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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Characiformes
Family: Triportheidae

Genus: Triportheus

(See list of species below)



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18 species (see list below)

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Photo by IBAMA

South America
Max. Length 15.1 cm SL
Triportheus albus Cope, 1872

Photo by IBAMA
 
Triportheus albus
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 16.3 cm SL
Triportheus angulatus (Spix & Agassiz, 1829)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Triportheus angulatus
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America

Triportheus auritus (Valenciennes, 1850)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Triportheus auritus
[]

Photo by Castro Lima, F.

South America
Max. Length 21.9 cm SL
Triportheus brachipomus (Valenciennes, 1850)

Photo by Castro Lima, F.
 
Triportheus brachipomus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 24.5 cm SL

 
Triportheus culter
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 10.7 cm SL

 
Triportheus curtus
[]

Photo by IBAMA

Central and South America
Max. Length 24.2 cm SL
Triportheus elongatus (Günther, 1864)

Photo by IBAMA
 
Triportheus elongatus
[Elongate hatchetfish]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 13.4 cm SL

 
Triportheus guentheri
[]

Photo by Bolivar & Valdelamar

South America
Max. Length 19 cm SL
Triportheus magdalenae (Steindachner, 1878)

Photo by Bolivar & Valdelamar
 
Triportheus magdalenae
[]

Photo by Equipe de Ictiologia do Nupélia

South America
Max. Length 18.3 cm SL
Triportheus nematurus (Kner, 1858)

Photo by Equipe de Ictiologia do Nupélia
 
Triportheus nematurus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 13.4 cm SL

 
Triportheus orinocensis
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 15.8 cm SL

 
Triportheus pantanensis
[]

Photo by Aguilera, G.

South America
Max. Length 19 cm SL
Triportheus paranensis (Günther, 1874)

Photo by Aguilera, G.
 
Triportheus paranensis
[Tetra]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 10.7 cm SL

 
Triportheus pictus
[]

Photo by Castro Lima, F.

South America
Max. Length 17.8 cm SL
Triportheus rotundatus (Jardine, 1841)

Photo by Castro Lima, F.
 
Triportheus rotundatus
[]

Photo by Novaes, J.L.C.

South America
Max. Length 15.8 cm SL
Triportheus signatus (Garman, 1890)

Photo by Novaes, J.L.C.
 
Triportheus signatus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 16.5 cm SL

 
Triportheus trifurcatus
[]

Photo by Castro Lima, F.

South America
Max. Length 11.9 cm SL
Triportheus venezuelensis Malabarba, 2004

Photo by Castro Lima, F.
 
Triportheus venezuelensis
[]
18 Species of Family Triportheidae with Genus Triportheus
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1872 Triportheus albus South America 15.1 SL
1829 Triportheus angulatus South America 16.3 SL
1850 Triportheus auritus South America
1850 Triportheus brachipomus South America 21.9 SL
1872 Triportheus culter South America 24.5 SL
1890 Triportheus curtus South America 10.7 SL
1864 Triportheus elongatus Elongate hatchetfish Central and South America 24.2 SL
1890 Triportheus guentheri South America 13.4 SL
1878 Triportheus magdalenae South America 19 SL
1858 Triportheus nematurus South America 18.3 SL
2004 Triportheus orinocensis South America 13.4 SL
2004 Triportheus pantanensis South America 15.8 SL
1874 Triportheus paranensis Tetra South America 19 SL
1890 Triportheus pictus South America 10.7 SL
1841 Triportheus rotundatus South America 17.8 SL
1890 Triportheus signatus South America 15.8 SL
1855 Triportheus trifurcatus South America 16.5 SL
2004 Triportheus venezuelensis South America 11.9 SL



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