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Family: Schilbeidae Schilbid catfishes



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Photo by Osmany, H.B.

Asia
Max. Length 10.1 cm TL
Ailiichthys punctata Day, 1872

Photo by Osmany, H.B.
 
Ailiichthys punctata
[Jamuna ailia]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 18 cm TL

 
Clupisoma bastari
[]

Photo by Hossain, M.A.R.

Asia
Max. Length 60.9 cm SL
Clupisoma garua (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Hossain, M.A.R.
 
Clupisoma garua
[Garua bachcha]

Photo by CAFS

Asia
Max. Length 13.3 cm SL
Clupisoma longianalis (Huang, 1981)

Photo by CAFS
 
Clupisoma longianalis
[]

Photo by Ng, H.H.

Asia
Max. Length 29 cm TL
Clupisoma montana Hora, 1937

Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Clupisoma montana
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 23.5 cm TL

 
Clupisoma naziri
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 26.1 cm SL

 
Clupisoma nujiangense
[]

Photo by James, A.

Asia
Max. Length 27 cm TL
Clupisoma prateri Hora, 1937

Photo by James, A.
 
Clupisoma prateri
[]
No picture found
South East Asia
Max. Length 15.4 cm SL

 
Clupisoma roosae
[]

Photo by Warren, T.

Asia
Max. Length 31 cm SL
Clupisoma sinense (Huang, 1981)

Photo by Warren, T.
 
Clupisoma sinense
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 22.9 cm SL

 
Eutropiichthys britzi
[]

Photo by Vidthayanon, C.

Asia
Max. Length 34.9 cm SL
Eutropiichthys burmannicus Day, 1877

Photo by Vidthayanon, C.
 
Eutropiichthys burmannicus
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 12.8 cm SL

 
Eutropiichthys cetosus
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 64 cm TL

 
Eutropiichthys goongwaree
[]

Photo by Hossain, M.A.R.

Asia
Max. Length 28 cm TL
Eutropiichthys murius (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Hossain, M.A.R.
 
Eutropiichthys murius
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 13.2 cm SL

 
Eutropiichthys salweenensis
[]

Photo by Hossain, M.A.R.

Asia
Max. Length 38.2 cm TL
Eutropiichthys vacha (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Hossain, M.A.R.
 
Eutropiichthys vacha
[Batchwa vacha]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 50.2 cm SL

 
Irvineia orientalis
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 19 cm SL

 
Irvineia voltae
[]

Photo by FAO

Asia
Max. Length 16.5 cm TL
Laides hexanema (Bleeker, 1852)

Photo by FAO
 
Laides hexanema
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

Asia
Max. Length 14.2 cm SL
Laides longibarbis (Fowler, 1934)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Laides longibarbis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 7.8 cm SL

 
Pachypterus acutirostris
[]

Photo by Hossain, M.A.R.

Asia
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Pachypterus atherinoides (Bloch, 1794)

Photo by Hossain, M.A.R.
 
Pachypterus atherinoides
[Indian potasi]

Photo by Kumkar, P.

Asia
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Pachypterus khavalchor (Kulkarni, 1952)

Photo by Kumkar, P.
 
Pachypterus khavalchor
[Khavalchor catfish]

Photo by RMCA

Africa
Max. Length 9 cm SL
Parailia congica Boulenger, 1899

Photo by RMCA
 
Parailia congica
[]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

Africa
Max. Length 7.5 cm SL
Parailia occidentalis (Pellegrin, 1901)

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Parailia occidentalis
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

Africa
Max. Length 12 cm SL
Parailia pellucida (Boulenger, 1901)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Parailia pellucida
[Glass schilbid]

Photo by de Vos, L.

Africa
Max. Length 6.9 cm TL
Parailia somalensis (Vinciguerra, 1897)

Photo by de Vos, L.
 
Parailia somalensis
[Somalia glass catfish]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 5.4 cm SL

 
Parailia spiniserrata
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

Africa
Max. Length 11.5 cm TL
Pareutropius buffei (Gras, 1961)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Pareutropius buffei
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 12.6 cm SL

 
Pareutropius debauwi
[African glass catfish]

Photo by FAO

Africa
Max. Length 10.2 cm TL
Pareutropius longifilis (Steindachner, 1914)

Photo by FAO
 
Pareutropius longifilis
[]

Photo by RMCA

Africa
Max. Length 5.8 cm TL
Pareutropius mandevillei Poll, 1959

Photo by RMCA
 
Pareutropius mandevillei
[]

Photo by Vidthayanon, C.

