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Family: Heptapteridae Three-barbeled catfishes



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Photo by Sazima, I.

South America
Max. Length 11 cm TL
Acentronichthys leptos Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1889

Photo by Sazima, I.
 
Acentronichthys leptos
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 9.9 cm SL

 
Brachyglanis frenatus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 8.3 cm SL

 
Brachyglanis magoi
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 6 cm TL

 
Brachyglanis melas
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 6.8 cm SL

 
Brachyglanis microphthalmus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 8.1 cm SL

 
Brachyglanis nocturnus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 8.1 cm TL

 
Brachyglanis phalacra
[]

Photo by Germeau, G.

South America
Max. Length 4.3 cm SL
Brachyrhamdia heteropleura (Eigenmann, 1912)

Photo by Germeau, G.
 
Brachyrhamdia heteropleura
[]

Photo by Mikolji, I.

South America
Max. Length 5.4 cm SL
Brachyrhamdia imitator Myers, 1927

Photo by Mikolji, I.
 
Brachyrhamdia imitator
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 7.6 cm SL

 
Brachyrhamdia marthae
[]

Photo by Germeau, G.

South America
Max. Length 6.1 cm SL
Brachyrhamdia meesi Sands & Black, 1985

Photo by Germeau, G.
 
Brachyrhamdia meesi
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 5.5 cm SL
Brachyrhamdia rambarrani (Axelrod & Burgess, 1987)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Brachyrhamdia rambarrani
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 7.2 cm SL

 
Cetopsorhamdia boquillae
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 2.9 cm TL

 
Cetopsorhamdia filamentosa
[]

Photo by Azevedo-Santos, V.M.

South America
Max. Length 11.1 cm SL
Cetopsorhamdia iheringi Schubart & Gomes, 1959

Photo by Azevedo-Santos, V.M.
 
Cetopsorhamdia iheringi
[]

Photo by Sabaj Pérez, M.H.

South America
Max. Length 7.7 cm SL
Cetopsorhamdia insidiosa (Steindachner, 1915)

Photo by Sabaj Pérez, M.H.
 
Cetopsorhamdia insidiosa
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.6 cm SL

 
Cetopsorhamdia molinae
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 7.2 cm TL

 
Cetopsorhamdia nasus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5.4 cm SL

 
Cetopsorhamdia orinoco
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4 cm SL

 
Cetopsorhamdia phantasia
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 12 cm SL

 
Cetopsorhamdia picklei
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 13.1 cm SL

 
Chasmocranus brachynemus
[]

Photo by Holm, E.

South America
Max. Length 7.9 cm SL
Chasmocranus brevior Eigenmann, 1912

Photo by Holm, E.
 
Chasmocranus brevior
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 8.9 cm SL

 
Chasmocranus chimantanus
[]

Photo by Sabaj Pérez, M.H.

South America
Max. Length 17 cm SL
Chasmocranus longior Eigenmann, 1912

Photo by Sabaj Pérez, M.H.
 
Chasmocranus longior
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5.4 cm TL

 
Chasmocranus lopezi
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5.2 cm SL

 
Chasmocranus peruanus
[]

Photo by Eakins, R.

South America
Max. Length 6.3 cm TL
Chasmocranus quadrizonatus Pearson, 1937

Photo by Eakins, R.
 
Chasmocranus quadrizonatus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 9.7 cm TL

 
Chasmocranus rosae
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 12.3 cm SL

 
Chasmocranus surinamensis
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 11 cm SL

 
Chasmocranus truncatorostris
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 2.6 cm SL

 
Gladioglanis anacanthus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.9 cm SL

 
Gladioglanis conquistador
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.4 cm SL

 
Gladioglanis machadoi
[]

Photo by Mikolji, I.

South America
Max. Length 28.9 cm SL
Goeldiella eques (Müller & Troschel, 1849)

Photo by Mikolji, I.
 
Goeldiella eques
[]

Photo by Brosse, S.

South America
Max. Length 15.5 cm SL
Heptapterus bleekeri Boeseman, 1953

Photo by Brosse, S.
 
Heptapterus bleekeri
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 6 cm TL

 
Heptapterus fissipinnis
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 17.6 cm SL

 
Heptapterus mandimbusu
[]
No picture found
South America

 
Heptapterus mbya
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 9.6 cm SL

 
Heptapterus multiradiatus
[]

Photo by Loureiro, M.

