Pseudeutropius

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Pseudeutropius
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Schilbeidae
Genus: Pseudeutropius
Bleeker, 1862
Type species
Eutropius brachypopterus
Bleeker, 1858

Pseudeutropius is a genus of catfishes conventionally placed in the family Schilbeidae[1] but recent work has suggested it be placed in the newer family Horabagridae, the genus is native to Asia.[2][3]

Species[edit]

There are currently 4 recognized species in this genus:[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Genus: Pseudeutropius". Fishbase. Retrieved 9 August 2017. 
  2. ^ Hofreiter, Michael; Wang, Jing; Lu, Bin; Zan, Ruiguang; Chai, Jing; Ma, Wei; Jin, Wei; Duan, Rongyao; Luo, Jing; Murphy, Robert W.; Xiao, Heng; Chen, Ziming (2016). "Phylogenetic relationships of five Asian schilbid genera including Clupisoma (Siluriformes: Schilbeidae)". PLoS ONE. 11 (1): e0145675. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0145675. PMC 4713424Freely accessible. PMID 26751688. 
  3. ^ a b Eschmeyer, W. N., R. Fricke, and R. van der Laan (eds) (2 May 2016). "Catalog of Fishes". California Academy of Sciences. Retrieved 7 May 2016.