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Jump to next section Species List
1. Acanthobunocephalus nicoi (i:1, k:1)
2. Amaralia hypsiura (i:9, k:6)
3. Aspredinichthys filamentosus (i:1, k:0)
4. Aspredinichthys tibicen (i:0, k:0)
5. Aspredo aspredo (i:2, k:0)
6. Bunocephalus amaurus (i:5, k:3)
7. Bunocephalus colombianus (i:5, k:13)
8. Bunocephalus coracoideus (i:16, k:158)
9. Bunocephalus doriae (i:1, k:1)
10. Bunocephalus knerii (i:0, k:0)
11. Bunocephalus larai (i:0, k:0)
12. Bunocephalus verrucosus (i:16, k:7)
13. Dupouyichthys sapito (i:1, k:1)
14. Ernstichthys anduzei (i:0, k:0)
15. Ernstichthys intonsus (i:1, k:0)
16. Ernstichthys megistus (i:6, k:2)
17. Hoplomyzon atrizona (i:1, k:0)
18. Hoplomyzon papillatus (i:0, k:0)
19. Hoplomyzon sexpapilostoma (i:0, k:0)
20. Micromyzon akamai (i:1, k:0)
21. Platystacus cotylephorus (i:28, k:16)
22. Pseudobunocephalus amazonicus (i:4, k:9)
23. Pseudobunocephalus bifidus (i:0, k:0)
24. Pseudobunocephalus iheringii (i:3, k:0)
25. Pseudobunocephalus lundbergi (i:0, k:0)
26. Pseudobunocephalus quadriradiatus (i:8, k:3)
27. Pseudobunocephalus rugosus (i:0, k:0)
28. Pterobunocephalus depressus (i:8, k:3)
29. Pterobunocephalus dolichurus (i:14, k:7)
30. Xyliphius barbatus (i:2, k:1)
31. Xyliphius kryptos (i:1, k:0)
32. Xyliphius lepturus (i:4, k:1)
33. Xyliphius melanopterus (i:7, k:1)
34. Xyliphius sp. (1) (i:2, k:0)
Jump to next section Total of 34 species
Jump to next section The Catfish Family Aspredinidae
aspredinidae
Family Common Name Catfishes
Distribution South America
Common Names Banjo Catfish, Eel Banjo Catfish
Size Smallest 16mm, largest 383mm, average 98mm, most commonly 30mm. All SL.
Species There are 34 species in 13 genera in the database
Keepers 17 species (50%) are being kept by registered keepers
Jump to next section Top Five Genera
1. Bunocephalus (182 keepers)
2. Platystacus (16 keepers)
3. Pseudobunocephalus (12 keepers)
4. Pterobunocephalus (10 keepers)
5. Amaralia (6 keepers)
Jump to next section Distribution of selected species
Jump to next section Most Kept Species
1. Bunocephalus coracoideus (7.78%)
2. Amaralia hypsiura (6.94%)
3. Pterobunocephalus dolichurus (5.93%)
4. Platystacus cotylephorus (5.55%)
5. Bunocephalus colombianus (4.92%)
6. Bunocephalus amaurus (4.91%)
7. Pseudobunocephalus amazonicus (4.73%)
8. Aspredo aspredo (4.6%)
9. Bunocephalus verrucosus (4.02%)
10. Pterobunocephalus depressus (3.91%)
11. Bunocephalus doriae (3.82%)
12. Pseudobunocephalus quadriradiatus (3.82%)
13. Xyliphius barbatus (3.73%)
14. Pseudobunocephalus iheringii (3.71%)
15. Acanthobunocephalus nicoi (3.65%)
16. Ernstichthys megistus (3.44%)
17. Micromyzon akamai (3.19%)
18. Xyliphius lepturus (3.15%)
19. Ernstichthys intonsus (2.94%)
20. Aspredinichthys filamentosus (2.93%)
21. Dupouyichthys sapito (2.86%)
22. Xyliphius kryptos (2.83%)
23. Hoplomyzon atrizona (2.68%)
24. Xyliphius sp. (1) (2.63%)
25. Pseudobunocephalus bifidus (1.32%)


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