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Jump to next section Species List
1. Acanthodoras cataphractus (i:9, k:21)
2. Acanthodoras depressus (i:2, k:0)
3. Acanthodoras sp. (1) (i:2, k:1)
4. Acanthodoras sp. (2) (i:3, k:1)
5. Acanthodoras spinosissimus (i:3, k:6)
6. Agamyxis albomaculatus (i:1, k:5)
7. Agamyxis pectinifrons (i:20, k:164)
8. Amblydoras affinis (i:3, k:0)
9. Amblydoras bolivarensis (i:1, k:0)
10. Amblydoras gonzalezi (i:0, k:0)
11. Amblydoras monitor (i:0, k:1)
12. Amblydoras nauticus (i:20, k:27)
13. Anadoras grypus (i:9, k:4)
14. Anadoras insculptus (i:0, k:0)
15. Anadoras regani (i:0, k:0)
16. Anadoras weddellii (i:4, k:2)
17. Anduzedoras oxyrhynchus (i:5, k:0)
18. Astrodoras asterifrons (i:4, k:1)
19. Centrochir crocodili (i:1, k:1)
20. Centrodoras brachiatus (i:8, k:3)
21. Centrodoras hasemani (i:7, k:2)
22. Doraops zuloagai (i:1, k:0)
23. Doras carinatus (i:6, k:0)
24. Doras higuchii (i:2, k:0)
25. Doras micropoeus (i:2, k:0)
26. Doras phlyzakion (i:4, k:0)
27. Doras zuanoni (i:1, k:0)
28. Franciscodoras marmoratus (i:4, k:1)
29. Hassar affinis (i:2, k:1)
30. Hassar gabiru (i:0, k:0)
31. Hassar orestis (i:12, k:23)
32. Hassar shewellkeimi (i:1, k:0)
33. Hassar wilderi (i:13, k:4)
34. Hemidoras morrisi (i:1, k:1)
35. Hemidoras stenopeltis (i:18, k:1)
36. Hypodoras forficulatus (i:1, k:0)
37. Kalyptodoras bahiensis (i:0, k:0)
38. Leptodoras acipenserinus (i:0, k:1)
39. Leptodoras cataniai (i:3, k:0)
40. Leptodoras cf. cataniai`rio_nanay` (i:8, k:3)
41. Leptodoras copei (i:1, k:0)
42. Leptodoras juruensis (i:15, k:2)
43. Leptodoras linnelli (i:3, k:1)
44. Leptodoras marki (i:2, k:0)
45. Leptodoras myersi (i:1, k:0)
46. Leptodoras nelsoni (i:3, k:0)
47. Leptodoras praelongus (i:3, k:0)
48. Leptodoras rogersae (i:3, k:0)
49. Lithodoras dorsalis (i:9, k:5)
50. Megalodoras guayoensis (i:1, k:0)
51. Megalodoras uranoscopus (i:16, k:48)
52. Merodoras nheco (i:2, k:0)
53. Nemadoras elongatus (i:5, k:4)
54. Nemadoras hemipeltis (i:1, k:0)
55. Nemadoras humeralis (i:2, k:0)
56. Opsodoras boulengeri (i:0, k:0)
57. Opsodoras morei (i:3, k:1)
58. Opsodoras stuebelii (i:7, k:4)
59. Orinocodoras eigenmanni (i:12, k:24)
60. Ossancora asterophysa (i:0, k:0)
61. Ossancora eigenmanni (i:5, k:2)
62. Ossancora fimbriata (i:0, k:0)
63. Ossancora punctata (i:14, k:10)
64. Oxydoras kneri (i:1, k:0)
65. Oxydoras niger (i:18, k:41)
66. Oxydoras sifontesi (i:3, k:4)
67. Physopyxis ananas (i:0, k:0)
68. Physopyxis cristata (i:0, k:0)
69. Physopyxis lyra (i:4, k:4)
70. Platydoras armatulus (i:24, k:278)
71. Platydoras brachylecis (i:3, k:1)
72. Platydoras costatus (i:3, k:3)
73. Platydoras hancockii (i:4, k:3)
74. Pterodoras granulosus (i:20, k:20)
75. Pterodoras rivasi (i:2, k:0)
76. Rhinodoras armbrusteri (i:2, k:0)
77. Rhinodoras boehlkei (i:20, k:5)
78. Rhinodoras dorbignyi (i:7, k:5)
79. Rhinodoras gallagheri (i:2, k:0)
80. Rhinodoras sp. `TOCANTINS XINGU` (i:5, k:0)
81. Rhinodoras thomersoni (i:0, k:0)
82. Rhynchodoras woodsi (i:12, k:2)
83. Rhynchodoras xingui (i:3, k:0)
84. Scorpiodoras heckelii (i:1, k:0)
85. Scorpiodoras liophysus (i:0, k:0)
86. Tenellus cristinae (i:6, k:1)
87. Tenellus leporhinus (i:5, k:5)
88. Tenellus ternetzi (i:4, k:0)
89. Tenellus trimaculatus (i:2, k:0)
90. Trachydoras brevis (i:0, k:0)
91. Trachydoras microstomus (i:1, k:0)
92. Trachydoras nattereri (i:7, k:1)
93. Trachydoras paraguayensis (i:0, k:0)
94. Trachydoras steindachneri (i:1, k:0)
95. Wertheimeria maculata (i:2, k:0)
Jump to next section Total of 95 species
Jump to next section The Catfish Family Doradidae
doradidae
Family Common Name Catfishes
Distribution South America
Common Names Thorny, Talking or Raphael Catfish
Size Smallest 22mm, largest 920mm, average 208mm, most commonly 200mm. All SL.
Species There are 95 species in 33 genera in the database
Keepers 46 species (48%) are being kept by registered keepers
Jump to next section Top Five Genera
1. Platydoras (285 keepers)
2. Agamyxis (169 keepers)
3. Megalodoras (48 keepers)
4. Oxydoras (45 keepers)
5. Acanthodoras (29 keepers)
Jump to next section Distribution of selected species
Jump to next section Most Kept Species
1. Platydoras armatulus (37.17%)
2. Agamyxis pectinifrons (21.93%)
3. Megalodoras uranoscopus (6.42%)
4. Oxydoras niger (5.48%)
5. Amblydoras nauticus (3.61%)
6. Orinocodoras eigenmanni (3.21%)
7. Hassar orestis (3.07%)
8. Acanthodoras cataphractus (2.81%)
9. Pterodoras granulosus (2.67%)
10. Ossancora punctata (1.34%)
11. Acanthodoras spinosissimus (0.8%)
12. Tenellus leporhinus (0.67%)
13. Rhinodoras dorbignyi (0.67%)
14. Rhinodoras boehlkei (0.67%)
15. Lithodoras dorsalis (0.67%)
16. Agamyxis albomaculatus (0.67%)
17. Physopyxis lyra (0.53%)
18. Oxydoras sifontesi (0.53%)
19. Opsodoras stuebelii (0.53%)
20. Nemadoras elongatus (0.53%)
21. Hassar wilderi (0.53%)
22. Anadoras grypus (0.53%)
23. Platydoras hancockii (0.4%)
24. Platydoras costatus (0.4%)
25. Leptodoras cf. cataniai`rio_nanay` (0.4%)