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Scientific Name Plicofollis layardi  (G√ľnther, 1866)
Common Name
Type Locality Sri Lanka.
Synonym(s) Arius layardi, Arius satparanus, Arius tenuispinis, Plicofollis argyropleuron
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Size 360mm or 14.2" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Western Indian Ocean: Mozambique and Persian Gulf to Sri Lanka.
Indian waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Indian Ocean (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 Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Series 3) v. 18 (no. 108), pp 474 [2], Pl. 15.
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Last Update 2021 Jan 25 02:15 (species record created: 2019 Jul 11 16:31)