Cat-eLog Right Arrow Plotosidae Right Arrow Tandanus

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Scientific Name Tandanus bostocki  Whitley, 1944
Common Name
Type Locality Serpentine, Western Australia.
Pronunciation Tahn dah ness
Etymology The origin of the name is unclear. Possibly from an Australian Aboriginal name for the fish. 
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Size 500mm or 19.7" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Oceania: endemic to Australia.
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Australian Zoologist v. 10 (pt 3), pp 260.
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Last Update 2017 Aug 30 13:48 (species record created: 2017 Aug 29 15:44)