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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Sisoridae Sisorid catfishes
Subfamily: Sisorinae
Genus: Bagarius

(See list of species below)



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4 species (see list below)

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Photo by CAFS

Asia
Max. Length 200 cm TL
Bagarius bagarius (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by CAFS
 
Bagarius bagarius
[Goonch]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 100 cm SL

 
Bagarius rutilus
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

Asia
Max. Length 70 cm SL
Bagarius suchus Roberts, 1983

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Bagarius suchus
[Crocodile catfish]

Photo by Jean-Francois Helias / Fishing Adventures Thailand

Asia
Max. Length 200 cm SL
Bagarius yarrelli (Sykes, 1839)

Photo by Jean-Francois Helias / Fishing Adventures Thailand
 
Bagarius yarrelli
[]
4 Species of Family Sisoridae with Genus Bagarius
(Sisorid catfishes)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1822 Bagarius bagarius Goonch Asia 200 TL
2000 Bagarius rutilus Asia 100 SL
1983 Bagarius suchus Crocodile catfish Asia 70 SL
1839 Bagarius yarrelli Asia 200 SL



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