South America
Max. Length 26 cm SL
Heptapterus mustelinus (Valenciennes, 1835)

Photo by Loureiro, M.
 
Heptapterus mustelinus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 6.8 cm SL

 
Heptapterus ornaticeps
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 21.3 cm SL

 
Heptapterus qenqo
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 13.9 cm SL

 
Heptapterus stewarti
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4.7 cm SL

 
Heptapterus sympterygium
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 13 cm SL

 
Heptapterus tapanahoniensis
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 8.5 cm SL

 
Heptapterus tenuis
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 2.4 cm SL

 
Horiomyzon retropinnatus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 15.7 cm SL

 
Imparfinis borodini
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 6 cm SL

 
Imparfinis cochabambae
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 12.7 cm SL

 
Imparfinis guttatus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 8.1 cm SL

 
Imparfinis hasemani
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 23 cm SL

 
Imparfinis hollandi
[]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 7 cm SL

 
Imparfinis lineatus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 11.7 cm TL

 
Imparfinis longicaudus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 6.1 cm SL

 
Imparfinis microps
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 12 cm SL
Imparfinis minutus (Lütken, 1874)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Imparfinis minutus
[]

Photo by Sazima, I.

South America
Max. Length 8.5 cm SL
Imparfinis mirini Haseman, 1911

Photo by Sazima, I.
 
Imparfinis mirini
[]
No picture found
South America

 
Imparfinis mishky
[]

Photo by Galvis, G./Mojica, J.I./Camargo, M.

South America
Max. Length 9.9 cm SL
Imparfinis nemacheir (Eigenmann & Fisher, 1916)

Photo by Galvis, G./Mojica, J.I./Camargo, M.
 
Imparfinis nemacheir
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 8 cm SL

 
Imparfinis parvus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 9.5 cm SL

 
Imparfinis pijpersi
[]

Photo by Marceniuk, A.P.

South America
Max. Length 3.2 cm SL
Imparfinis piperatus Eigenmann & Norris, 1900

Photo by Marceniuk, A.P.
 
Imparfinis piperatus
[]

Photo by Sazima, I.

South America
Max. Length 3.8 cm SL
Imparfinis pristos Mees & Cala, 1989

Photo by Sazima, I.
 
Imparfinis pristos
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 4 cm SL
Imparfinis pseudonemacheir Mees & Cala, 1989

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Imparfinis pseudonemacheir
[]

Photo by Equipe de Ictiologia do Nupélia

South America
Max. Length 9.3 cm SL
Imparfinis schubarti (Gomes, 1956)

Photo by Equipe de Ictiologia do Nupélia
 
Imparfinis schubarti
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 6.2 cm SL

 
Imparfinis spurrellii
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4.8 cm SL

 
Imparfinis stictonotus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 7.7 cm SL

 
Imparfinis timana
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 10.3 cm

 
Imparfinis usmai
[]

Photo by Porcelli, D.

South America
Max. Length 16 cm SL
Leptorhamdia essequibensis (Eigenmann, 1912)

Photo by Porcelli, D.
 
Leptorhamdia essequibensis
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 12.8 cm SL

 
Leptorhamdia marmorata
[]

Photo by Togni, G.L.

South America
Max. Length 9.4 cm SL
Leptorhamdia schultzi (Miranda Ribeiro, 1964)

Photo by Togni, G.L.
 
Leptorhamdia schultzi
[]

Photo by Sazima, I.

South America
Max. Length 6.6 cm SL
Mastiglanis asopos Bockmann, 1994

Photo by Sazima, I.
 
Mastiglanis asopos
[]

Photo by DoNascimiento, C.

South America
Max. Length 9.6 cm SL
Myoglanis aspredinoides DoNascimiento & Lundberg, 2005

Photo by DoNascimiento, C.
 
Myoglanis aspredinoides
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5.9 cm SL

 
Myoglanis koepckei
[]

Photo by Holm, E.

South America
Max. Length 11.3 cm TL
Myoglanis potaroensis Eigenmann, 1912

Photo by Holm, E.
 
Myoglanis potaroensis
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4.5 cm SL

 
Nannoglanis fasciatus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4.7 cm

 
Nemuroglanis furcatus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.8 cm SL

 
Nemuroglanis lanceolatus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4.1 cm SL

 
Nemuroglanis mariai
[]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 7.2 cm SL

 
Nemuroglanis panamensis
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.3 cm SL

 
Nemuroglanis pauciradiatus
[]

Photo by Sabaj Pérez, M.H.

