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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Loricariidae Armored catfishes
Subfamily: Hypoptopomatinae
Genus: Acestridium

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South America
Max. Length 5.0 cm SL

 
Acestridium colombiense
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Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 6.3 cm SL
Acestridium dichromum Retzer, Nico & Provenzano, 1999

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Acestridium dichromum
[]

Photo by Sazima, I.

South America
Max. Length 6.7 cm SL
Acestridium discus Haseman, 1911

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Acestridium discus
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South America

 
Acestridium gymnogaster
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South America
Max. Length 6.7 cm SL

 
Acestridium martini
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South America

 
Acestridium scutatum
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Photo by Rodriguez, M.S./R.E. Reis

South America
Max. Length 5.6 cm SL
Acestridium triplax Rodríguez & Reis, 2007

Photo by Rodriguez, M.S./R.E. Reis
 
Acestridium triplax
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7 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Acestridium colombiense South America 5.0 SL 2005
Acestridium dichromum South America 6.3 SL 1999
Acestridium discus South America 6.7 SL 1911
Acestridium gymnogaster South America 2009
Acestridium martini South America 6.7 SL 1999
Acestridium scutatum South America 2009
Acestridium triplax South America 5.6 SL 2007



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