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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Pimelodidae Long-whiskered catfishes

Genus: Bergiaria

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by Sazima, I.

South America
Max. Length 9.1 cm SL
Bergiaria platana (Steindachner, 1908)

Photo by Sazima, I.
 
Bergiaria platana
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South America
Max. Length 19.7 cm SL

 
Bergiaria westermanni
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2 Species of Family Pimelodidae with Genus Bergiaria
(Long-whiskered catfishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1908 Bergiaria platana South America 9.1 SL
1874 Bergiaria westermanni South America 19.7 SL



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