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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Clarias gariepinus (Burchell 1822)
Reference taxon from FishBase in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Clarias gariepinus
Species recognized by Eswatini Species List, Jordan Species List, Barcode of Life Data Systems, Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Commons, Egypt Species List, wikipedia 中文维基百科, wikipedia русскую Википедию, wikipedia DE, wikipedia NL, wikipedia POL, wikipedia VI, wikipedia CZ, Wikidata, Wikidata, Wikidata, wikipedia FI, wikipedia UK, wikipedia CA, Algeria Species List, Angola Species List, Benin Species List, Belgium Species List, Botswana Species List, Brazil Species List, Burkina Faso Species List, Burundi Species List, Cambodia Species List, Cameroon Species List, Central African Republic Species List, Chad Species List, China Species List, Democratic Republic of the Congo Species List, Ethiopia Species List, Gabon Species List, Gambia Species List, India Species List, Israel Species List, Italy Species List, Ivory Coast Species List, Kenya Species List, Malawi Species List, Mali Species List, Mauritania Species List, Mozambique Species List, Myanmar Species List, Namibia Species List, Niger Species List, Nigeria Species List, Palestine Species List, Republic of the Congo Species List, Rwanda Species List, Senegal Species List, Sierra Leone Species List, Somalia Species List, South Africa Species List, Sudan Species List, Syria Species List, Tanzania Species List, Timor Leste Species List, Togo Species List, Turkey Species List, Uganda Species List, Zambia Species List, Zimbabwe Species List, wikipedia ID, wikipedia EU, Indonesia Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, North Atlantic Species List, South Atlantic Species List, wikipedia AF, wikipedia LT, wikipedia ET, wikipedia MS, NCBI, Global Biotic Interactions, Global Biotic Interactions, Global Biotic Interactions, wikipedia FR, wikipedia ES, wikipedia EN, wikipedia emerging languages, and EOL authors
Clarias gariepinus (Burchell 1822)
Clarias notozygurus

Alternative Names

Clarias capensis Valenciennes 1840
Reference taxon from FishBase in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Clarias depressus Myers 1925
Reference taxon from FishBase in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Clarias guentheri Pfeffer 1896
Reference taxon from FishBase in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Clarias lazera Valenciennes 1840
Reference taxon from FishBase in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Clarias longiceps Boulenger 1899
Reference taxon from FishBase in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Clarias macracanthus Günther 1864
Reference taxon from FishBase in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Clarias malaris Nichols & Griscom 1917
Reference taxon from FishBase in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Clarias microphthalmus Pfeffer 1896
Reference taxon from FishBase in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Clarias micropthalmus Pfeffer 1896
Reference taxon from FishBase in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Clarias moorii Boulenger 1901
Reference taxon from FishBase in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Clarias mossambicus Peters 1852
Reference taxon from FishBase in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Clarias muelleri Pietschmann 1939
Reference taxon from FishBase in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Clarias notozygurus Lönnberg & Rendahl 1922
Reference taxon from FishBase in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Clarias orontis Günther 1864
Reference taxon from FishBase in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Clarias robecchii Vinciguerra 1893
Reference taxon from FishBase in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Clarias smithii Günther 1896
Reference taxon from FishBase in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Clarias syriacus Valenciennes 1840
Reference taxon from FishBase in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Clarias tsanensis Boulenger 1902
Reference taxon from FishBase in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Clarias vinciguerrae Boulenger 1902
Reference taxon from FishBase in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Clarias xenodon Günther 1864
Reference taxon from FishBase in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Clarius gariepinus (Burchell 1822)
Reference taxon from FishBase in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Silurus gariepinus Burchell 1822
Reference taxon from FishBase in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Clarias capensis Valenciennes 1840
Synonym according to Fishbase
Clarias depressus Myers 1925
Synonym according to Fishbase
Clarias guentheri Pfeffer 1896
Synonym according to Fishbase
Clarias lazera
Synonym according to NCBI
Clarias lazera Valenciennes 1840
Synonym according to Fishbase
Clarias lazera Valenciennes ex Cuvier & Valenciennes 1840
Invalid according to {resource_name} (junior synonym)
Clarias longiceps Boulenger 1899
Synonym according to Fishbase
Clarias macracanthus Günther 1864
Synonym according to Fishbase
Clarias malaris Nichols & Griscom 1917
Synonym according to Fishbase
Clarias microphthalmus Pfeffer 1896
Synonym according to Fishbase
Clarias micropthalmus Pfeffer 1896
Synonym according to Fishbase
Clarias moorii Boulenger 1901
Synonym according to Fishbase
Clarias mossambicus Peters 1852
Synonym according to Fishbase
Clarias muelleri Pietschmann 1939
Synonym according to Fishbase
Clarias notozygurus Lönnberg & Rendahl 1922
Synonym according to Fishbase
Clarias orontis Günther 1864
Synonym according to Fishbase
Clarias robecchii Vinciguerra 1893
Synonym according to Fishbase
Clarias smithii Günther 1896
Synonym according to Fishbase
Clarias syriacus Valenciennes 1840
Synonym according to Fishbase
Clarias tsanensis Boulenger 1902
Synonym according to Fishbase
Clarias vinciguerrae Boulenger 1902
Synonym according to Fishbase
Clarias xenodon Günther 1864
Synonym according to Fishbase
Clarius gariepinus (Burchell 1822)
Synonym according to Fishbase
Heterobranchus anguillaris
Misapplied name according to Fishbase
Silurus anguillaris
Misapplied name according to Fishbase
Silurus gariepinus Burchell 1822
Synonym according to Fishbase

