Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for Scleropages

References in periodicals archive ?
Isolation and molecular detection of Plesiomonas shigelloides containing tetA gene from Asian arowana (Scleropages formosus) in a Korean aquarium.
YUE, G.H., LI, Y., LIM, L.C.& ORBAN, L., 2004.-Monitoring the genetic diversity of three Asian arowana (Scleropages formosus) captive stocks using AFLP and microsatellites.
Breeding technique of Malaysian golden arowana, Scleropages formosus in concrete tanks.
Scleropages Gunther, 1864: 196 (type species Scleropages leichardti Gunther 1864, type locality Burdekin River, Queensland, Australia, by mono-typy and original designation.
Delsmania (subgenus of Scleropages) Fowler, 1934: 243 (type species Osteoglossum formosum Muller & Schlegel 1844, type locality Borneo, Barito River, by monotypy and original designation.
Rapid isolation of DNA from the mucus of Asian arowana (Scleropages formosus, Osteoglossidae).
Yue GH, Li Y, Lim LC, Orban L (2004) Monitoring the genetic diversity of three Asian arowana (Scleropages formosus) captive stocks using AFLP and microsatellites.
The Asian arowana (Scleropages formosus) is also known as dragonfish, Asian Bonytongue, kelisa or baju rantai.
DNA fingerprinting: application to conservation of the CITES-listed dragon fish, Scleropages formosus (Osteoglossidae).
Teugels 2003 The Different Colour Varieties of the Asian Arowana Scleropages formosus (Osteoglossidae) are Distinct Species: Morphological and Genetic Evidences.
The peat swamp forest and lakes have been home to 212 species of fish, including 2 globally threatened species (IUCN status), Balantiocheilos melanopterus (ketutung) and Scleropages formosus (Asian arowana), the latter listed in CITES Appendix 1 (Kottelat and Widjanarti 2005; Jeanes and Meijaard 2000); 26 reptiles, including 11 species globally threatened, 6 species listed in CITES Appendix II, 7 species nationally protected, and 1 species endemic to Borneo (Jeanes and Meijaard 2000); 282 birds, including 31 confirmed globally threatened, 36 CITES-listed species, 72 nationally protected bird species, and 5 confirmed Borneo endemics (Jeanes and Meijaard (2000).
The DSNP fish fauna includes two highly popular aquarium fish: the rare and valuable red variety of the endangered Asian Arowana Scleropages formosus or siluk (listed on Appendix I of CITES), and the Clown Loach Botia macracanthus or ulanguli.
One new cause, not mentioned by previous observers, was that fires were ignited to facilitate the capture of the red-phase Arowana fish (Scleropages formosus), a valuable, and now rare, ornamental fish.
Finally, something specifically worth mentioning is that DSNP represents the only protected site, within the known range of the valuable and rare "red-phase" Arowana (Scleropages formosus), a species which is CITES I listed, IUCN threat listed, and nationally protected.
This includes the Arowana (Scleropages formosus), a key conservation species, which now appears to be largely restricted to remote swamp forest areas due to high fishing pressure elsewhere in the lake basin.