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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Doradidae Thorny catfishes

Genus: Doras

(See list of species below)



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5 species (see list below)

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Photo by Holm, E.

South America
Max. Length 30 cm SL
Doras carinatus (Linnaeus, 1766)

Photo by Holm, E.
 
Doras carinatus
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South America

 
Doras higuchii
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Photo by Holm, E.

South America
Max. Length 35 cm SL
Doras micropoeus (Eigenmann, 1912)

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Doras micropoeus
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South America

 
Doras phlyzakion
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South America

 
Doras zuanoni
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5 Species of Family Doradidae with Genus Doras
(Thorny catfishes)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1766 Doras carinatus South America 30 SL
2008 Doras higuchii South America
1912 Doras micropoeus South America 35 SL
2008 Doras phlyzakion South America
2008 Doras zuanoni South America



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