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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Doradidae Thorny catfishes

Genus: Trachydoras

(See list of species below)



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5 species (see list below)

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South America
Max. Length 9.3 cm SL

 
Trachydoras brevis
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South America
Max. Length 5.9 cm SL

 
Trachydoras microstomus
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South America
Max. Length 10.3 cm SL

 
Trachydoras nattereri
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South America
Max. Length 10.4 cm SL

 
Trachydoras paraguayensis
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Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 8.6 cm SL
Trachydoras steindachneri (Perugia, 1897)

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Trachydoras steindachneri
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5 Species of Family Doradidae with Genus Trachydoras
(Thorny catfishes)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1853 Trachydoras brevis South America 9.3 SL
1912 Trachydoras microstomus South America 5.9 SL
1881 Trachydoras nattereri South America 10.3 SL
1907 Trachydoras paraguayensis South America 10.4 SL
1897 Trachydoras steindachneri South America 8.6 SL



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