Species Details : Plotosus lineatus (Thunberg, 1787)

Accepted scientific name:
Plotosus lineatus (Thunberg, 1787) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Plotosus lineatus  (Thunberg, 1787)
Synonyms:
Arius thalassinus (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Arius thalassinus
Platystacus anguillaris Bloch, 1794 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Platystacus anguillaris Bloch, 1794
Plotoseus ikapor Lesson, 1831 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Plotoseus ikapor Lesson, 1831
Plotossus anguillaris (Bloch, 1794) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Plotossus anguillaris (Bloch, 1794)
Plotosus anguillaris (Bloch, 1794) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Plotosus anguillaris (Bloch, 1794)
Plotosus arab Bleeker, 1862 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Plotosus arab Bleeker, 1862
Plotosus brevibarbus Bessednov, 1967 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Plotosus brevibarbus Bessednov, 1967
Plotosus castaneoides Bleeker, 1851 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Plotosus castaneoides Bleeker, 1851
Plotosus castaneus Valenciennes, 1840 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Plotosus castaneus Valenciennes, 1840
Plotosus flavolineatus Whitley, 1941 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Plotosus flavolineatus Whitley, 1941
Plotosus ikapor Lesson, 1831 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Plotosus ikapor Lesson, 1831
Plotosus limbatus (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Plotosus limbatus
Plotosus lineatus Valenciennes, 1840 (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Plotosus lineatus Valenciennes, 1840
Plotosus marginatus Anonymous [Bennett], 1830 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Plotosus marginatus Anonymous [Bennett], 1830
Plotosus thunbergianus Lacepède, 1803 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Plotosus thunbergianus Lacepède, 1803
Plotosus vittatus Swainson, 1839 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Plotosus vittatus Swainson, 1839
Silurus arab Forsskål, 1775 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Silurus arab Forsskål, 1775
Silurus lineatus Thunberg, 1787 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Silurus lineatus Thunberg, 1787
Common names:
Common name Transliteration Language Country
Caago Caago - New Caledonia Click here to show the literature
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Goue Goue - Comoros Click here to show the literature
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Kaboiya Kaboiya - Papua New Guinea Click here to show the literature
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Machoiran Machoiran - Mauritius Click here to show the literature
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Machouaran Machouaran - Réunion Click here to show the literature
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Masouran Masouran - Mauritius Click here to show the literature
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Mhunga hole Mhunga hole - Comoros Click here to show the literature
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Nkonko saigogo Nkonko saigogo - Comoros Click here to show the literature
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Saligogo Saligogo - Comoros Click here to show the literature
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Samelang Samelang - Indonesia: Makassar Click here to show the literature
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Streep-baberpaling Streep-baberpaling Afrikaans South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Ai Ai Arabic Oman Click here to show the literature
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Ai Ai Arabic Qatar Click here to show the literature
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Baloot Baloot Arabic Oman Click here to show the literature
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Jam Jam Arabic Oman Click here to show the literature
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Khen farsi Khen farsi Arabic Oman Click here to show the literature
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Iito Iito Bikol Philippines: Albay and Camarines Sur; Batan and Rapu-Rapu; Cata Click here to show the literature
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Ito Ito Bolinao Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Nga-nu Nga-nu Burmese Myanmar Click here to show the literature
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Pakdi Pakdi Calamian Tagbanwa Philippines: Banuang Daan and Cabugao, Coron, Palawan
Laiulgafiiy Laiulgafiiy Carolinian Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Nayuy sówufáng Nayuy sowufang Carolinian - Click here to show the literature
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I-ito I-ito Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Ito Ito Cebuano Philippines: Cebu Click here to show the literature
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Trey andaing tonlay Trey andaing tonlay Central Khmer Cambodia Click here to show the literature
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Stribet koralmalle Stribet koralmalle Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Hito Hito Davawenyo Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Ito Ito Davawenyo Philippines: Davao Click here to show the literature
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Barbel-eel catfish Barbel-eel catfish English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Canine catfish eel Canine catfish eel English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Catfish eel Catfish eel English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Catfish-eel Catfish-eel English - Click here to show the literature
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Coral catfish Coral catfish English Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Coral catfish Coral catfish English USA Click here to show the literature