South America
Max. Length 3.2 cm SL
Pariolius armillatus Cope, 1872

Photo by Sabaj Pérez, M.H.
 
Pariolius armillatus
[]

Photo by DoNascimiento, C.

South America
Max. Length 4 cm SL
Phenacorhamdia anisura (Mees, 1987)

Photo by DoNascimiento, C.
 
Phenacorhamdia anisura
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5.8 cm SL

 
Phenacorhamdia boliviana
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.8 cm SL

 
Phenacorhamdia hoehnei
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4.3 cm SL

 
Phenacorhamdia macarenensis
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.8 cm SL

 
Phenacorhamdia nigrolineata
[]

Photo by DoNascimiento, C.

South America
Max. Length 6.7 cm SL
Phenacorhamdia provenzanoi DoNascimiento & Milani, 2008

Photo by DoNascimiento, C.
 
Phenacorhamdia provenzanoi
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 6.3 cm SL

 
Phenacorhamdia somnians
[]

Photo by DoNascimiento, C.

South America
Max. Length 5.1 cm SL
Phenacorhamdia taphorni DoNascimiento & Milani, 2008

Photo by DoNascimiento, C.
 
Phenacorhamdia taphorni
[]

Photo by Manzotti, A.R.

South America
Max. Length 7.5 cm SL
Phenacorhamdia tenebrosa (Schubart, 1964)

Photo by Manzotti, A.R.
 
Phenacorhamdia tenebrosa
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 6.2 cm SL

 
Phenacorhamdia unifasciata
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5.5 cm SL

 
Phreatobius cisternarum
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.8 cm SL

 
Phreatobius dracunculus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4.2 cm SL

 
Phreatobius sanguijuela
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 6.4 cm SL

 
Pimelodella altipinnis
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 10.6 cm SL

 
Pimelodella australis
[]

Photo by Sazima, I.

South America
Max. Length 14.2 cm SL
Pimelodella avanhandavae Eigenmann, 1917

Photo by Sazima, I.
 
Pimelodella avanhandavae
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 9 cm SL

 
Pimelodella boliviana
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 10 cm SL

 
Pimelodella boschmai
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 18 cm TL

 
Pimelodella brasiliensis
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 36 cm SL

 
Pimelodella breviceps
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 16 cm TL

 
Pimelodella buckleyi
[]

Photo by Brown, C.

Central and South America
Max. Length 15.4 cm TL
Pimelodella chagresi (Steindachner, 1876)

Photo by Brown, C.
 
Pimelodella chagresi
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5.1 cm SL

 
Pimelodella chaparae
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 14 cm TL

 
Pimelodella conquetaensis
[]

Photo by Porcelli, D.

South America
Max. Length 34 cm SL
Pimelodella cristata (Müller & Troschel, 1849)

Photo by Porcelli, D.
 
Pimelodella cristata
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 11.1 cm SL

 
Pimelodella cruxenti
[]
No picture found
South America

 
Pimelodella cyanostigma
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 12.4 cm TL

 
Pimelodella dorseyi
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 24.5 cm TL

 
Pimelodella eigenmanni
[]
No picture found
South America

 
Pimelodella eigenmanniorum
[]

Photo by Holm, E.

South America
Max. Length 16.9 cm TL
Pimelodella elongata (Günther, 1860)

Photo by Holm, E.
 
Pimelodella elongata
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5.9 cm TL

 
Pimelodella enochi
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 14.5 cm TL

 
Pimelodella eutaenia
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 9.1 cm SL

 
Pimelodella figueroai
[]

Photo by Sabaj Pérez, M.H.

South America
Max. Length 10.8 cm SL
Pimelodella geryi Hoedeman, 1961

Photo by Sabaj Pérez, M.H.
 
Pimelodella geryi
[]

Photo by Holm, E.

South America
Max. Length 18 cm SL
Pimelodella gracilis (Valenciennes, 1835)

Photo by Holm, E.
 
Pimelodella gracilis
[Graceful pimelodella]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 8.8 cm TL

 
Pimelodella griffini
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 14 cm TL

 
Pimelodella grisea
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 15 cm SL

 
Pimelodella harttii
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 12.5 cm TL

 
Pimelodella hartwelli
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 8.1 cm TL

 
Pimelodella hasemani
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 7.9 cm SL

 
Pimelodella howesi
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 10 cm SL

 
Pimelodella ignobilis
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 10.4 cm SL

 
Pimelodella itapicuruensis
[]

Photo by Sazima, I.

