Accepted scientific name:
Ameiurus nebulosus (Lesueur, 1819) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Ameiurus nebulosus (Lesueur, 1819)
Synonyms:
Albula lacustris Walbaum, 1792 (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Albula lacustris Walbaum, 1792
Ameirus nebulosus (Lesueur, 1819) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Ameirus nebulosus (Lesueur, 1819)
Ameiurus catus (non Linnaeus, 1758) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Ameiurus catus (non Linnaeus, 1758)
Ameiurus lacustris (Walbaum, 1792) (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Ameiurus lacustris (Walbaum, 1792)
Ameiurus vulgaris (Thompson, 1842) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Ameiurus vulgaris (Thompson, 1842)
Amiurus catus (non Linnaeus, 1758) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Amiurus catus (non Linnaeus, 1758)
Amiurus nebulosus (Lesueur, 1819) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Amiurus nebulosus (Lesueur, 1819)
Amiurus vulgaris (Thompson, 1842) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Amiurus vulgaris (Thompson, 1842)
Ictalurus nebucosus (Lesueur, 1819) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Ictalurus nebucosus (Lesueur, 1819)
Ictalurus nebulosus (Lesueur, 1819) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Ictalurus nebulosus (Lesueur, 1819)
Ictalurus nebulosus marmoratus (Holbrook, 1855) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Ictalurus nebulosus marmoratus (Holbrook, 1855)
Ictalurus nebulosus nebulosus (Lesueur, 1819) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Ictalurus nebulosus nebulosus (Lesueur, 1819)
Ictalurus nebulosus pannonicus Harka & Pinter, 1990 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Ictalurus nebulosus pannonicus Harka & Pinter, 1990
Pimelodus atrarius DeKay, 1842 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Pimelodus atrarius DeKay, 1842
Pimelodus catus (non Linnaeus, 1758) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Pimelodus catus (non Linnaeus, 1758)
Pimelodus felis Agassiz, 1850 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Pimelodus felis Agassiz, 1850
Pimelodus marmoratus Holbrook, 1855 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Pimelodus marmoratus Holbrook, 1855
Pimelodus nebulosus Lesueur, 1819 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Pimelodus nebulosus Lesueur, 1819
Pimelodus vulgaris Thompson, 1842 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Pimelodus vulgaris Thompson, 1842
Silurus catus (non Linnaeus, 1758) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Silurus catus (non Linnaeus, 1758)
Silurus coenosus Richardson, 1836 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Silurus coenosus Richardson, 1836
Silurus felis Linnaeus, 1766 (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Silurus felis Linnaeus, 1766
Silurus nigrescens Lesueur (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Silurus nigrescens Lesueur
Common names:
Common name Language Country
Sumecek americký Czech Czech Republic Click here to show the literature
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Brun dværgmalle Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Dværgmalle Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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En art dværgmalle Danish - Click here to show the literature
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Bruine Amerikaanse dwergmeerval Dutch Netherlands Click here to show the literature
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Dwergmeerval Dutch - Click here to show the literature
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Brown bullhead English - Click here to show the literature
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Brown bullhead English Canada Click here to show the literature
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Brown bullhead English Puerto Rico Click here to show the literature
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Brown bullhead English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Brown bullhead English USA Click here to show the literature
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Brown catfish English Canada Click here to show the literature
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Bullhead English Canada Click here to show the literature
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Catfish English Canada Click here to show the literature
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Catfish English New Zealand Click here to show the literature
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Common bullhead English Canada Click here to show the literature
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Common catfish English Canada Click here to show the literature
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Horned pout English Canada Click here to show the literature
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Horned pout English Netherlands Click here to show the literature
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Hornpout English Canada Click here to show the literature
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Marbled bullhead English Canada Click here to show the literature
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Marbled bullhead English Puerto Rico Click here to show the literature
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Minister English Canada Click here to show the literature
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Mudcat English Canada Click here to show the literature
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Northern brown bullhead English Canada Click here to show the literature
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Piikkimonni Finnish Finland Click here to show the literature
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Barbotte brune French Can Quebec Click here to show the literature
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Barbotte brune French France Click here to show the literature
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Poisson chat French France Click here to show the literature
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Poisson-chat noir French - Click here to show the literature
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Silure noir French - Click here to show the literature
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Amerikanischer Wels German - Click here to show the literature
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Amerikanischer Zwergwels German - Click here to show the literature
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Amerikanischer Zwergwels German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Brauner katzenwels German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Katzenfisch German - Click here to show the literature
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Katzenwels German - Click here to show the literature
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Katzenwels German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Zwergwels German - Click here to show the literature
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Zwergwels German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Pesce gatto Italian - Click here to show the literature
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云斑鮰 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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石紋棕真鮰 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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石纹棕真鮰 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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褐棕真鮰(引进) Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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褐棕真鮰(引進) Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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雲斑鮰 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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Dvergmalle Norwegian Norway Click here to show the literature
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Sumik karlowaty Polish Poland Click here to show the literature
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Peixe-gato castanho Portuguese - Click here to show the literature
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Bici-cu-coarne Romanian Romania Click here to show the literature
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Somn american Romanian Romania Click here to show the literature
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Somn pitic Romanian Romania Click here to show the literature
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Kanalnyi somik Russian Ukraine Click here to show the literature
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американский сомик Russian Russia Click here to show the literature
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Sumcek krpatý Slovak Slovakia Click here to show the literature
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Barbú torito Spanish Puerto Rico Click here to show the literature
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Coto pardo Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Brun dvärgmal Swedish Sweden Click here to show the literature
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Dvärgmal Swedish Sweden Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Siluriformes
Family Ictaluridae
Genus Ameiurus
Distribution: North America: Atlantic and Gulf Slope drainages from Nova Scotia and New Brunswick in Canada to Mobile Bay in Alabama in USA, and St. Lawrence-Great Lakes, Hudson Bay and Mississippi River basins from Quebec west to Saskatchewan in Canada and south to Louisiana, USA. Introduced into several countries. Several countries report adverse ecological impact after introduction. Asia: Iran and Turkey (Ref. 39702).
Additional data: -
Source database: FishBase, Jan 2011
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: -
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=3022
CoL taxon LSID: urn:lsid:catalogueoflife.org:taxon:d1375e5d-2dc5-11e0-98c6-2ce70255a436:col20110201