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Darkfin eel catfish Darkfin eel catfish English - Click here to show the literature
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Eel catfish Eel catfish English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Eel catfish Eel catfish English Niue Click here to show the literature
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Eel-tailed catfish Eel-tailed catfish English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Giant catfish Giant catfish English - Click here to show the literature
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Lined catfish Lined catfish English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Striped cat-fish eel Striped cat-fish eel English Myanmar Click here to show the literature
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Striped catfish Striped catfish English West Nggela Click here to show the literature
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Striped catfish Striped catfish English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Striped catfish Striped catfish English Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Striped catfish Striped catfish English Papua New Guinea Click here to show the literature
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Striped catfish Striped catfish English Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Striped catfish eel Striped catfish eel English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Striped catfish-eel Striped catfish-eel English Papua New Guinea Click here to show the literature
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Striped eel catfish Striped eel catfish English - Click here to show the literature
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Striped eel catfish Striped eel catfish English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Striped eel catfish Striped eel catfish English Guam Click here to show the literature
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Striped eel catfish Striped eel catfish English India Click here to show the literature
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Striped eel catfish Striped eel catfish English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Striped eel catfish Striped eel catfish English Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Striped eel-catfish Striped eel-catfish English South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Striped eel-catfish Striped eel-catfish English USA Click here to show the literature
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Striped sea catfish Striped sea catfish English Mauritius Click here to show the literature
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Stripped catfish Stripped catfish English Viet Nam Click here to show the literature
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Young catfish eel Young catfish eel English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Vöödiline angersabasäga Voeoediline angersabasaega Estonian Estonia Click here to show the literature
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Kabo Kabo Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Kaboa Kaboa Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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kobā Koba Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Juovakorallimonni Juovakorallimonni Finnish Finland Click here to show the literature
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Balibot rayé Balibot raye French France Click here to show the literature
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Mâchoiron Machoiron French Seychelles Click here to show the literature
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Mâchoiron titan Machoiron titan French - Click here to show the literature
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Poisson-chat de mer rayé Poisson-chat de mer raye French Mauritius Click here to show the literature
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Poisson-chat rayé Poisson-chat raye French France Click here to show the literature
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Iga bola Iga bola Gela West Nggela Click here to show the literature
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Korallenwels Korallenwels German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Ito Ito Hiligaynon Philippines: Iloilo Click here to show the literature
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Anito Anito Iloko Philippines: Aparri, Cagayan Click here to show the literature
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Balibot Balibot Iloko Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Nito Nito Iloko Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Gonzui Gonzui Japanese Japan Click here to show the literature
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ಬಾಲಛಾಟ್   Balachat Kannada India
쏠종개 Ssoljong-gae Korean Korea, South Click here to show the literature
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Gemang Gemang Malay (macrolanguage) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Kelara Kelara Malay (macrolanguage) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Rusat Rusat Malay (macrolanguage) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Sembilang Sembilang Malay (macrolanguage) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Sembilang batu Sembilang batu Malay (macrolanguage) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Sembilang karang Sembilang karang Malay (macrolanguage) Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Sembilang karang Sembilang karang Malay (macrolanguage) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Semilang Semilang Malay (macrolanguage) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Semilang batu Semilang batu Malay (macrolanguage) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Semilang karang Semilang karang Malay (macrolanguage) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Semilang laut Semilang laut Malay (macrolanguage) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Senangin Senangin Malay (macrolanguage) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Tabana Tabana Malay (macrolanguage) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Unsat-unsat Unsat-unsat Malay (macrolanguage) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Varichundan mushi Varichundan mushi Malayalam India: Kerala. Click here to show the literature
