Palatal tooth patches distinctly triangular, their
long axes at about 70° to curve of mouth. Remarks:
Nemapteryx caelata in Eschmeyer's Catalog
of Fishes has now been deemed a synonym of N.
nenga but in Fishbase this species is still listed
as being valid.
and southeast Asia: India, Thailand, Myanmar,
Malaysia and Indonesia. Type locality:
Ganges River, India.
30.0cm. TL (12ins)
Kailola; P. J.
Order Siluriformes Ariidae (= Tachysuridae) Sea catfishes
(fork-tailed catfishes). Kailola, P. J. 2004 (Dec.) A phylogenetic
exploration of the catfish family Ariidae (Otophysi:
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P.; Menezes, Naércio A.
(2007). "Systematics of the family Ariidae (Ostariophysi,
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