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Silurus clarias (non Linnaeus, 1758)
Misapplied name for Pimelodus blochii (non Linnaeus, 1758)
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Silurus; Species: clarias; (non Linnaeus, 1758)
  Current accepted name :   
  Status details:   
misapplied name, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
In Bloch, 1782. Not a new name, used intentionally as the Linnaeus name. See details in Eschmeyer (CofF ver. Sep. 2011: Ref. 88002).
  Etymology of Generic name : 
Greek, silouros = a cat fish + Greek, odous = teeth (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Misapplied name

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