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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Loricariidae Armored catfishes
Subfamily: Loricariinae
Genus: Loricariichthys

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South America.
Max. Length 20 cm

 
Loricariichthys acutus
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Photo by Timm, C.D.

South America
Max. Length 46 cm
Loricariichthys anus (Valenciennes, 1835)

Photo by Timm, C.D.
 
Loricariichthys anus
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Photo by Sabaj Pérez, M.H.

South America

Loricariichthys brunneus (Hancock, 1828)

Photo by Sabaj Pérez, M.H.
 
Loricariichthys brunneus
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South America
Max. Length 13 cm

 
Loricariichthys cashibo
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Photo by MNHN

South America
Max. Length 39.6 cm TL
Loricariichthys castaneus (Castelnau, 1855)

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Loricariichthys castaneus
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South America
Max. Length 23 cm

 
Loricariichthys chanjoo
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Photo by Novaes, J.L.C.

South America
Max. Length 24.9 cm TL
Loricariichthys derbyi Fowler, 1915

Photo by Novaes, J.L.C.
 
Loricariichthys derbyi
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South America
Max. Length 11.5 cm SL

 
Loricariichthys edentatus
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South America
Max. Length 18 cm

 
Loricariichthys hauxwelli
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South America
Max. Length 22 cm SL

 
Loricariichthys labialis
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Photo by MNHN

South America

Loricariichthys maculatus (Bloch, 1794)

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Loricariichthys maculatus
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South America
Max. Length 43 cm SL

 
Loricariichthys melanocheilus
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South America
Max. Length 11 cm

 
Loricariichthys microdon
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South America
Max. Length 20 cm

 
Loricariichthys nudirostris
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Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 39 cm TL
Loricariichthys platymetopon Isbrücker & Nijssen, 1979

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Loricariichthys platymetopon
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Photo by Equipe de Ictiologia do Nupélia

South America
Max. Length 27.5 cm SL
Loricariichthys rostratus Reis & Pereira, 2000

Photo by Equipe de Ictiologia do Nupélia
 
Loricariichthys rostratus
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South America
Max. Length 19 cm SL

 
Loricariichthys stuebelii
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South America
Max. Length 22 cm TL

 
Loricariichthys ucayalensis
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Loricariichthys acutus South America. 20 1840
Loricariichthys anus South America 46 1835
Loricariichthys brunneus South America 1828
Loricariichthys cashibo South America 13 1942
Loricariichthys castaneus South America 39.6 TL 1855
Loricariichthys chanjoo South America 23 1940
Loricariichthys derbyi South America 24.9 TL 1915
Loricariichthys edentatus South America 11.5 SL 2000
Loricariichthys hauxwelli South America 18 1915
Loricariichthys labialis South America 22 SL 1895
Loricariichthys maculatus South America 1794
Loricariichthys melanocheilus South America 43 SL 2000
Loricariichthys microdon South America 11 1909
Loricariichthys nudirostris South America 20 1853
Loricariichthys platymetopon South America 39 TL 1979
Loricariichthys rostratus South America 27.5 SL 2000
Loricariichthys stuebelii South America 19 SL 1882
Loricariichthys ucayalensis South America 22 TL 1913



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