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Jump to next section Summary of Tatia
Pronounced TA tee ah
Etymology Tatia: Named after the ichthyologist C. Tate Regan.
Furniture As the common name for this family, woodcat, implies, these fish like pieces of wood with crevices and gaps to squeeze into.
Sexing Mature males exhibit modified anal fin copulatory organ.
Size Smallest 28mm, largest 159mm, average 72mm, most commonly 33mm. All SL.
Species There are 25 "species" in the database
Keepers 13 species (52%) are being kept by registered keepers
New spp. / time
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1. Tatia intermedia (47.97%)
2. Tatia orca (9.76%)
3. Tatia musaica (9.76%)
4. Tatia galaxias (8.13%)
5. Tatia dunni (7.32%)
6. Tatia gyrina (5.69%)
7. Tatia strigata (4.88%)
8. Tatia sp. (2) (1.63%)
9. Tatia jaracatia (1.63%)
10. Tatia marthae (0.81%)
11. Tatia sp. (1) (0.81%)

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