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Family: Bagridae Bagrid catfishes



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Asia
Max. Length 40 cm TL
Bagrichthys hypselopterus (Bleeker, 1852)

Photo by Photo by Roberts, T.R.
 
Bagrichthys hypselopterus
[Blacklancer catfish]



Asia
Max. Length 25 cm SL
Bagrichthys macracanthus (Bleeker, 1854)

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Bagrichthys macracanthus
[Black lancer catfish]



Asia
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Bagrichthys macropterus (Bleeker, 1854)

Photo by Photo by Roberts, T.R.
 
Bagrichthys macropterus
[False black lancer]



Asia

Bagrichthys majusculus Ng, 2002

Photo by Photo by Taylor, A.
 
Bagrichthys majusculus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 18.5 cm SL
Bagrichthys micranodus Roberts, 1989

Photo by Photo by Roberts, T.R.
 
Bagrichthys micranodus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 24.9 cm SL
Bagrichthys obscurus Ng, 1999

Photo by Photo by Panitvong, N.
 
Bagrichthys obscurus
[]
No picture found


 
Bagrichthys vaillantii
[]
No picture found


 
Bagroides hirsutus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 34 cm TL
Bagroides melapterus Bleeker, 1851

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Bagroides melapterus
[]



Africa
Max. Length 112 cm FL
Bagrus bajad (Forsskål, 1775)

Photo by Photo by Musschoot, T.
 
Bagrus bajad
[Bayad]



Africa
Max. Length 21 cm SL
Bagrus caeruleus Roberts & Stewart, 1976

Photo by Photo by Hanssens, M.
 
Bagrus caeruleus
[]



Africa
Max. Length 55 cm TL
Bagrus degeni Boulenger, 1906

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Bagrus degeni
[]



Africa
Max. Length 127 cm TL
Bagrus docmak (Forsskål, 1775)

Photo by Photo by de Vos, L.
 
Bagrus docmak
[Semutundu]



Africa
Max. Length 69 cm TL
Bagrus filamentosus Pellegrin, 1924

Photo by Photo by Musschoot, T.
 
Bagrus filamentosus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 24.3 cm SL

 
Bagrus lubosicus
[]



Africa
Max. Length 150 cm SL
Bagrus meridionalis Günther, 1894

Photo by Photo by Musschoot, T.
 
Bagrus meridionalis
[Kampoyo]



Africa
Max. Length 44.7 cm TL
Bagrus orientalis Boulenger, 1902

Photo by Photo by Musschoot, T.
 
Bagrus orientalis
[]
No picture found


 
Bagrus tucumanus
[]



Africa
Max. Length 31.5 cm TL
Bagrus ubangensis Boulenger, 1902

Photo by Photo by Musschoot, T.
 
Bagrus ubangensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 72 cm TL

 
Bagrus urostigma
[Somalia catfish]



Asia
Max. Length 7.4 cm SL
Batasio affinis Blyth, 1860

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Batasio affinis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Batasio batasio (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Photo by Bakalial, B.
 
Batasio batasio
[]
No picture found


 
Batasio convexirostrum
[]



Asia
Max. Length 8.7 cm SL
Batasio dayi (Vinciguerra, 1890)

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Batasio dayi
[]



Asia
Max. Length 7.6 cm SL
Batasio elongatus Ng, 2004

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Batasio elongatus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 7.1 cm SL
Batasio fasciolatus Ng, 2006

Photo by Photo by Greco, F.M.
 
Batasio fasciolatus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 6.0 cm SL
Batasio feruminatus Ng & Kottelat, 2008

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Batasio feruminatus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 10.6 cm TL
Batasio flavus Plamoottil, 2015

Photo by Photo by Plamoottil, M.
 
Batasio flavus
[Yellow Batasio]



Asia
Max. Length 12.8 cm TL
Batasio fluviatilis (Day, 1888)

Photo by Photo by Ratmuangkhwang, S.
 
