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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Ariidae Sea catfishes
Subfamily: Ariinae
Genus: Aspistor

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3 species (see list below)

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Western Central Pacific
Max. Length 25.4 cm SL

 
Aspistor hardenbergi
[]

Photo by Carvalho Filho, A.

South America
Max. Length 120 cm TL
Aspistor luniscutis (Valenciennes, 1840)

Photo by Carvalho Filho, A.
 
Aspistor luniscutis
[]

Photo by Carvalho Filho, A.

South America
Max. Length 50 cm TL
Aspistor quadriscutis (Valenciennes, 1840)

Photo by Carvalho Filho, A.
 
Aspistor quadriscutis
[Bressou sea catfish]
3 Species of Family Ariidae with Genus Aspistor
(Sea catfishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
2000 Aspistor hardenbergi Western Central Pacific 25.4 SL
1840 Aspistor luniscutis South America 120 TL
1840 Aspistor quadriscutis Bressou sea catfish South America 50 TL



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