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Family: Amblycipitidae Torrent catfishes



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34 species (see list below)

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Photo by Ng, H.H.

Asia

Amblyceps apangi Nath & Dey, 1989

Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Amblyceps apangi
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Amblyceps arunchalensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 7.3 cm SL

 
Amblyceps caecutiens
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 3.6 cm SL

 
Amblyceps carinatum
[]

Photo by Ng, H.H.

Asia
Max. Length 9.7 cm SL
Amblyceps cerinum Ng & Wright, 2010

Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Amblyceps cerinum
[]

Photo by Panitvong, N.

Asia
Max. Length 8.5 cm SL
Amblyceps foratum Ng & Kottelat, 2000

Photo by Panitvong, N.
 
Amblyceps foratum
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 5.6 cm SL

 
Amblyceps kurzii
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 4.2 cm SL

 
Amblyceps laticeps
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 4.9 cm SL

 
Amblyceps macropterus
[]

Photo by Greco, F.M.

Asia
Max. Length 12.5 cm SL
Amblyceps mangois (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Greco, F.M.
 
Amblyceps mangois
[Indian torrent catfish]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 12.8 cm SL

 
Amblyceps murraystuarti
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 6.0 cm SL

 
Amblyceps platycephalus
[]

Photo by Ng, H.H.

Asia

Amblyceps protentum Ng & Wright, 2009

Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Amblyceps protentum
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 4.5 cm SL

 
Amblyceps serratum
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 6.6 cm SL

 
Amblyceps tenuispinis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 9.6 cm SL

 
Amblyceps torrentis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 9.7 cm SL

 
Amblyceps tuberculatum
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 6.3 cm SL

 
Amblyceps variegatum
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 6.2 cm SL

 
Liobagrus aequilabris
[]

Photo by Kim, I.-S.

Asia
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Liobagrus andersoni Regan, 1908

Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Liobagrus andersoni
[]

Photo by CAFS

Asia
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Liobagrus anguillicauda Nichols, 1926

Photo by CAFS
 
Liobagrus anguillicauda
[]

Photo by Shao, K.T.

Asia

Liobagrus formosanus Regan, 1908

Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Liobagrus formosanus
[]

Photo by CAFS

Asia
Max. Length 9.5 cm SL
Liobagrus kingi Tchang, 1935

Photo by CAFS
 
Liobagrus kingi
[]

Photo by CAFS

Asia
Max. Length 8.5 cm SL
Liobagrus marginatoides (Wu, 1930)

Photo by CAFS
 
Liobagrus marginatoides
[]

Photo by CAFS

Asia
Max. Length 14 cm TL
Liobagrus marginatus (Günther, 1892)

Photo by CAFS
 
Liobagrus marginatus
[]

Photo by Kim, I.-S.

Asia
Max. Length 13.3 cm TL
Liobagrus mediadiposalis Mori, 1936

Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Liobagrus mediadiposalis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 10 cm TL

 
Liobagrus nigricauda
[]

Photo by Kim, I.-S.

Asia
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Liobagrus obesus Son, Kim & Choo, 1987

Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Liobagrus obesus
[Bull-head torrent catfish]
No picture found
Asia

 
Liobagrus reinii
[]

Photo by Chae, B.-S.

Asia

Liobagrus somjinensis Park & Kim, 2011

Photo by Chae, B.-S.
 
Liobagrus somjinensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 12 cm TL

 
Liobagrus styani
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Nahangbagrus songamensis
[]

Photo by CAFS

Asia
Max. Length 16.5 cm SL
Xiurenbagrus gigas Zhao, Lan & Zhang, 2004

Photo by CAFS
 
Xiurenbagrus gigas
[]

Photo by CAFS

Asia
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Xiurenbagrus xiurenensis (Yue, 1981)

Photo by CAFS
 
Xiurenbagrus xiurenensis
[]
34 Species of Family Amblycipitidae
(Torrent catfishes)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1989 Amblyceps apangi Asia
1989 Amblyceps arunchalensis Asia
1858 Amblyceps caecutiens Asia 7.3 SL
2005 Amblyceps carinatum Asia 3.6 SL
2010 Amblyceps cerinum Asia 9.7 SL
2000 Amblyceps foratum Asia 8.5 SL
1872 Amblyceps kurzii Asia 5.6 SL
1842 Amblyceps laticeps Asia 4.2 SL
2001 Amblyceps macropterus Asia 4.9 SL
1822 Amblyceps mangois Indian torrent catfish Asia 12.5 SL
1919 Amblyceps murraystuarti Asia 12.8 SL
2000 Amblyceps platycephalus Asia 6.0 SL
2009 Amblyceps protentum Asia
2000 Amblyceps serratum Asia 4.5 SL
1860 Amblyceps tenuispinis Asia 6.6 SL
2008 Amblyceps torrentis Asia 9.6 SL
2008 Amblyceps tuberculatum Asia 9.7 SL
2000 Amblyceps variegatum Asia 6.3 SL
2008 Liobagrus aequilabris Asia 6.2 SL
1908 Liobagrus andersoni Asia 15 TL
1926 Liobagrus anguillicauda Asia 10 TL
1908 Liobagrus formosanus Asia
1935 Liobagrus kingi Asia 9.5 SL
1930 Liobagrus marginatoides Asia 8.5 SL
1892 Liobagrus marginatus Asia 14 TL
1936 Liobagrus mediadiposalis Asia 13.3 TL
1904 Liobagrus nigricauda Asia 10 TL
1987 Liobagrus obesus Bull-head torrent catfish Asia 10 TL
1878 Liobagrus reinii Asia
2011 Liobagrus somjinensis Asia
1908 Liobagrus styani Asia 12 TL
2005 Nahangbagrus songamensis Asia
2004 Xiurenbagrus gigas Asia 16.5 SL
1981 Xiurenbagrus xiurenensis Asia 10 TL



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