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Jump to next section Species List
1.Belodontichthys dinema(i:8, k:1)
2.Belodontichthys truncatus(i:3, k:0)
3.Ceratoglanis scleronema(i:3, k:0)
4.Hemisilurus heterorhynchus(i:2, k:0)
5.Hemisilurus mekongensis(i:3, k:0)
6.Hemisilurus moolenburghi(i:1, k:0)
7.Kryptopterus bicirrhis(i:5, k:4)
8.Kryptopterus cheveyi(i:2, k:0)
9.Kryptopterus cryptopterus(i:6, k:4)
10.Kryptopterus dissitus(i:5, k:1)
11.Kryptopterus geminus(i:2, k:0)
12.Kryptopterus limpok(i:2, k:0)
13.Kryptopterus macrocephalus(i:9, k:5)
14.Kryptopterus minor(i:1, k:1)
15.Kryptopterus mononema(i:3, k:0)
16.Kryptopterus moorei(i:1, k:0)
17.Kryptopterus palembangensis(i:3, k:0)
18.Kryptopterus parvanalis(i:1, k:0)
19.Kryptopterus vitreolus(i:19, k:86)
20.Micronema hexapterus(i:1, k:0)
21.Ompok bimaculatus(i:13, k:10)
22.Ompok brevirictus(i:1, k:0)
23.Ompok eugeneiatus(i:6, k:2)
24.Ompok hypophthalmus(i:3, k:0)
25.Ompok karunkodu(i:3, k:0)
26.Ompok malabaricus(i:2, k:1)
27.Ompok miostoma(i:1, k:0)
28.Ompok pabda(i:9, k:5)
29.Ompok pinnatus(i:1, k:0)
30.Ompok rhadinurus(i:2, k:1)
31.Ompok siluroides(i:12, k:4)
32.Ompok supernus(i:5, k:0)
33.Ompok urbaini(i:1, k:0)
34.Phalacronotus apogon(i:11, k:3)
35.Phalacronotus bleekeri(i:6, k:3)
36.Pterocryptis anomala(i:7, k:1)
37.Pterocryptis barakensis(i:3, k:0)
38.Pterocryptis berdmorei(i:7, k:2)
39.Pterocryptis buccata(i:1, k:0)
40.Pterocryptis cochinchinensis(i:0, k:0)
41.Pterocryptis furnessi(i:2, k:0)
42.Pterocryptis gangelica(i:5, k:1)
43.Pterocryptis taytayensis(i:1, k:0)
44.Pterocryptis wynaadensis(i:3, k:1)
45.Silurichthys hasseltii(i:4, k:1)
46.Silurichthys indragiriensis(i:10, k:1)
47.Silurichthys ligneolus(i:3, k:0)
48.Silurichthys phaiosoma(i:3, k:1)
49.Silurus aristotelis(i:0, k:0)
50.Silurus asotus(i:8, k:3)
51.Silurus biwaensis(i:5, k:1)
52.Silurus burmanensis(i:0, k:0)
53.Silurus duanensis(i:2, k:0)
54.Silurus glanis(i:34, k:9)
55.Silurus grahami(i:3, k:0)
56.Silurus lanzhouensis(i:1, k:0)
57.Silurus mento(i:4, k:0)
58.Silurus meridionalis(i:1, k:0)
59.Silurus microdorsalis(i:1, k:0)
60.Silurus soldatovi(i:1, k:1)
61.Silurus triostegus(i:5, k:1)
62.Wallago attu(i:16, k:3)
63.Wallago leerii(i:12, k:3)
64.Wallago maculatus(i:1, k:0)
65.Wallago micropogon(i:5, k:4)
Jump to next section Total of 65 species
Jump to next section The Catfish Family Siluridae
Family Common NameCatfishes
DistributionContinental Europe to Asia, introduced into the UK
Common NamesGlass Catfish, Helicopter Catfish, Wels
SizeSmallest 55mm, largest 4900mm, average 565mm, most commonly 150mm. All SL.
SpeciesThere are 65 species in 11 genera in the database
Keepers30 species (46%) are being kept by registered keepers
Jump to next section Top Five Genera
1.Kryptopterus (101 keepers)
2.Ompok (23 keepers)
3.Silurus (15 keepers)
4.Wallago (10 keepers)
5.Phalacronotus (6 keepers)
Jump to next section Distribution of selected species
Jump to next section Most Kept Species
1. Kryptopterus vitreolus (52.44%)
2. Ompok bimaculatus (6.1%)
3. Silurus glanis (5.49%)
4. Ompok pabda (3.05%)
5. Kryptopterus macrocephalus (3.05%)
6. Wallago micropogon (2.44%)
7. Ompok siluroides (2.44%)
8. Kryptopterus cryptopterus (2.44%)
9. Kryptopterus bicirrhis (2.44%)
10. Wallago leerii (1.83%)
11. Wallago attu (1.83%)
12. Silurus asotus (1.83%)
13. Phalacronotus bleekeri (1.83%)
14. Phalacronotus apogon (1.83%)
15. Pterocryptis berdmorei (1.22%)
16. Ompok eugeneiatus (1.22%)
17. Silurus triostegus (0.61%)
18. Silurus soldatovi (0.61%)
19. Silurus biwaensis (0.61%)
20. Silurichthys phaiosoma (0.61%)
21. Silurichthys indragiriensis (0.61%)
22. Silurichthys hasseltii (0.61%)
23. Pterocryptis wynaadensis (0.61%)
24. Pterocryptis gangelica (0.61%)
25. Pterocryptis anomala (0.61%)