Chitala lopis (Bleeker, 1851)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Notopterus lopis Bleeker, 1851


Conservation Status


Last record: 1851

IUCN RedList status: Extinct



Java (=Jawa), Indonesia












Original scientific description:

Bleeker, P. (1851). Over eenige nieuwe soorten van Megalops, Dussumieria, Notopterus en Astronesthes. Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië 1(4): 417-424.


Other references:

Dahruddin, H., Hutama, A., Busson, F., Sauri, S., Hanner, R., Keith, P., Hadiaty, R. and Hubert, N. 2017. Revisiting the ichthyodiversity of Java and Bali through DNA barcodes: taxonomic coverage, identification accuracy, cryptic diversity and identification of exotic species. Molecular Ecology Resources 17(2): 288-299.

Kottelat, M. and Widjanarti, E. (2005). The fishes of Danau Sentarum National Park and the Kapuas Lakes area, Kalimantan Barat, Indonesia. Raffles Bull. Zool. Supplement 13: 139-173.

Ng, H. H. (2020). Chitala lopis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2020: e.T157719927A89815479. Downloaded on 05 April 2020.


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