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  • Arius venosus
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Scientific Name Arius venosus  Valenciennes, 1840
Common Name
Type Locality Rangoon, Myanmar; Manila, Philippines.
Pronunciation AR ee uss
Etymology Arius: From the Greek arios, meaning warlike or bellicose; in reference to the well-developed fin spines. 
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Size 300mm or 11.8" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Indo-West Pacific: Mozambique Channel to Burma [=Myanmar] and southern China to Indonesia (excluding the Philippines and Australia). Found in the Mekong delta.
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Pacific, West Pacific (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Mekong, Lower Mekong (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 15, pp 69.
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Last Update 2014 Nov 19 12:45 (species record created: 2014 Nov 17 03:37)