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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Heptapteridae Three-barbeled catfishes

Genus: Rhamdella

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South America
Max. Length 18.8 cm SL
Rhamdella aymarae Miquelarena & Menni, 1999

Photo by Photo by van de Ven, M.
 
Rhamdella aymarae
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Max. Length 15.8 cm SL

 
Rhamdella cainguae
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No picture found

Max. Length 20.9 cm SL

 
Rhamdella eriarcha
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No picture found

Max. Length 8.9 cm TL

 
Rhamdella exsudans
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Max. Length 8.9 cm TL

 
Rhamdella jenynsii
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South America
Max. Length 22 cm TL
Rhamdella longiuscula Lucena & da Silva, 1991

Photo by Photo by Teixeira de Mello, F.
 
Rhamdella longiuscula
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Max. Length 3.7 cm SL

 
Rhamdella montana
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Max. Length 18.4 cm

 
Rhamdella rusbyi
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Max. Length 13.6 cm SL

 
Rhamdella zelimai
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9 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Rhamdella aymarae South America 18.8 SL 1999
Rhamdella cainguae South America 15.8 SL 2008
Rhamdella eriarcha South America 20.9 SL 1888
Rhamdella exsudans South America 8.9 TL 1842
Rhamdella jenynsii South America 8.9 TL 1864
Rhamdella longiuscula South America 22 TL 1991
Rhamdella montana South America 3.7 SL 1913
Rhamdella rusbyi South America 18.4 1924
Rhamdella zelimai South America 13.6 SL 2014



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