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Scientific Name Plicofollis nella  (Valenciennes, 1840)
Common Names Smooth-headed Catfish
Glathovedet Havmalle (Denmark)
Type Locality Vizagapatam, India.
Synonym(s) Arius leiotetocephalus, Arius nella, Arius leiotetocephal leiotetocephalus, Bagrus meyenii, Pimelodus nella, Tachysurus leiotetocephalus, Tachysurus leiotetocephalus
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Size 470mm or 18.5" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Western Pacific: South and southeast Asia, southern New Guinea and northern Australia.
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 15, pp 162.
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Last Update 2014 Sep 04 03:27 (species record created: 2012 Jul 09 00:14)