Cat-eLog Right Families Right Schilbeidae

Artistic impression of typical member of the Schilbeidae
Down Family Overview
Pronounced Skill BE Day
Family Common Name Schilbe Catfishes
Features Long anal fin, nasal barbels and a prominent dorsal fin.
Distribution Africa
Common Names Butter Catfish
Size Smallest 58mm, largest 605mm, average 200mm, most commonly 100mm. All SL.
Species There are 10 "species" in 7 genera in the database
Keepers 10 species (100%) are being kept by registered keepers
Down Top Five Genera (by keepers)
1.Schilbe 21 species(4 keepers)
2.Pareutropius 4 species(3 keepers)
3.Parailia 5 species(2 keepers)
Down Distribution of Schilbeidae

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Down Most Kept Species
1.Pareutropius buffei(45.63%)
2.Parailia pellucida(18.45%)
3.Pareutropius debauwi(11.65%)
4.Schilbe intermedius(10.68%)
5.Schilbe grenfelli(4.85%)
6.Pareutropius mandevillei(2.91%)
7.Schilbe marmoratus(1.94%)
8.Schilbe brevianalis(1.94%)
9.Parailia occidentalis(0.97%)
10.Parailia congica(0.97%)
Down Most Kept Species List
(Alphabetic | Chronological | Most Bred)
1.Pareutropius buffei(i:14, k:47, b:0)
2.Parailia pellucida(i:9, k:19, b:0)
3.Pareutropius debauwi(i:3, k:12, b:0)
4.Schilbe intermedius(i:13, k:11, b:0)
5.Schilbe grenfelli(i:2, k:5, b:0)
6.Pareutropius mandevillei(i:6, k:3, b:0)
7.Schilbe brevianalis(i:7, k:2, b:0)
8.Schilbe marmoratus(i:5, k:2, b:0)
9.Parailia congica(i:2, k:1, b:0)
10.Parailia occidentalis(i:1, k:1, b:0)