Asia
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Platytropius siamensis (Sauvage, 1883)

Photo by Vidthayanon, C.
 
Platytropius siamensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 23.2 cm SL

 
Platytropius yunnanensis
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Proeutropiichthys buchanani
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 18.8 cm SL

 
Proeutropiichthys macropthalmos
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 42 cm TL

 
Proeutropiichthys taakree
[]

Photo by Roberts, T.R.

Asia
Max. Length 11.5 cm TL
Pseudeutropius brachypopterus (Bleeker, 1858)

Photo by Roberts, T.R.
 
Pseudeutropius brachypopterus
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

Asia
Max. Length 6.7 cm SL
Pseudeutropius indigens Ng & Vidthayanon, 2011

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Pseudeutropius indigens
[]

Photo by Zeena, K.V.

Asia
Max. Length 90 cm TL
Pseudeutropius mitchelli Günther, 1864

Photo by Zeena, K.V.
 
Pseudeutropius mitchelli
[]

Photo by Roberts, T.R.

Asia
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Pseudeutropius moolenburghae Weber & de Beaufort, 1913

Photo by Roberts, T.R.
 
Pseudeutropius moolenburghae
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 9 cm SL

 
Schilbe angolensis
[]

Photo by RMCA

Africa
Max. Length 59 cm TL
Schilbe banguelensis (Boulenger, 1911)

Photo by RMCA
 
Schilbe banguelensis
[Golden barbel]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 24 cm TL

 
Schilbe bocagii
[]

Photo by RMCA

Africa
Max. Length 8.2 cm SL
Schilbe brevianalis (Pellegrin, 1929)

Photo by RMCA
 
Schilbe brevianalis
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 47 cm NG

 
Schilbe congensis
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 17.2 cm SL

 
Schilbe djeremi
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 6.5 cm SL

 
Schilbe durinii
[]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

Africa
Max. Length 50.7 cm SL
Schilbe grenfelli (Boulenger, 1900)

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Schilbe grenfelli
[]

Photo by Seegers, L.

Africa
Max. Length 50 cm SL
Schilbe intermedius Rüppell, 1832

Photo by Seegers, L.
 
Schilbe intermedius
[Silver catfish]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 26.3 cm SL

 
Schilbe laticeps
[]

Photo by RMCA

Africa
Max. Length 50 cm TL
Schilbe mandibularis (Günther, 1867)

Photo by RMCA
 
Schilbe mandibularis
[]

Photo by RMCA

Africa
Max. Length 21.7 cm SL
Schilbe marmoratus Boulenger, 1911

Photo by RMCA
 
Schilbe marmoratus
[Shoulderspot catfish]

Photo by RMCA

Africa
Max. Length 21 cm SL
Schilbe micropogon (Trewavas, 1943)

Photo by RMCA
 
Schilbe micropogon
[]

Photo by FAO

Africa
Max. Length 29.6 cm SL
Schilbe moebiusii (Pfeffer, 1896)

Photo by FAO
 
Schilbe moebiusii
[]

Photo by MNHN

Africa
Max. Length 26.3 cm SL
Schilbe multitaeniatus (Pellegrin, 1913)

Photo by MNHN
 
Schilbe multitaeniatus
[]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

Africa
Max. Length 35 cm SL
Schilbe mystus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Schilbe mystus
[African butter catfish]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 13.1 cm SL

 
Schilbe nyongensis
[]

Photo by RMCA

Africa
Max. Length 25.2 cm SL
Schilbe tumbanus (Pellegrin, 1926)

Photo by RMCA
 
Schilbe tumbanus
[]

Photo by Nightingale, A.

Africa
Max. Length 36 cm SL
Schilbe uranoscopus Rüppell, 1832

Photo by Nightingale, A.
 
Schilbe uranoscopus
[]

Photo by Mertens, P.

Africa
Max. Length 25 cm SL
Schilbe yangambianus (Poll, 1954)

Photo by Mertens, P.
 
Schilbe yangambianus
[Yangambi butterbarbel]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 11.1 cm SL

 
Schilbe zairensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 48 cm TL

 
Silonia childreni
[]

Photo by Hossain, M.A.R.

