Cat-eLog Right Arrow Callichthyidae Right Arrow Callichthyinae Right Arrow The genus Dianema

Jump to next section Summary of Dianema
Pronounced die ah NEE mah
Etymology Dianema: From the Greek di-, meaning two and nema, meaning filament; in reference to the long maxillary barbels.
Size Smallest 100mm, largest 125mm, average 112mm, most commonly 100mm. All SL.
Species There are 2 "species" in the database
Keepers 2 species (100%) are being kept by registered keepers
New spp. / time
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Jump to next section Most Kept Species
1. Dianema urostriatum (61.25%)
2. Dianema longibarbis (38.75%)

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