name Arius leptonotacanthus  Bleeker, 1849
Common Name
Type Locality Madura Straits near Surabaya and Kammal, Java, Indonesia.
Synonym(s) Cephalocassis leptonotacanthus
Pronunciation AR ee uss
Etymology Arius: From the Greek arios, meaning warlike or bellicose; in reference to the well-developed fin spines. 
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Size 211mm or 8.3" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Western Pacific.
Pacific, West Pacific, Western Central Pacific (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References 8], pp 11 [Verhandelingen van het Bataviaasch Genootschap van Kunsten en Wetenschappen. v. 22.
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Last Update 2014 Aug 24 02:08 (species record created: 2012 Jul 09 00:08)