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ഒറത്തല്   Orattal Malayalam India
വരിചുണ്ടന് മുഷി Varicuntan musi Malayalam India
沙毛 Sha mao Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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沙毛 Sha mao Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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短须鳗鲶 Duan xu man nian Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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短鬚鰻鯰 Duan xu man nian Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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線紋鰻鯰 Sian wun man nian Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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线纹鳗鲶 Xian wen man nian Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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鰻鯰 Man nian Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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鰻鯰 Man nian Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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鳗鲶 Man nian Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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मिंच Minca Marathi India
Apoa Apoa Palauan Palau Click here to show the literature
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Kebes Kebes Palauan Palau Click here to show the literature
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Sago Sago Pije New Caledonia: Hienghène Region Click here to show the literature
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Maly sumik koralowy Maly sumik koralowy Polish Poland Click here to show the literature
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Sumik wegorzowaty Sumik wegorzowaty Polish Poland Click here to show the literature
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Patuna raiada Patuna raiada Portuguese Mozambique Click here to show the literature
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Lafalovo Lafalovo Sakalava Malagasy Madagascar Click here to show the literature
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Apoa Apoa Samoan Samoa Click here to show the literature
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Mudhu hunga Mudhu hunga Sinhala Sri Lanka Click here to show the literature
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Koonbile Koonbile Somali Somalia Click here to show the literature
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Bagre titán Bagre titan Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Patuna rayada Patuna rayada Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Ngogo Ngogo Swahili (macrolanguage) Kenya: Mombasa and Mtwapa area Click here to show the literature
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Ngogo Ngogo Swahili (macrolanguage) Tanzania Click here to show the literature
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Korallmal Korallmal Swedish Sweden Click here to show the literature
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I-ito I-ito Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Iito Iito Tagalog Philippines: Tayabas Bay (Ref. 47588). Click here to show the literature
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Ito Ito Tagalog Philippines: Metro Manila Click here to show the literature
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Kanduli Kanduli Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Patuna Patuna Tagalog Philippines: Calauag, Quezon; Tayabas Bay Click here to show the literature
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Sumbilang Sumbilang Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Irung-keleru Irung-keleru Tamil Sri Lanka Click here to show the literature
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Kanjakalutti Kanjakalutti Tamil Sri Lanka Click here to show the literature
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Kedal-changuan Kedal-changuan Tamil Sri Lanka Click here to show the literature
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ஊல்பதீ   Ulpati Tamil India
௨ளுபதீ  2lupati Tamil India
ఇర్వా  Irva Telugu India
Pinkaeo Pinkaeo Thai Thailand Click here to show the literature
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ปิ่นแก้ว Pin kaew Thai Thailand Click here to show the literature
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Cá ngát Ca ngat Vietnamese Viet Nam Click here to show the literature
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Cá Ngát sọc trắng Ca Ngat soc trang Vietnamese Viet Nam Click here to show the literature
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I-ito I-ito Waray (Philippines) Philippines: Catbalogan, Samar Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Kingdom Animalia CoL
Phylum Chordata CoL
Class Actinopterygii FishBase
Order Siluriformes FishBase
Family Plotosidae FishBase
Genus Plotosus FishBase
Distribution: Indo-Pacific: Red Sea and East Africa to Samoa, north to southern Japan, southern Korea, and the Ogasawara Islands, south to Australia and Lord Howe Island. Palau and Yap in Micronesia (Ref. 1602). Sometimes enters freshwaters of East Africa (Lake Malawi) and Madagascar (Ref. 3879).
Environment: Brackish,marine
Additional data: -
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: 2014-05-19
Source database: FishBase, Feb 2018   99%
Bibliographic citation: Froese R. & Pauly D. (eds). (2020). FishBase (version Feb 2018). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 2020-02-24 (Roskov Y., Ower G., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Bailly N., Kirk P.M., Bourgoin T., DeWalt R.E., Decock W., Nieukerken E. van, Penev L.). Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=4706
Conversion date: 2020-02-25 17:48:28