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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Diplomystidae Velvet catfishes

Genus: Olivaichthys

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3 species (see list below)

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South America
Max. Length 21.8 cm SL

 
Olivaichthys cuyanus
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Photo by Gosztonyi, A.E.

South America
Max. Length 16.8 cm SL
Olivaichthys mesembrinus (Ringuelet, 1982)

Photo by Gosztonyi, A.E.
 
Olivaichthys mesembrinus
[]

Photo by Ng, H.H.

South America
Max. Length 32.4 cm SL
Olivaichthys viedmensis (MacDonagh, 1931)

Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Olivaichthys viedmensis
[Otuno]
3 Species of Family Diplomystidae with Genus Olivaichthys
(Velvet catfishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1965 Olivaichthys cuyanus South America 21.8 SL
1982 Olivaichthys mesembrinus South America 16.8 SL
1931 Olivaichthys viedmensis Otuno South America 32.4 SL



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