Common Names

English

Barbel
Recognized by Animal Diversity Web, Wikidata, and Fishbase
North African catfish
African Catfish preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Catfish
Recognized by Wikidata and Fishbase
Common Catfish
Recognized by Wikidata
Mudfish
Recognized by Wikidata and Fishbase
Sharptooth Catfish
Recognized by Wikidata
Sharptoothed Catfish
Recognized by Wikidata
African catfish
Recognized by Fishbase
Common catfish
Recognized by Fishbase
Sharptooth catfish
Recognized by Fishbase
Sharptoothed catfish
Recognized by Fishbase

Afrikaans

Skerptandbaber preferred
Recognized by Wikidata and Fishbase
Mangwana
Recognized by Fishbase
Ndombe-Mbundamusheke
Recognized by Fishbase
Skerptand-baber
Recognized by Fishbase

Amharic

Ambaza preferred
Recognized by Fishbase
Key asa
Recognized by Fishbase

Arabic

سلور أفريقي preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
فًتْرة إفريقيا الشّماليّة
Recognized by Fishbase
Abu shanab
Recognized by Fishbase
Balbout
Recognized by Fishbase
Garmut
Recognized by Fishbase
Karmut
Recognized by Fishbase

Bengali

আফ্রিকান মাগুর preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

африкански сом preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

keříčkovec červenolemý preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

Afrikaanse meerval preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Estonian

Aafrika angersäga preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

Jättikonnamonni preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

French

Poisson-chat nord-africain
Recognized by FAO species catalogs and Fishbase
Poisson-chat Nord-Africain preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Silure
Recognized by Wikidata and Fishbase

German

Afrikanischer Raubwels preferred
Recognized by Wikidata and Fishbase
Kiemensackwels
Recognized by Fishbase

Hausa

Tarwada preferred
Recognized by Fishbase

Hebrew

שפמנון מצוי preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Sfamnun matzui
Recognized by Fishbase

Hungarian

Afrikai harcsa preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Igbo

Arira preferred
Recognized by Fishbase

Indonesian

Lele dumbo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

Namazu preferred
Recognized by Fishbase

Kanuri

Kemudu preferred
Recognized by Fishbase

Lithuanian

Afrikinis šamas preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malay

Ikan Keli Eksotika preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malayalam

ആഫ്രിക്കൻ മുഷി preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
ആഫ്റിക്കന് മുഷി
Recognized by Fishbase
African mushi
Recognized by Fishbase

Oromo

Ambaazaa preferred
Recognized by Fishbase

Polish

Sum afrykański preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Klarias
Recognized by Fishbase
Stawada
Recognized by Fishbase

Portuguese

Bagre-africano preferred
Recognized by Fishbase

Rundi

Ikambari preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

Африканский клариевый сом preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Сом клариевый африканский
Recognized by Fishbase
Yuzhnoafrikanskaya zubatka
Recognized by Fishbase

Spanish; Castilian

Pez-gato preferred
Recognized by FAO species catalogs, Wikidata, and Fishbase
Pez gato preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Swahili

Kambale Mumi preferred
Recognized by Fishbase
Kambale
Recognized by Fishbase
Kambali
Recognized by Fishbase
Mlamba
Recognized by Fishbase
Mumi
Recognized by Fishbase

Swedish

Afrikansk vandrarmal preferred
Recognized by Wikidata and Fishbase

Thai

ปลาดุกแอฟริกา preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Turkish

Karabalik preferred
Recognized by Fishbase
Sekiz biyik
Recognized by Fishbase

Ukrainian

Кларій нільський preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Venda

Bavhuri preferred
Recognized by Fishbase

Vietnamese

Cá trê phi preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Cá Trê Phi
Recognized by Fishbase

Wolof

Bambara preferred
Recognized by Fishbase
Toucouleurs
Recognized by Fishbase
Yess
Recognized by Fishbase

Yoruba

Aro preferred
Recognized by Fishbase
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Curated hierarchies for Clarias gariepinus (Burchell 1822)

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 1.1

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Opisthokonta
Metazoa
Bilateria
Deuterostomia
Chordata
Vertebrata
Gnathostomata
Osteichthyes
Actinopterygii
Neopterygii
Teleostei
Otomorpha
Ostariophysi
Siluriformes
Siluroidei
Clariidae
Clarias

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Opisthokonta
Metazoa
Bilateria
Deuterostomia
Chordata
Vertebrata
Gnathostomata
Osteichthyes
Actinopterygii
Actinopteri
Neopterygii
Teleostei
Osteoglossocephalai
Clupeocephala
Otomorpha
Ostariophysi
Otophysa
Characiphysae
Siluriformes
Siluroidei
Clariidae
Clarias Scopoli 1777

GBIF classification

Animalia
Chordata
Actinopterygii
Siluriformes
Clariidae
Clarias
2 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS) Taxonomic Hierarchy

Animalia
Bilateria
Deuterostomia
Chordata
Vertebrata
Gnathostomata
Actinopterygii
Teleostei
Ostariophysi
Siluriformes
Clariidae Bonaparte 1846
Clarias Scopoli 1777

IUCN

Animalia
Chordata
Actinopterygii
Siluriformes
Clariidae