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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Loricariidae Armored catfishes
Subfamily: Ancistrinae
Genus: Lithoxus

(See list of species below)



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8 species (see list below)

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South America
Max. Length 6.5 cm SL

 
Lithoxus boujardi
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South America
Max. Length 5.9 cm SL

 
Lithoxus bovallii
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South America
Max. Length 3.8 cm SL

 
Lithoxus jantjae
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South America
Max. Length 8.6 cm SL

 
Lithoxus lithoides
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South America
Max. Length 4.7 cm SL

 
Lithoxus pallidimaculatus
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South America
Max. Length 7 cm SL

 
Lithoxus planquettei
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South America
Max. Length 6.6 cm SL

 
Lithoxus stocki
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South America
Max. Length 4.1 cm SL

 
Lithoxus surinamensis
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8 Species of Family Loricariidae with Genus Lithoxus
(Armored catfishes)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1993 Lithoxus boujardi South America 6.5 SL
1906 Lithoxus bovallii South America 5.9 SL
2008 Lithoxus jantjae South America 3.8 SL
1912 Lithoxus lithoides South America 8.6 SL
1982 Lithoxus pallidimaculatus South America 4.7 SL
1982 Lithoxus planquettei South America 7 SL
1990 Lithoxus stocki South America 6.6 SL
1982 Lithoxus surinamensis South America 4.1 SL



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