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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Bagridae Bagrid catfishes

Genus: Rita

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Rita chrysea Asia 19.5 TL 1877
Rita gogra Asia 26 TL 1839
Rita kuturnee Asia 30 TL 1839
Rita macracanthus Asia 27.1 SL 2004
Rita rita Rita Asia 150 TL 1822
Rita sacerdotum Salween rita Asia 200 TL 1879



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