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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Diplomystidae Velvet catfishes

Genus: Diplomystes

(See list of species below)



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3 species (see list below)

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Photo by Busse, K.

South America
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Diplomystes camposensis Arratia, 1987

Photo by Busse, K.
 
Diplomystes camposensis
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South America
Max. Length 23 cm TL

 
Diplomystes chilensis
[Tollo]

Photo by Ng, H.H.

South America
Max. Length 26 cm TL
Diplomystes nahuelbutaensis Arratia, 1987

Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Diplomystes nahuelbutaensis
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3 Species of Family Diplomystidae with Genus Diplomystes
(Velvet catfishes)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1987 Diplomystes camposensis South America 25 TL
1782 Diplomystes chilensis Tollo South America 23 TL
1987 Diplomystes nahuelbutaensis South America 26 TL



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