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Family: Erethistidae South Asian river catfishes



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Max. Length 4.6 cm SL

 
Ayarnangra estuarius
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Asia
Max. Length 3.9 cm SL
Caelatoglanis zonatus Ng & Kottelat, 2005

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Caelatoglanis zonatus
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Asia
Max. Length 7.8 cm TL
Conta conta (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Photo by Rahman, A.K.A.
 
Conta conta
[Conta catfish]



Asia
Max. Length 4.9 cm SL
Conta pectinata Ng, 2005

Photo by Photo by Tamang, L.
 
Conta pectinata
[]
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Max. Length 2.5 cm SL

 
Erethistes nareshi
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Asia
Max. Length 4.2 cm SL
Erethistes pusillus Müller & Troschel, 1849

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Erethistes pusillus
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Max. Length 4 cm TL

 
Erethistoides ascita
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Max. Length 3.3 cm SL

 
Erethistoides cavatura
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Asia
Max. Length 4.5 cm SL
Erethistoides infuscatus Ng, 2006

Photo by Photo by James, A.
 
Erethistoides infuscatus
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Asia
Max. Length 4.1 cm SL
Erethistoides longispinis Ng, Ferraris & Neely, 2012

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Erethistoides longispinis
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Asia
Max. Length 2.6 cm SL
Erethistoides luteolus Ng, Ferraris & Neely, 2012

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Erethistoides luteolus
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Asia
Max. Length 4.8 cm TL
Erethistoides montana Hora, 1950

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Erethistoides montana
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Max. Length 3.0 cm SL

 
Erethistoides pipri
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Max. Length 4.3 cm SL

 
Erethistoides senkhiensis
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Asia
Max. Length 3.9 cm SL
Erethistoides sicula Ng, 2005

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Erethistoides sicula
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Asia
Max. Length 2.9 cm SL
Erethistoides vesculus Ng, Ferraris & Neely, 2012

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Erethistoides vesculus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 5 cm SL
Hara filamentosa Blyth, 1860

Photo by Photo by Vidthayanon, C.
 
Hara filamentosa
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Asia
Max. Length 13 cm TL
Hara hara (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Photo by Mahalder, B.
 
Hara hara
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Max. Length 8 cm TL

 
Hara horai
[]



Asia
Max. Length 4 cm TL
Hara jerdoni Day, 1870

Photo by Photo by Rahman, A.K.A.
 
Hara jerdoni
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Max. Length 6.6 cm SL

 
Hara koladynensis
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Asia

Hara longissima Ng & Kottelat, 2007

Photo by Photo by James, A.
 
Hara longissima
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Hara mesembrina
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Hara minuscula
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Hara spinulus
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Pseudolaguvia assula
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Pseudolaguvia austrina
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Max. Length 2.9 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia ferruginea
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Max. Length 2.5 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia ferula
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No picture found

Max. Length 2.5 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia flavida
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No picture found

Max. Length 3 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia foveolata
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No picture found

Max. Length 2.7 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia fucosa
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No picture found

Max. Length 2.7 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia inornata
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Max. Length 3.1 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia jiyaensis
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No picture found

Max. Length 4 cm TL

 
Pseudolaguvia kapuri
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Pseudolaguvia lapillicola
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No picture found

Max. Length 4.7 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia magna
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Max. Length 2.6 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia muricata
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Max. Length 3.3 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia nubila
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Asia
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Pseudolaguvia ribeiroi (Hora, 1921)

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Pseudolaguvia ribeiroi
[Painted catfish]



Asia
Max. Length 3.8 cm TL
Pseudolaguvia shawi (Hora, 1921)

Photo by Photo by Greco, F.M.
 
Pseudolaguvia shawi
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Max. Length 3.1 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia spicula
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Max. Length 3.2 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia tenebricosa
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No picture found

Max. Length 3 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia tuberculata
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Max. Length 2.9 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia virgulata
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Asia
Max. Length 2.7 cm SL
Pseudolaguvia viriosa Ng & Tamang, 2012

Photo by Photo by Tamang, L.
 
Pseudolaguvia viriosa
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Ayarnangra estuarius Asia 4.6 SL 2001
Caelatoglanis zonatus Asia 3.9 SL 2005
Conta conta Conta catfish Asia 7.8 TL 1822
Conta pectinata Asia 4.9 SL 2005
Erethistes nareshi Asia 2.5 SL 2015
Erethistes pusillus Asia 4.2 SL 1849
Erethistoides ascita Asia 4 TL 2005
Erethistoides cavatura Asia 3.3 SL 2005
Erethistoides infuscatus Asia 4.5 SL 2006
Erethistoides longispinis Asia 4.1 SL 2012
Erethistoides luteolus Asia 2.6 SL 2012
Erethistoides montana Asia 4.8 TL 1950
Erethistoides pipri Asia 3.0 SL 1950
Erethistoides senkhiensis Asia 4.3 SL 2008
Erethistoides sicula Asia 3.9 SL 2005
Erethistoides vesculus Asia 2.9 SL 2012
Hara filamentosa Asia 5 SL 1860
Hara hara Asia 13 TL 1822
Hara horai Asia 8 TL 1976
Hara jerdoni Asia 4 TL 1870
Hara koladynensis Asia 6.6 SL 2009
Hara longissima Asia 2007
Hara mesembrina Asia. 2007
Hara minuscula Asia. 2007
Hara spinulus Asia. 2007
Pseudolaguvia assula Asia 2013
Pseudolaguvia austrina Asia 2011
Pseudolaguvia ferruginea Asia 2.9 SL 2009
Pseudolaguvia ferula Asia 2.5 SL 2006
Pseudolaguvia flavida Asia 2.5 SL 2009
Pseudolaguvia foveolata Asia 3 SL 2005
Pseudolaguvia fucosa Asia 2.7 SL 2016
Pseudolaguvia inornata Asia 2.7 SL 2005
Pseudolaguvia jiyaensis Asia 3.1 SL 2014
Pseudolaguvia kapuri Asia 4 TL 1975
Pseudolaguvia lapillicola Asia 2013
Pseudolaguvia magna Asia 4.7 SL 2014
Pseudolaguvia muricata Asia 2.6 SL 2005
Pseudolaguvia nubila South East Asia 3.3 SL 2013
Pseudolaguvia ribeiroi Painted catfish Asia 10 TL 1921
Pseudolaguvia shawi Asia 3.8 TL 1921
Pseudolaguvia spicula Asia 3.1 SL 2010
Pseudolaguvia tenebricosa Asia 3.2 SL 2003
Pseudolaguvia tuberculata Asia 3 SL 1929
Pseudolaguvia virgulata Asia 2.9 SL 2010
Pseudolaguvia viriosa Asia 2.7 SL 2012



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