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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Auchenipteridae Driftwood catfishes
Subfamily: Auchenipterinae
Genus: Auchenipterichthys

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4 species (see list below)

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Photo by Small, F.

South America
Max. Length 10 cm SL
Auchenipterichthys coracoideus (Eigenmann & Allen, 1942)

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Auchenipterichthys coracoideus
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South America
Max. Length 15 cm SL

 
Auchenipterichthys longimanus
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No picture found
South America
Max. Length 15.1 cm SL

 
Auchenipterichthys punctatus
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Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

South America
Max. Length 11 cm TL
Auchenipterichthys thoracatus (Kner, 1858)

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Auchenipterichthys thoracatus
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4 Species of Family Auchenipteridae with Genus Auchenipterichthys
(Driftwood catfishes)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1942 Auchenipterichthys coracoideus South America 10 SL
1864 Auchenipterichthys longimanus South America 15 SL
1840 Auchenipterichthys punctatus South America 15.1 SL
1858 Auchenipterichthys thoracatus South America 11 TL



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