Asia
Max. Length 183 cm TL
Silonia silondia (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Hossain, M.A.R.
 
Silonia silondia
[Silond catfish]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 14 cm SL

 
Siluranodon auritus
[]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Ailiichthys punctata Jamuna ailia Asia 10.1 TL 1872
Clupisoma bastari Asia 18 TL 1980
Clupisoma garua Garua bachcha Asia 60.9 SL 1822
Clupisoma longianalis Asia 13.3 SL 1981
Clupisoma montana Asia 29 TL 1937
Clupisoma naziri Asia 23.5 TL 1973
Clupisoma nujiangense Asia 26.1 SL 2005
Clupisoma prateri Asia 27 TL 1937
Clupisoma roosae South East Asia 15.4 SL 2004
Clupisoma sinense Asia 31 SL 1981
Eutropiichthys britzi Asia 22.9 SL 2007
Eutropiichthys burmannicus Asia 34.9 SL 1877
Eutropiichthys cetosus Asia 12.8 SL 2014
Eutropiichthys goongwaree Asia 64 TL 1839
Eutropiichthys murius Asia 28 TL 1822
Eutropiichthys salweenensis Asia 13.2 SL 2007
Eutropiichthys vacha Batchwa vacha Asia 38.2 TL 1822
Irvineia orientalis Africa 50.2 SL 1964
Irvineia voltae Africa 19 SL 1943
Laides hexanema Asia 16.5 TL 1852
Laides longibarbis Asia 14.2 SL 1934
Pachypterus acutirostris Asia 7.8 SL 1870
Pachypterus atherinoides Indian potasi Asia 15 TL 1794
Pachypterus khavalchor Khavalchor catfish Asia 15 TL 1952
Parailia congica Africa 9 SL 1899
Parailia occidentalis Africa 7.5 SL 1901
Parailia pellucida Glass schilbid Africa 12 SL 1901
Parailia somalensis Somalia glass catfish Africa 6.9 TL 1897
Parailia spiniserrata Africa 5.4 SL 1933
Pareutropius buffei Africa 11.5 TL 1961
Pareutropius debauwi African glass catfish Africa 12.6 SL 1900
Pareutropius longifilis Africa 10.2 TL 1914
Pareutropius mandevillei Africa 5.8 TL 1959
Platytropius siamensis Asia 20 TL 1883
Platytropius yunnanensis Asia 23.2 SL 1995
Proeutropiichthys buchanani Asia 1840
Proeutropiichthys macropthalmos Asia 18.8 SL 1860
Proeutropiichthys taakree Asia 42 TL 1839
Pseudeutropius brachypopterus Asia 11.5 TL 1858
Pseudeutropius indigens Asia 6.7 SL 2011
Pseudeutropius mitchelli Asia 90 TL 1864
Pseudeutropius moolenburghae Asia 10 TL 1913
Schilbe angolensis Africa 9 SL 1984
Schilbe banguelensis Golden barbel Africa 59 TL 1911
Schilbe bocagii Africa 24 TL 1884
Schilbe brevianalis Africa 8.2 SL 1929
Schilbe congensis Africa 47 NG 1818
Schilbe djeremi Africa 17.2 SL 1982
Schilbe durinii Africa 6.5 SL 1932
Schilbe grenfelli Africa 50.7 SL 1900
Schilbe intermedius Silver catfish Africa 50 SL 1832
Schilbe laticeps Africa 26.3 SL 1899
Schilbe mandibularis Africa 50 TL 1867
Schilbe marmoratus Shoulderspot catfish Africa 21.7 SL 1911
Schilbe micropogon Africa 21 SL 1943
Schilbe moebiusii Africa 29.6 SL 1896
Schilbe multitaeniatus Africa 26.3 SL 1913
Schilbe mystus African butter catfish Africa 35 SL 1758
Schilbe nyongensis Africa 13.1 SL 1981
Schilbe tumbanus Africa 25.2 SL 1926
Schilbe uranoscopus Africa 36 SL 1832
Schilbe yangambianus Yangambi butterbarbel Africa 25 SL 1954
Schilbe zairensis Africa 11.1 SL 1995
Silonia childreni Asia 48 TL 1839
Silonia silondia Silond catfish Asia 183 TL 1822
Siluranodon auritus Africa 14 SL 1809



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