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Scientific NameArius gagora  (Hamilton, 1822)
Common NameGagora Catfish
Type LocalityBengal estuaries, India.
PronunciationAR ee uss
EtymologyArius: From the Greek arios, meaning warlike or bellicose; in reference to the well-developed fin spines. 
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ReferencesAn account of the fishes found in the river Ganges, pp 167, 376, Pl. 10 (fig. 54).
Registered KeepersNone.
Breeding ReportsNone.
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Last Update2018 Apr 11 09:16 (species record created: 2018 Apr 10 10:46)