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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Siluridae Sheatfishes

Genus: Hemisilurus

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3 species (see list below)

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Photo by Ng, H.H.

Asia
Max. Length 80 cm TL
Hemisilurus heterorhynchus (Bleeker, 1854)

Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Hemisilurus heterorhynchus
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Photo by Taylor, A.

Asia
Max. Length 80 cm TL
Hemisilurus mekongensis Bornbusch & Lundberg, 1989

Photo by Taylor, A.
 
Hemisilurus mekongensis
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Asia
Max. Length 50 cm TL

 
Hemisilurus moolenburghi
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3 Species of Family Siluridae with Genus Hemisilurus
(Sheatfishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1854 Hemisilurus heterorhynchus Asia 80 TL
1989 Hemisilurus mekongensis Asia 80 TL
1913 Hemisilurus moolenburghi Asia 50 TL



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