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Jump to next section Species List
1.Scoloplax baileyi(i:0, k:0)
2.Scoloplax baskini(i:3, k:0)
3.Scoloplax dicra(i:0, k:0)
4.Scoloplax distolothrix(i:0, k:0)
5.Scoloplax dolicholophia(i:1, k:2)
6.Scoloplax empousa(i:1, k:1)
Jump to next section Total of 6 species
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Family Common NameSpiny Dwarf Catfishes
DistributionSouth America
Common NamesThese fish are very rare imports and therefore common names are yet to emerge.
SizeSmallest 14mm, largest 20mm, average 16mm, most commonly 16mm. All SL.
SpeciesThere are 6 species in 1 genus in the database
Keepers2 species (33%) are being kept by registered keepers
Jump to next section Top Five Genera
1.Scoloplax , 6 species (3 keepers)
Jump to next section Distribution of selected species
Jump to next section Most Kept Species
1. Scoloplax dolicholophia (66.67%)
2. Scoloplax empousa (33.33%)