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Jump to next section Summary of Ageneiosus
Pronounced ah genie OH sus
Etymology Ageneiosus: From the Greek a, meaning without and genias, meaning beard; in reference to the apparent lack of barbels (the fish has very short maxillary barbels that are almost indistinguishable).
Breeding Unreported.
Size Smallest 220mm, largest 540mm, average 333mm, most commonly 230mm. All SL.
Species There are 9 "species" in the database
Keepers 5 species (55%) are being kept by registered keepers
New spp. / time
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Jump to next section Most Kept Species
1. Ageneiosus marmoratus (79.17%)
2. Ageneiosus polystictus (8.33%)
3. Ageneiosus inermis (4.17%)
4. Ageneiosus vittatus (4.17%)
5. Ageneiosus magoi (4.17%)

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