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Clarias fuscus (Whitespotted freshwater catfish; Whitespotted clarias; Walking catfish; Puntat; Hong Kong catfish; Chinese catfish; Cat-fish)

Synonyms: Clarias pulicaris; Macropteronotus fuscus
Language: Cantonese; Hawaiian; Japanese; Mandarin Chinese; Russian; Vietnamese


Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Hawaiian Islands United States Oceania Oceanic Islands    

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Bach Ma National Park II 54733 Viet Nam


Parasitized by 
Bychowskyella austrofujianensis <Unverified Name>[1]
Bychowskyella meridionalis <Unverified Name>[1]
Clariotrema austrofujianensis <Unverified Name>[1]
Clariotrema meridionalis <Unverified Name>[1]
Clariotrema tchangi <Unverified Name>[1]
Dollfustrema foochowensis <Unverified Name>[1]
Gnathostoma spinigerum <Unverified Name>[1]
Gyrodactylus fusci <Unverified Name>[1]
Lytocestus adhaerens <Unverified Name>[1]
Masenia collata <Unverified Name>[1]
Orientocreadium batrachoides[1]
Orientocreadium siluri <Unverified Name>[1]
Pallisentis celatus[2]
Phyllodistomum clariasi <Unverified Name>[1]
Quadriacanthus gyrocirrus <Unverified Name>[1]
Quadriacanthus kobiensis <Unverified Name>[1]
Quadriacanthus meridionalis <Unverified Name>[1]


Asia - Inland waters; Asia: China, Taiwan, Philippines (Ref. 41299) and Viet Nam (Ref. 44416). Oceania: Hawaii (Ref. 5360).; Asia: China, Taiwan, Philippines (Ref. 41299) and Vietnam (Ref. 44416). Oceania: Hawaii (Ref. 5360).; Cambodia; China; Hawaii (USA); Hong Kong; Japan; Lao People's Dem. Rep.; Oceania - Inland waters; Oriental; Palearctic; Philippines; Taiwan; Viet Nam; Yangtze;



Attributes / relations provided by
1Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
2Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
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