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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Characiformes
Family: Prochilodontidae Flannel-mouth characiforms

Genus: Semaprochilodus

(See list of species below)



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6 species (see list below)

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Photo by Andrade, M.C.

South America
Max. Length 28 cm SL
Semaprochilodus brama (Valenciennes, 1850)

Photo by Andrade, M.C.
 
Semaprochilodus brama
[]

Photo by Gratwicke, B.

South America
Max. Length 27 cm TL
Semaprochilodus insignis (Jardine, 1841)

Photo by Gratwicke, B.
 
Semaprochilodus insignis
[Kissing prochilodus]

Photo by Castro Lima, F.

South America
Max. Length 28 cm SL
Semaprochilodus kneri (Pellegrin, 1909)

Photo by Castro Lima, F.
 
Semaprochilodus kneri
[]

Photo by Castro Lima, F.

South America
Max. Length 44 cm SL
Semaprochilodus laticeps (Steindachner, 1879)

Photo by Castro Lima, F.
 
Semaprochilodus laticeps
[]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

South America
Max. Length 24 cm SL
Semaprochilodus taeniurus (Valenciennes, 1821)

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Semaprochilodus taeniurus
[Silver prochilodus]
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South America
Max. Length 28 cm SL

 
Semaprochilodus varii
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6 Species of Family Prochilodontidae with Genus Semaprochilodus
(Flannel-mouth characiforms)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1850 Semaprochilodus brama South America 28 SL
1841 Semaprochilodus insignis Kissing prochilodus South America 27 TL
1909 Semaprochilodus kneri South America 28 SL
1879 Semaprochilodus laticeps South America 44 SL
1821 Semaprochilodus taeniurus Silver prochilodus South America 24 SL
1988 Semaprochilodus varii South America 28 SL



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