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Jump to next section Subfamily Overview
Image Common member of the subfamily parakysinae
Size Range Smallest 20mm, largest 220mm, average 90mm, most commonly 100mm. All SL.
Species There are 14 species in 3 genera in the database.
Keepers 5 species (35%) are being kept by registered keepers.
Jump to next section Top Five Genera
1. Parakysis 6 species (6 keepers)
2. Acrochordonichthys 5 species (5 keepers)
3. Breitensteinia 3 species (3 keepers)
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Jump to next section Most Kept Species
1. Acrochordonichthys rugosus (50%)
2. Breitensteinia insignis (16.67%)
3. Acrochordonichthys falcifer (16.67%)
4. Parakysis verrucosus (8.33%)
5. Parakysis notialis (8.33%)
Jump to next section Species List
1. Acrochordonichthys falcifer (i:1, k:2)
2. Acrochordonichthys guttatus (i:3, k:0)
3. Acrochordonichthys ischnosoma (i:2, k:0)
4. Acrochordonichthys rugosus (i:10, k:6)
5. Acrochordonichthys strigosus (i:2, k:0)
6. Breitensteinia cessator (i:2, k:0)
7. Breitensteinia hypselurus (i:0, k:0)
8. Breitensteinia insignis (i:10, k:2)
9. Parakysis anomalopteryx (i:2, k:0)
10. Parakysis grandis (i:2, k:0)
11. Parakysis hystriculus (i:3, k:0)
12. Parakysis longirostris (i:5, k:0)
13. Parakysis notialis (i:5, k:1)
14. Parakysis verrucosus (i:2, k:1)