Cat-eLog Right Families Right Amblycipitidae

Artistic impression of typical member of the Amblycipitidae
 
Down Family Overview
Pronounced Am Blee Sip It Id Day
Family Common Name Loach Catfish
Etymology Named after the genus <em>Amblyceps</em>, which refers to its blunt head
Features Long cigar or loach like body with four barbels array in a similar fashion to the loaches. Thick and long nasal barbels reminiscent of North American Catfishes. A very rare import.
Distribution Southern Asian, China & Japan
Common Names Loach Catfish, Asian Bullhead
Size Smallest 42mm, largest 165mm, average 92mm, most commonly 85mm. All SL.
Species There are 48 "species" in 4 genera in the database
Keepers 40 species (83%) are being kept by registered keepers
Down Top Five Genera (by keepers)
1.Amblyceps20 species(31 keepers)
2.Liobagrus22 species(23 keepers)
3.Xiurenbagrus5 species(3 keepers)
4.Nahangbagrus1 species(1 keepers)
Down Distribution of Amblycipitidae


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Down Most Kept Species
1.(18.97%)
2.(5.17%)
3.(5.17%)
4.(3.45%)
5.(3.45%)
6.(3.45%)
7.(3.45%)
8.(1.72%)
9.(1.72%)
10.(1.72%)
11.Nahangbagrus songamensis(1.72%)
12.(1.72%)
13.(1.72%)
14.(1.72%)
15.(1.72%)
16.Liobagrus nigricauda(1.72%)
17.Liobagrus nantoensis(1.72%)
18.(1.72%)
19.(1.72%)
20.(1.72%)
21.Liobagrus hyeongsanensis(1.72%)
22.Liobagrus huaiheensis(1.72%)
23.(1.72%)
24.Liobagrus chenghaiensis(1.72%)
25.(1.72%)
Down Alphabetic Species List
(Chronological | Most Kept | Most Bred)
1.Amblyceps accari(i:0, k:1, b:0)
2.(i:1, k:2, b:0)
3.(i:3, k:0, b:0)
4.(i:3, k:1, b:0)
5.Amblyceps carinatum(i:0, k:0, b:0)
6.(i:8, k:2, b:0)
7.(i:2, k:1, b:0)
8.(i:10, k:2, b:0)
9.(i:2, k:1, b:0)
10.(i:1, k:1, b:0)
11.(i:1, k:1, b:0)
12.(i:6, k:3, b:0)
13.(i:13, k:11, b:0)
14.(i:4, k:1, b:0)
15.(i:3, k:1, b:0)
16.(i:2, k:0, b:0)
17.(i:2, k:1, b:0)
18.(i:1, k:1, b:0)
19.(i:1, k:0, b:0)
20.Amblyceps yunnanense(i:0, k:1, b:0)
21.Liobagrus aequilabris(i:0, k:1, b:0)
22.(i:3, k:1, b:0)
23.(i:4, k:1, b:0)
24.(i:1, k:1, b:0)
25.(i:1, k:1, b:0)
26.Liobagrus chenghaiensis(i:0, k:1, b:0)
27.(i:7, k:0, b:0)
28.(i:1, k:2, b:0)
29.(i:3, k:1, b:0)
30.Liobagrus huaiheensis(i:0, k:1, b:0)
31.Liobagrus hyeongsanensis(i:0, k:1, b:0)
32.(i:1, k:1, b:0)
33.(i:2, k:1, b:0)
34.(i:8, k:1, b:0)
35.(i:3, k:3, b:0)
36.Liobagrus nantoensis(i:0, k:1, b:0)
37.Liobagrus nigricauda(i:0, k:1, b:0)
38.(i:1, k:1, b:0)
39.Liobagrus pseudostyani(i:0, k:0, b:0)
40.(i:2, k:1, b:0)
41.(i:3, k:1, b:0)
42.(i:1, k:1, b:0)
43.Nahangbagrus songamensis(i:0, k:1, b:0)
44.(i:1, k:1, b:0)
45.(i:3, k:0, b:0)
46.(i:1, k:0, b:0)
47.(i:1, k:1, b:0)
48.(i:1, k:1, b:0)