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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Loricariidae Armored catfishes
Subfamily: Loricariinae
Genus: Loricariichthys

(See list of species below)



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18 species (see list below)

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South America.
Max. Length 20 cm

 
Loricariichthys acutus
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Photo by Timm, C.D.

South America
Max. Length 46 cm
Loricariichthys anus (Valenciennes, 1835)

Photo by Timm, C.D.
 
Loricariichthys anus
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South America

 
Loricariichthys brunneus
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South America
Max. Length 13 cm

 
Loricariichthys cashibo
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South America
Max. Length 25 cm

 
Loricariichthys castaneus
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South America
Max. Length 23 cm

 
Loricariichthys chanjoo
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Photo by Novaes, J.L.C.

South America
Max. Length 18 cm
Loricariichthys derbyi Fowler, 1915

Photo by Novaes, J.L.C.
 
Loricariichthys derbyi
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South America
Max. Length 11.5 cm SL

 
Loricariichthys edentatus
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No picture found
South America
Max. Length 18 cm

 
Loricariichthys hauxwelli
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No picture found
South America
Max. Length 22 cm SL

 
Loricariichthys labialis
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No picture found
South America

 
Loricariichthys maculatus
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No picture found
South America
Max. Length 20.9 cm SL

 
Loricariichthys melanocheilus
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No picture found
South America
Max. Length 11 cm

 
Loricariichthys microdon
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No picture found
South America
Max. Length 20 cm

 
Loricariichthys nudirostris
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Photo by Equipe de Ictiologia do Nupélia

South America
Max. Length 30 cm SL
Loricariichthys platymetopon Isbrücker & Nijssen, 1979

Photo by Equipe de Ictiologia do Nupélia
 
Loricariichthys platymetopon
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Photo by Equipe de Ictiologia do Nupélia

South America
Max. Length 27.5 cm SL
Loricariichthys rostratus Reis & Pereira, 2000

Photo by Equipe de Ictiologia do Nupélia
 
Loricariichthys rostratus
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No picture found
South America
Max. Length 19 cm SL

 
Loricariichthys stuebelii
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No picture found
South America
Max. Length 22 cm TL

 
Loricariichthys ucayalensis
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18 Species of Family Loricariidae with Genus Loricariichthys
(Armored catfishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1840 Loricariichthys acutus South America. 20
1835 Loricariichthys anus South America 46
1828 Loricariichthys brunneus South America
1942 Loricariichthys cashibo South America 13
1855 Loricariichthys castaneus South America 25
1940 Loricariichthys chanjoo South America 23
1915 Loricariichthys derbyi South America 18
2000 Loricariichthys edentatus South America 11.5 SL
1915 Loricariichthys hauxwelli South America 18
1895 Loricariichthys labialis South America 22 SL
1794 Loricariichthys maculatus South America
2000 Loricariichthys melanocheilus South America 20.9 SL
1909 Loricariichthys microdon South America 11
1853 Loricariichthys nudirostris South America 20
1979 Loricariichthys platymetopon South America 30 SL
2000 Loricariichthys rostratus South America 27.5 SL
1882 Loricariichthys stuebelii South America 19 SL
1913 Loricariichthys ucayalensis South America 22 TL



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