South America
Max. Length 20.2 cm SL
Pimelodella kronei (Miranda Ribeiro, 1907)

Photo by Sazima, I.
 
Pimelodella kronei
[Blind catfish]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 15.1 cm SL

 
Pimelodella lateristriga
[]

Photo by Correa, E.

South America
Max. Length 11.7 cm SL
Pimelodella laticeps Eigenmann, 1917

Photo by Correa, E.
 
Pimelodella laticeps
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 7.1 cm SL

 
Pimelodella laurenti
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 8 cm TL

 
Pimelodella leptosoma
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 7.5 cm SL

 
Pimelodella linami
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 8.8 cm SL

 
Pimelodella longipinnis
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 2.6 cm SL

 
Pimelodella macrocephala
[]

Photo by Holm, E.

South America
Max. Length 11 cm SL
Pimelodella macturki Eigenmann, 1912

Photo by Holm, E.
 
Pimelodella macturki
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 6.8 cm SL

 
Pimelodella martinezi
[]

Photo by Marceniuk, A.P.

South America
Max. Length 14.1 cm TL
Pimelodella meeki Eigenmann, 1910

Photo by Marceniuk, A.P.
 
Pimelodella meeki
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 10 cm SL

 
Pimelodella megalops
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 22 cm TL

 
Pimelodella megalura
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 10 cm TL

 
Pimelodella metae
[]

Photo by Aguirre, W.

South America
Max. Length 12.1 cm TL
Pimelodella modestus (Günther, 1860)

Photo by Aguirre, W.
 
Pimelodella modestus
[]

Photo by Galtier Delbosc, M.

South America
Max. Length 9.3 cm SL
Pimelodella montana Allen, 1942

Photo by Galtier Delbosc, M.
 
Pimelodella montana
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 13.5 cm SL

 
Pimelodella mucosa
[]
No picture found
South America

 
Pimelodella nigrofasciata
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 6 cm TL

 
Pimelodella notomelas
[]

Photo by Galvis, G./Mojica, J.I./Camargo, M.

South America
Max. Length 10 cm SL
Pimelodella odynea Schultz, 1944

Photo by Galvis, G./Mojica, J.I./Camargo, M.
 
Pimelodella odynea
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 14.5 cm TL

 
Pimelodella ophthalmica
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 9.4 cm SL

 
Pimelodella pallida
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 13.5 cm TL

 
Pimelodella papariae
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 15 cm TL

 
Pimelodella pappenheimi
[]

Photo by Ramos, T.P.A.

South America
Max. Length 9.5 cm TL
Pimelodella parnahybae Fowler, 1941

Photo by Ramos, T.P.A.
 
Pimelodella parnahybae
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 2.8 cm TL

 
Pimelodella parva
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 15 cm SL

 
Pimelodella pectinifer
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5.2 cm TL

 
Pimelodella peruana
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5.2 cm TL

 
Pimelodella peruensis
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 11.7 cm SL

 
Pimelodella procera
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 8.7 cm SL

 
Pimelodella rendahli
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 9.9 cm SL

 
Pimelodella reyesi
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 9.7 cm TL

 
Pimelodella robinsoni
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 18.2 cm TL

 
Pimelodella roccae
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 10.5 cm SL

 
Pimelodella rudolphi
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 11 cm TL

 
Pimelodella serrata
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 8.1 cm SL

 
Pimelodella spelaea
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 21.2 cm SL

 
Pimelodella steindachneri
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 8.5 cm TL

 
Pimelodella taeniophora
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 12.1 cm SL

 
Pimelodella taenioptera
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 15.6 cm TL

 
Pimelodella tapatapae
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 13 cm SL

 
Pimelodella transitoria
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 9.7 cm SL

 
Pimelodella vittata
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 19.8 cm TL

 
Pimelodella wesselii
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 16.8 cm TL

 
Pimelodella witmeri
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 11.6 cm TL

 
Pimelodella wolfi
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4.8 cm TL

 
Pimelodella yuncensis
[]

Photo by van de Ven, M.

South America
Max. Length 18.8 cm SL
Rhamdella aymarae Miquelarena & Menni, 1999

Photo by van de Ven, M.
 
Rhamdella aymarae
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 15.8 cm SL

 
Rhamdella cainguae
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 20.9 cm SL

 
Rhamdella eriarcha
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 8.9 cm TL

 
Rhamdella exsudans
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 8.9 cm TL

 
Rhamdella jenynsii
[]

Photo by Teixeira de Mello, F.

