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Scientific Name Papuarius latirostris  (Macleay, 1883)
Common Names Broad-snouted Catfish
Bredsnudet Havmalle (Denmark)
Type Locality Goldie River, Papua New Guinea.
Synonym(s) Arius acrocephalus, Arius digulensis, Arius latirostris, Neoarius latirostris
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Size 500mm or 19.7" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution New Guinea (Papua Province, Indonesia and Papua New Guinea).
Pacific, South Pacific, New Guinea Pacific area, New Guinea Waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 8 (pt 2), pp 277, Fig.
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Last Update 2023 Nov 08 09:10 (species record created: 2011 Jan 31 14:50)