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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Loricariidae Armored catfishes
Subfamily: Hypoptopomatinae
Genus: Acestridium

(See list of species below)



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7 species (see list below)

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South America
Max. Length 4.9 cm SL

 
Acestridium colombiense
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No picture found
South America
Max. Length 6.3 cm SL

 
Acestridium dichromum
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Photo by Sazima, I.

South America
Max. Length 6.7 cm SL
Acestridium discus Haseman, 1911

Photo by Sazima, I.
 
Acestridium discus
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No picture found
South America

 
Acestridium gymnogaster
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No picture found
South America
Max. Length 6.7 cm SL

 
Acestridium martini
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No picture found
South America

 
Acestridium scutatum
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Photo by Rodriguez, M.S./R.E. Reis

South America
Max. Length 5.6 cm SL
Acestridium triplax Rodríguez & Reis, 2007

Photo by Rodriguez, M.S./R.E. Reis
 
Acestridium triplax
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7 Species of Family Loricariidae with Genus Acestridium
(Armored catfishes)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
2005 Acestridium colombiense South America 4.9 SL
1999 Acestridium dichromum South America 6.3 SL
1911 Acestridium discus South America 6.7 SL
2009 Acestridium gymnogaster South America
1999 Acestridium martini South America 6.7 SL
2009 Acestridium scutatum South America
2007 Acestridium triplax South America 5.6 SL



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