South America
Max. Length 22 cm TL
Rhamdella longiuscula Lucena & da Silva, 1991

Photo by Teixeira de Mello, F.
 
Rhamdella longiuscula
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.7 cm SL

 
Rhamdella montana
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 18.4 cm

 
Rhamdella rusbyi
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 13.6 cm SL

 
Rhamdella zelimai
[]
No picture found
South America

 
Rhamdia argentina
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 22.8 cm SL

 
Rhamdia cinerascens
[]
No picture found
South America

 
Rhamdia enfurnada
[]

Photo by Johansson, G.G.

South America
Max. Length 16.5 cm SL
Rhamdia foina (Müller & Troschel, 1849)

Photo by Johansson, G.G.
 
Rhamdia foina
[]

Photo by DoNascimiento, C.

South America
Max. Length 10.7 cm SL
Rhamdia guasarensis DoNascimiento, Provenzano & Lundberg, 2004

Photo by DoNascimiento, C.
 
Rhamdia guasarensis
[]
No picture found
America
Max. Length 23.1 cm SL

 
Rhamdia guatemalensis
[Pale catfish]

Photo by Johansson, G.G.

South America
Max. Length 18.1 cm SL
Rhamdia humilis (Günther, 1864)

Photo by Johansson, G.G.
 
Rhamdia humilis
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 23.8 cm SL

 
Rhamdia itacaiunas
[]

Photo by Johansson, G.G.

South America
Max. Length 16.1 cm SL
Rhamdia jequitinhonha Silfvergrip, 1996

Photo by Johansson, G.G.
 
Rhamdia jequitinhonha
[]

Photo by Gómez González, A.E.

North America
Max. Length 12.0 cm SL
Rhamdia laluchensis Weber, Allegrucci & Sbordoni, 2003

Photo by Gómez González, A.E.
 
Rhamdia laluchensis
[La Lucha blind catfish]

Photo by Mikolji, I.

North and Central America
Max. Length 29.4 cm SL
Rhamdia laticauda (Kner, 1858)

Photo by Mikolji, I.
 
Rhamdia laticauda
[Filespine chulín]

Photo by Johansson, G.G.

South America
Max. Length 33 cm SL
Rhamdia laukidi Bleeker, 1858

Photo by Johansson, G.G.
 
Rhamdia laukidi
[]

Photo by Gómez González, A.E.

Central America
Max. Length 13.8 cm SL
Rhamdia macuspanensis Weber & Wilkens, 1998

Photo by Gómez González, A.E.
 
Rhamdia macuspanensis
[Olmec blind catfish]

Photo by Johansson, G.G.

South America
Max. Length 20.8 cm SL
Rhamdia muelleri (Günther, 1864)

Photo by Johansson, G.G.
 
Rhamdia muelleri
[]

Photo by Berg, W.

Central America
Max. Length 26 cm TL
Rhamdia nicaraguensis (Günther, 1864)

Photo by Berg, W.
 
Rhamdia nicaraguensis
[]
No picture found
Central America

 
Rhamdia parryi
[Tonala catfish]

Photo by Johansson, G.G.

South America
Max. Length 19.7 cm SL
Rhamdia poeyi Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1888

Photo by Johansson, G.G.
 
Rhamdia poeyi
[]

Photo by Aguirre, W.

Central and South America
Max. Length 47.4 cm TL
Rhamdia quelen (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)

Photo by Aguirre, W.
 
Rhamdia quelen
[South American catfish]
No picture found
Central America

 
Rhamdia reddelli
[Blind whiskered catfish]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 18.5 cm SL

 
Rhamdia saijaensis
[]
No picture found
South America

 
Rhamdia schomburgkii
[]
No picture found
South America

 
Rhamdia velifer
[]

Photo by Holm, E.

South America
Max. Length 7.2 cm SL
Rhamdia xetequepeque Silfvergrip, 1996

Photo by Holm, E.
 
Rhamdia xetequepeque
[]
No picture found
North America

 
Rhamdia zongolicensis
[Zongolica catfish]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 22 cm TL

 
Rhamdioglanis frenatus
[]

Photo by Sazima, I.

South America
Max. Length 19 cm SL
Rhamdioglanis transfasciatus Miranda Ribeiro, 1908

Photo by Sazima, I.
 
