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Jump to next section Species List
1. Astroblepus boulengeri (i:3, k:0)
2. Astroblepus brachycephalus (i:3, k:0)
3. Astroblepus chotae (i:3, k:0)
4. Astroblepus cirratus (i:3, k:0)
5. Astroblepus eigenmanni (i:3, k:0)
6. Astroblepus festae (i:3, k:0)
7. Astroblepus fissidens (i:3, k:0)
8. Astroblepus grixalvii (i:4, k:1)
9. Astroblepus guentheri (i:3, k:0)
10. Astroblepus heterodon (i:3, k:0)
11. Astroblepus homodon (i:3, k:0)
12. Astroblepus mancoi (i:8, k:0)
13. Astroblepus marmoratus (i:3, k:0)
14. Astroblepus orientalis (i:3, k:0)
15. Astroblepus retropinnus (i:3, k:0)
16. Astroblepus sabalo (i:2, k:0)
17. Astroblepus simonsii (i:3, k:0)
18. Astroblepus sp. (1) (i:3, k:0)
19. Astroblepus sp. (2) (i:1, k:0)
20. Astroblepus sp. (3) (i:1, k:0)
21. Astroblepus supramollis (i:0, k:1)
22. Astroblepus taczanowskii (i:3, k:0)
23. Astroblepus vaillanti (i:3, k:0)
24. Astroblepus ventralis (i:0, k:0)
25. Astroblepus whymperi (i:3, k:0)
Jump to next section Total of 25 species
Jump to next section The Catfish Family Astroblepidae
Family Common Name Catfishes
Distribution Andean hillstreams, South America
Common Names Andean Catfish, Hillstream Catfish.
Size Smallest 30mm, largest 300mm, average 98mm, most commonly 80mm. All SL.
Species There are 25 species in 1 genus in the database
Keepers 2 species ( 8%) are being kept by registered keepers
Jump to next section Top Five Genera
1. Astroblepus (2 keepers)
Jump to next section Distribution of selected species
Jump to next section Most Kept Species
1. Astroblepus supramollis (50%)
2. Astroblepus grixalvii (50%)

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