n African Zoology - First record of the Southeast Asian walking catfish, (Pisces: Clariidae), from the island of Mauritius, south-western Indian Ocean - : short communication

Volume 50, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 1562-7020
  • E-ISSN: 2224-073X
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The presence of Southeast Asian walking catfish, , in Mauritian freshwater systems has been confirmed. Three female were caught in Rivière Sèche, close to the town of Phoenix, Mauritius (20°17' S, 57°33' E). This constitutes the first record of the introduction of this species into the wild on the island of Mauritius.

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