Rhamdioglanis transfasciatus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.7 cm SL

 
Rhamdiopsis krugi
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 7.8 cm SL

 
Rhamdiopsis microcephala
[]

Photo by Bornatowski, H.

South America
Max. Length 11.7 cm SL
Rhamdiopsis moreirai Haseman, 1911

Photo by Bornatowski, H.
 
Rhamdiopsis moreirai
[]

Photo by Marceniuk, A.P.

South America
Max. Length 14 cm SL
Taunayia bifasciata (Eigenmann & Norris, 1900)

Photo by Marceniuk, A.P.
 
Taunayia bifasciata
[]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Acentronichthys leptos South America 11 TL 1889
Brachyglanis frenatus South America 9.9 SL 1912
Brachyglanis magoi South America 8.3 SL 1967
Brachyglanis melas South America 6 TL 1912
Brachyglanis microphthalmus South America 6.8 SL 1991
Brachyglanis nocturnus South America 8.1 SL 1928
Brachyglanis phalacra South America 8.1 TL 1912
Brachyrhamdia heteropleura South America 4.3 SL 1912
Brachyrhamdia imitator South America 5.4 SL 1927
Brachyrhamdia marthae South America 7.6 SL 1985
Brachyrhamdia meesi South America 6.1 SL 1985
Brachyrhamdia rambarrani South America 5.5 SL 1987
Cetopsorhamdia boquillae South America 7.2 SL 1922
Cetopsorhamdia filamentosa South America 2.9 TL 1945
Cetopsorhamdia iheringi South America 11.1 SL 1959
Cetopsorhamdia insidiosa South America 7.7 SL 1915
Cetopsorhamdia molinae South America 3.6 SL 1943
Cetopsorhamdia nasus South America 7.2 TL 1916
Cetopsorhamdia orinoco South America 5.4 SL 1944
Cetopsorhamdia phantasia South America 4 SL 1985
Cetopsorhamdia picklei South America 12 SL 1944
Chasmocranus brachynemus South America 13.1 SL 1958
Chasmocranus brevior South America 7.9 SL 1912
Chasmocranus chimantanus South America 8.9 SL 1956
Chasmocranus longior South America 17 SL 1912
Chasmocranus lopezi South America 5.4 TL 1968
Chasmocranus peruanus South America 5.2 SL 1942
Chasmocranus quadrizonatus South America 6.3 TL 1937
Chasmocranus rosae South America 9.7 TL 1922
Chasmocranus surinamensis South America 12.3 SL 1862
Chasmocranus truncatorostris South America 11 SL 1927
Gladioglanis anacanthus South America 2.6 SL 2008
Gladioglanis conquistador South America 3.9 SL 1991
Gladioglanis machadoi South America 3.4 SL 1989
Goeldiella eques South America 28.9 SL 1849
Heptapterus bleekeri South America 15.5 SL 1953
Heptapterus fissipinnis South America 6 TL 1911
Heptapterus mandimbusu South America 17.6 SL 2017
Heptapterus mbya South America 2011
Heptapterus multiradiatus South America 9.6 SL 1907
Heptapterus mustelinus South America 26 SL 1835
Heptapterus ornaticeps South America 6.8 SL 1936
Heptapterus qenqo South America 21.3 SL 2011
Heptapterus stewarti South America 13.9 SL 1911
Heptapterus sympterygium South America 4.7 SL 1988
Heptapterus tapanahoniensis South America 13 SL 1967
Heptapterus tenuis South America 8.5 SL 1986
Horiomyzon retropinnatus South America 2.4 SL 1986
Imparfinis borodini South America 15.7 SL 1989
Imparfinis cochabambae South America 6 SL 1940
Imparfinis guttatus South America 12.7 SL 1924
Imparfinis hasemani South America 8.1 SL 1915
Imparfinis hollandi South America 23 SL 1911
Imparfinis lineatus Central America 7 SL 1970
Imparfinis longicaudus South America 11.7 TL 1887
Imparfinis microps South America 6.1 SL 1916
Imparfinis minutus South America 12 SL 1874
Imparfinis mirini South America 8.5 SL 1911
Imparfinis mishky South America 2007
Imparfinis nemacheir South America 9.9 SL 1916
Imparfinis parvus South America 8 SL 1898
Imparfinis pijpersi South America 9.5 SL 1961
Imparfinis piperatus South America 3.2 SL 1900
Imparfinis pristos South America 3.8 SL 1989
