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Mystus  Scopoli, 1777
Taxonomic Serial No.: 164050

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2005   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderSiluriformes  – silures, catfishes  
                               FamilyBagridae Bleeker, 1858 – naked catfishes, bagrid catfishes  
                                  GenusMystus Scopoli, 1777  
    Direct Children:  
                                     SpeciesMystus abbreviatus (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1840)  
                                     SpeciesMystus albolineatus Roberts, 1994  
                                     SpeciesMystus amemiyai (Kimura, 1934)  
                                     SpeciesMystus armatus (Day, 1865)  
                                     SpeciesMystus armiger Ng, 2004  
                                     SpeciesMystus atrifasciatus Fowler, 1937  
                                     SpeciesMystus bimaculatus (Volz, 1904)  
                                     SpeciesMystus bleekeri (Day, 1877)  
                                     SpeciesMystus bocourti (Bleeker, 1864)  
                                     SpeciesMystus canarensis Grant, 1999  
                                     SpeciesMystus castaneus Ng, 2002  
                                     SpeciesMystus cavasius (Hamilton, 1822)  
                                     SpeciesMystus chinensis (Steindachner, 1883)  
                                     SpeciesMystus elongatus (Günther, 1864)  
                                     SpeciesMystus gulio (Hamilton, 1822)  
                                     SpeciesMystus horai Jayaram, 1954  
                                     SpeciesMystus impluviatus Ng, 2003  
                                     SpeciesMystus keletius (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1840)  
                                     SpeciesMystus leucophasis (Blyth, 1860)  
                                     SpeciesMystus macropterus (Bleeker, 1870)  
                                     SpeciesMystus malabaricus (Jerdon, 1849)  
                                     SpeciesMystus montanus (Jerdon, 1849)  
                                     SpeciesMystus multiradiatus Roberts, 1992  
                                     SpeciesMystus mysticetus Roberts, 1992  
                                     SpeciesMystus nigriceps (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1840)  
                                     SpeciesMystus oculatus (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1840)  
                                     SpeciesMystus olyroides Roberts, 1989  
                                     SpeciesMystus pelusius (Solander in Russell, 1794)  
                                     SpeciesMystus pulcher (Chaudhuri, 1911)  
                                     SpeciesMystus punctifer Ng, Wirjoatmodjo and Hadiaty, 2001  
                                     SpeciesMystus rhegma Fowler, 1935  
                                     SpeciesMystus rufescens (Vinciguerra, 1890)  
                                     SpeciesMystus singaringan (Bleeker, 1846)  
                                     SpeciesMystus tengara (Hamilton, 1822)  
                                     SpeciesMystus vittatus (Bloch, 1794) – striped catfish 
                                     SpeciesMystus wolffii (Bleeker, 1851)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 08-Apr-2005, website (version 05-Apr-05)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Reference for: Mystus   
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 17-Mar-2003, website (version 13-Mar-03)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: Mystus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Mystus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N., ed.   
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Catalog of Fishes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Special Publication of the Center for Biodiversity Research and Information, no. 1, vol 1-3   
  Page(s): 2905   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, California, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-47-5   
  Reference for: Mystus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S.   
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fishes of the World, Third Edition   
  Page(s): xvii + 600   
  Publisher: John Wiley and Sons   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-471-54713-1   
  Reference for: Mystus   

 Geographic Information
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