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

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4 species (see list below)

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Photo by Habluetzel, P.

South America
Max. Length 7 cm SL
Entomocorus benjamini Eigenmann, 1917

Photo by Habluetzel, P.
 
Entomocorus benjamini
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South America
Max. Length 7 cm SL

 
Entomocorus gameroi
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South America
Max. Length 5.9 cm SL

 
Entomocorus melaphareus
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No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5.3 cm SL

 
Entomocorus radiosus
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4 Species of Family Auchenipteridae with Genus Entomocorus
(Driftwood catfishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1917 Entomocorus benjamini South America 7 SL
1984 Entomocorus gameroi South America 7 SL
2003 Entomocorus melaphareus South America 5.9 SL
2006 Entomocorus radiosus South America 5.3 SL



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