Imparfinis pseudonemacheir South America 4 SL 1989
Imparfinis schubarti South America 9.3 SL 1956
Imparfinis spurrellii South America 6.2 SL 1913
Imparfinis stictonotus South America 4.8 SL 1940
Imparfinis timana South America 7.7 SL 2011
Imparfinis usmai South America 10.3 2011
Leptorhamdia essequibensis South America 16 SL 1912
Leptorhamdia marmorata South America 12.8 SL 1928
Leptorhamdia schultzi South America 9.4 SL 1964
Mastiglanis asopos South America 6.6 SL 1994
Myoglanis aspredinoides South America 9.6 SL 2005
Myoglanis koepckei South America 5.9 SL 1999
Myoglanis potaroensis South America 11.3 TL 1912
Nannoglanis fasciatus South America 4.5 SL 1887
Nemuroglanis furcatus South America 4.7 2011
Nemuroglanis lanceolatus South America 3.8 SL 1889
Nemuroglanis mariai South America 4.1 SL 1944
Nemuroglanis panamensis Central America 7.2 SL 1970
Nemuroglanis pauciradiatus South America 3.3 SL 1988
Pariolius armillatus South America 3.2 SL 1872
Phenacorhamdia anisura South America 4 SL 1987
Phenacorhamdia boliviana South America 5.8 SL 1924
Phenacorhamdia hoehnei South America 3.8 SL 1914
Phenacorhamdia macarenensis South America 4.3 SL 1961
Phenacorhamdia nigrolineata South America 3.8 SL 1998
Phenacorhamdia provenzanoi South America 6.7 SL 2008
Phenacorhamdia somnians South America 6.3 SL 1974
Phenacorhamdia taphorni South America 5.1 SL 2008
Phenacorhamdia tenebrosa South America 7.5 SL 1964
Phenacorhamdia unifasciata South America 6.2 SL 1993
Phreatobius cisternarum South America 5.5 SL 1905
Phreatobius dracunculus South America 3.8 SL 2007
Phreatobius sanguijuela South America 4.2 SL 2007
Pimelodella altipinnis South America 6.4 SL 1864
Pimelodella australis South America 10.6 SL 1917
Pimelodella avanhandavae South America 14.2 SL 1917
Pimelodella boliviana South America 9 SL 1917
Pimelodella boschmai South America 10 SL 1964
Pimelodella brasiliensis South America 18 TL 1877
Pimelodella breviceps South America 36 SL 1858
Pimelodella buckleyi South America 16 TL 1887
Pimelodella chagresi Central and South America 15.4 TL 1876
Pimelodella chaparae South America 5.1 SL 1940
Pimelodella conquetaensis South America 14 TL 1925
Pimelodella cristata South America 34 SL 1849
Pimelodella cruxenti South America 11.1 SL 1950
Pimelodella cyanostigma South America 1870
Pimelodella dorseyi South America 12.4 TL 1941
Pimelodella eigenmanni South America 24.5 TL 1891
Pimelodella eigenmanniorum South America 1911
Pimelodella elongata South America 16.9 TL 1860
Pimelodella enochi South America 5.9 TL 1941
Pimelodella eutaenia South America 14.5 TL 1913
Pimelodella figueroai South America 9.1 SL 1961
Pimelodella geryi South America 10.8 SL 1961
Pimelodella gracilis Graceful pimelodella South America 18 SL 1835
Pimelodella griffini South America 8.8 TL 1917
Pimelodella grisea South America 14 TL 1903
Pimelodella harttii South America 15 SL 1877
Pimelodella hartwelli South America 12.5 TL 1940
Pimelodella hasemani South America 8.1 TL 1917
Pimelodella howesi South America 7.9 SL 1940
Pimelodella ignobilis South America 10 SL 1907
Pimelodella itapicuruensis South America 10.4 SL 1917
Pimelodella kronei Blind catfish South America 20.2 SL 1907
Pimelodella lateristriga South America 15.1 SL 1823
Pimelodella laticeps South America 11.7 SL 1917
Pimelodella laurenti South America 7.1 SL 1941
Pimelodella leptosoma South America 8 TL 1914
Pimelodella linami South America 7.5 SL 1944
Pimelodella longipinnis South America 8.8 SL 1927
Pimelodella macrocephala South America 2.6 SL 1943
Pimelodella macturki South America 11 SL 1912
Pimelodella martinezi South America 6.8 SL 1970
Pimelodella meeki South America 14.1 TL 1910
