All FishesAriidae ⇒ The genus Arius

Hop to next section Summary of Arius
Pronounced AR ee uss
Etymology Arius: From the Greek arios, meaning warlike or bellicose; in reference to the well-developed fin spines.
Size Smallest 151mm, largest 800mm, average 405mm, most commonly 700mm. All SL.
Species There are 16 "species" in the database
Keepers 2 species (12%) are being kept by registered keepers
New spp. / time
1750 1770 1790 1810 1830 1850 1870 1890 1910 1930 1950 1970 1990 2010 
Hop to next section Most Kept Species
1. Arius berneyi (66.67%)
2. Arius graeffei (33.33%)

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