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Jump to next section Species List
1.Acanthobunocephalus nicoi(i:1, k:1)
2.Amaralia hypsiura(i:10, k:11)
3.Amaralia oviraptor(i:0, k:0)
4.Aspredinichthys filamentosus(i:1, k:0)
5.Aspredinichthys tibicen(i:0, k:0)
6.Aspredo aspredo(i:2, k:0)
7.Bunocephalus amaurus(i:5, k:4)
8.Bunocephalus colombianus(i:5, k:16)
9.Bunocephalus coracoideus(i:18, k:176)
10.Bunocephalus doriae(i:1, k:1)
11.Bunocephalus hartii(i:0, k:0)
12.Bunocephalus knerii(i:5, k:0)
13.Bunocephalus larai(i:0, k:1)
14.Bunocephalus minerim(i:0, k:0)
15.Bunocephalus verrucosus(i:16, k:10)
16.Dupouyichthys sapito(i:2, k:1)
17.Ernstichthys anduzei(i:1, k:0)
18.Ernstichthys intonsus(i:1, k:0)
19.Ernstichthys megistus(i:6, k:2)
20.Hoplomyzon atrizona(i:1, k:0)
21.Hoplomyzon papillatus(i:0, k:0)
22.Hoplomyzon sexpapilostoma(i:0, k:0)
23.Micromyzon akamai(i:1, k:0)
24.Platystacus cotylephorus(i:28, k:19)
25.Pseudobunocephalus amazonicus(i:4, k:9)
26.Pseudobunocephalus bifidus(i:0, k:0)
27.Pseudobunocephalus iheringii(i:3, k:0)
28.Pseudobunocephalus lundbergi(i:0, k:0)
29.Pseudobunocephalus quadriradiatus(i:8, k:3)
30.Pseudobunocephalus rugosus(i:0, k:0)
31.Pterobunocephalus depressus(i:15, k:5)
32.Pterobunocephalus dolichurus(i:14, k:7)
33.Xyliphius anachoretes(i:3, k:0)
34.Xyliphius barbatus(i:2, k:1)
35.Xyliphius kryptos(i:1, k:0)
36.Xyliphius lepturus(i:4, k:3)
37.Xyliphius lombarderoi(i:0, k:0)
38.Xyliphius magdalenae(i:0, k:0)
39.Xyliphius melanopterus(i:9, k:2)
40.Xyliphius sp. (1)(i:2, k:0)
Jump to next section Total of 40 species
Jump to next section The Catfish Family Aspredinidae
aspredinidae
Family Common NameCatfishes
DistributionSouth America
Common NamesBanjo Catfish, Eel Banjo Catfish
SizeSmallest 16mm, largest 383mm, average 96mm, most commonly 49mm. All SL.
SpeciesThere are 40 species in 13 genera in the database
Keepers18 species (45%) are being kept by registered keepers
Jump to next section Top Five Genera
1.Bunocephalus (208 keepers)
2.Platystacus (19 keepers)
3.Pseudobunocephalus (12 keepers)
4.Pterobunocephalus (12 keepers)
5.Amaralia (11 keepers)
Jump to next section Distribution of selected species
Jump to next section Most Kept Species
1. Bunocephalus coracoideus (64.71%)
2. Platystacus cotylephorus (6.99%)
3. Bunocephalus colombianus (5.88%)
4. Amaralia hypsiura (4.04%)
5. Bunocephalus verrucosus (3.68%)
6. Pseudobunocephalus amazonicus (3.31%)
7. Pterobunocephalus dolichurus (2.57%)
8. Pterobunocephalus depressus (1.84%)
9. Bunocephalus amaurus (1.47%)
10. Xyliphius lepturus (1.1%)
11. Pseudobunocephalus quadriradiatus (1.1%)
12. Xyliphius melanopterus (0.74%)
13. Ernstichthys megistus (0.74%)
14. Xyliphius barbatus (0.37%)
15. Dupouyichthys sapito (0.37%)
16. Bunocephalus larai (0.37%)
17. Bunocephalus doriae (0.37%)
18. Acanthobunocephalus nicoi (0.37%)