Pimelodella megalops South America 10 SL 1912
Pimelodella megalura South America 22 TL 1918
Pimelodella metae South America 10 TL 1917
Pimelodella modestus South America 12.1 TL 1860
Pimelodella montana South America 9.3 SL 1942
Pimelodella mucosa South America 13.5 SL 1907
Pimelodella nigrofasciata South America 1897
Pimelodella notomelas South America 6 TL 1917
Pimelodella odynea South America 10 SL 1944
Pimelodella ophthalmica South America 14.5 TL 1878
Pimelodella pallida South America 9.4 SL 1961
Pimelodella papariae South America 13.5 TL 1941
Pimelodella pappenheimi South America 15 TL 1925
Pimelodella parnahybae South America 9.5 TL 1941
Pimelodella parva South America 2.8 TL 1942
Pimelodella pectinifer South America 15 SL 1888
Pimelodella peruana South America 5.2 TL 1942
Pimelodella peruensis South America 5.2 TL 1915
Pimelodella procera South America 11.7 SL 1983
Pimelodella rendahli South America 8.7 SL 1925
Pimelodella reyesi South America 9.9 SL 1964
Pimelodella robinsoni South America 9.7 TL 1941
Pimelodella roccae South America 18.2 TL 1917
Pimelodella rudolphi South America 10.5 SL 1918
Pimelodella serrata South America 11 TL 1917
Pimelodella spelaea South America 8.1 SL 2004
Pimelodella steindachneri South America 21.2 SL 1917
Pimelodella taeniophora South America 8.5 TL 1903
Pimelodella taenioptera South America 12.1 SL 1914
Pimelodella tapatapae South America 15.6 TL 1920
Pimelodella transitoria South America 13 SL 1907
Pimelodella vittata South America 9.7 SL 1874
Pimelodella wesselii South America 19.8 TL 1877
Pimelodella witmeri South America 16.8 TL 1941
Pimelodella wolfi South America 11.6 TL 1941
Pimelodella yuncensis South America 4.8 TL 1902
Rhamdella aymarae South America 18.8 SL 1999
Rhamdella cainguae South America 15.8 SL 2008
Rhamdella eriarcha South America 20.9 SL 1888
Rhamdella exsudans South America 8.9 TL 1842
Rhamdella jenynsii South America 8.9 TL 1864
Rhamdella longiuscula South America 22 TL 1991
Rhamdella montana South America 3.7 SL 1913
Rhamdella rusbyi South America 18.4 1924
Rhamdella zelimai South America 13.6 SL 2014
Rhamdia argentina South America 1821
Rhamdia cinerascens South America 22.8 SL 1860
Rhamdia enfurnada South America 2005
Rhamdia foina South America 16.5 SL 1849
Rhamdia guasarensis South America 10.7 SL 2004
Rhamdia guatemalensis Pale catfish America 23.1 SL 1864
Rhamdia humilis South America 18.1 SL 1864
Rhamdia itacaiunas South America 23.8 SL 1996
Rhamdia jequitinhonha South America 16.1 SL 1996
Rhamdia laluchensis La Lucha blind catfish North America 12.0 SL 2003
Rhamdia laticauda Filespine chulín North and Central America 29.4 SL 1858
Rhamdia laukidi South America 33 SL 1858
Rhamdia macuspanensis Olmec blind catfish Central America 13.8 SL 1998
Rhamdia muelleri South America 20.8 SL 1864
Rhamdia nicaraguensis Central America 26 TL 1864
Rhamdia parryi Tonala catfish Central America 1888
Rhamdia poeyi South America 19.7 SL 1888
Rhamdia quelen South American catfish Central and South America 47.4 TL 1824
Rhamdia reddelli Blind whiskered catfish Central America 1984
Rhamdia saijaensis South America 18.5 SL 1941
Rhamdia schomburgkii South America 1858
Rhamdia velifer South America 1821
Rhamdia xetequepeque South America 7.2 SL 1996
Rhamdia zongolicensis Zongolica catfish North America 1993
Rhamdioglanis frenatus South America 22 TL 1907
Rhamdioglanis transfasciatus South America 19 SL 1908
Rhamdiopsis krugi South America 3.7 SL 2010
Rhamdiopsis microcephala South America 7.8 SL 1874
Rhamdiopsis moreirai South America 11.7 SL 1911
Taunayia bifasciata South America 14 SL 1900



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