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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Aspredinidae Banjo catfishes
Subfamily: Aspredininae
Genus: Aspredinichthys

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by Friel, J.P.

South America
Max. Length 21.8 cm SL
Aspredinichthys filamentosus (Valenciennes, 1840)

Photo by Friel, J.P.
 
Aspredinichthys filamentosus
[Sevenbarbed banjo]

Photo by FAO

Central and South America
Max. Length 21 cm SL
Aspredinichthys tibicen (Valenciennes, 1840)

Photo by FAO
 
Aspredinichthys tibicen
[Tenbarbed banjo]
2 Species of Family Aspredinidae with Genus Aspredinichthys
(Banjo catfishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1840 Aspredinichthys filamentosus Sevenbarbed banjo South America 21.8 SL
1840 Aspredinichthys tibicen Tenbarbed banjo Central and South America 21 SL



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