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Down arrow Subfamily Overview
Image Common member of the subfamily parakysinae
Size Range Smallest 20mm, largest 220mm, average 81mm, most commonly 92mm. All SL.
Species There are 14 species in 3 genera in the database.
Keepers 5 species (35%) are being kept by registered keepers.
Down arrow Top Five Genera
1. Parakysis 6 species (6 keepers)
2. Acrochordonichthys 5 species (5 keepers)
3. Breitensteinia 3 species (3 keepers)
Down arrow Distribution of selected species

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Down arrow 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%)
Down arrow 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)