Cat-eLog Right Arrow Siluridae Right Arrow Silurus

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Scientific Name Silurus aristotelis  Garman, 1890
Common Names Greek Catfish
Græsk Malle (Denmark)
Type Locality Acheloüs (Aspro) River, Acarnania, Greece.
Pronunciation See loo russ
Etymology From the Greek silouros which is the name of the fish. 
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Size 460mm or 18.1" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Greece
Greece Waters (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 Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Bulletin of the Essex Institute v. 22, pp56 [8].
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Last Update 2013 Feb 20 11:04 (species record created: 2012 Dec 20 11:53)