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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Loricariidae Armored catfishes
Subfamily: Hypoptopomatinae
Genus: Oxyropsis

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3 species (see list below)

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South America
Max. Length 4.4 cm SL
Oxyropsis acutirostra Miranda Ribeiro, 1951

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Oxyropsis acutirostra
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South America
Max. Length 7.6 cm SL

 
Oxyropsis carinata
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South America
Max. Length 5.6 cm SL

 
Oxyropsis wrightiana
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3 Species of Family Loricariidae with Genus Oxyropsis
(Armored catfishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1951 Oxyropsis acutirostra South America 4.4 SL
1879 Oxyropsis carinata South America 7.6 SL
1889 Oxyropsis wrightiana South America 5.6 SL



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