Batasio fluviatilis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 8.9 cm SL
Batasio macronotus Ng & Edds, 2004

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Batasio macronotus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 6.6 cm SL
Batasio merianiensis (Chaudhuri, 1913)

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Batasio merianiensis
[]
No picture found


 
Batasio pakistanicus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 11.4 cm SL
Batasio procerus Ng, 2008

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Batasio procerus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 10.7 cm SL
Batasio sharavatiensis Bhatt & Jayaram, 2004

Photo by Photo by Sreekantha
 
Batasio sharavatiensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 4.2 cm SL
Batasio spilurus Ng, 2006

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Batasio spilurus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 9 cm TL
Batasio tengana (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Photo by Bakalial, B.
 
Batasio tengana
[]



Asia
Max. Length 6.2 cm SL
Batasio tigrinus Ng & Kottelat, 2001

Photo by Photo by Panitvong, N.
 
Batasio tigrinus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Batasio travancoria Hora & Law, 1941

Photo by Photo by A. Biju Kumar
 
Batasio travancoria
[]



Asia
Max. Length 5 cm SL
Chandramara chandramara (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Chandramara chandramara
[]



Asia
Max. Length 9.2 cm TL
Coreobagrus brevicorpus Mori, 1936

Photo by Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Coreobagrus brevicorpus
[Korean stumpy bullhead]



Asia
Max. Length 10.8 cm SL
Coreobagrus ichikawai Okada & Kubota, 1957

Photo by Photo by Watanabe, K.
 
Coreobagrus ichikawai
[Neko-gigi]
No picture found


 
Hemibagrus amemiyai
[]



Asia
Max. Length 24 cm SL
Hemibagrus baramensis (Regan, 1906)

Photo by Photo by Martin-Smith, K.
 
Hemibagrus baramensis
[]
No picture found


 
Hemibagrus bongan
[]
No picture found


 
Hemibagrus camthuyensis
[]
No picture found


 
Hemibagrus caveatus
[]
No picture found


 
Hemibagrus centralus
[]
No picture found


 
Hemibagrus chiemhoaensis
[]



Asia

Hemibagrus chrysops Ng & Dodson, 1999

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Hemibagrus chrysops
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 30.8 cm SL

 
Hemibagrus divaricatus
[]
No picture found


 
Hemibagrus dongbacensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 50 cm TL
Hemibagrus filamentus (Fang & Chaux, 1949)

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Hemibagrus filamentus
[]



Asia

Hemibagrus fortis (Popta, 1904)

Photo by Photo by Jean-Francois Helias / Fishing Adventures Thailand
 
Hemibagrus fortis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 15 cm SL

 
Hemibagrus furcatus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 40.5 cm SL

 
Hemibagrus gracilis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 73.1 cm SL
Hemibagrus guttatus (Lacepède, 1803)

Photo by Photo by Yang, L.
 
Hemibagrus guttatus
[]
No picture found


 
Hemibagrus hainanensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 35 cm SL

 
Hemibagrus hoevenii
[]
No picture found


 
Hemibagrus hongus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 18.7 cm SL

 
Hemibagrus imbrifer
[]
No picture found


 
Hemibagrus johorensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 22.3 cm SL

 
Hemibagrus lacustrinus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 54.2 cm TL
Hemibagrus macropterus Bleeker, 1870

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Hemibagrus macropterus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 165 cm TL

 
Hemibagrus maydelli
[]



Asia
Max. Length 45 cm TL
Hemibagrus menoda (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Photo by Hossain, M.A.R.
 
Hemibagrus menoda
[Menoda catfish]



Asia
Max. Length 150 cm NG
Hemibagrus microphthalmus (Day, 1877)

Photo by Photo by Jean-Francois Helias / Fishing Adventures Thailand
 
Hemibagrus microphthalmus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 65 cm SL
Hemibagrus nemurus (Valenciennes, 1840)

Photo by Photo by Baird, I.G.
 
Hemibagrus nemurus
[Asian redtail catfish]



Asia
Max. Length 20.2 cm SL
Hemibagrus olyroides (Roberts, 1989)

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Hemibagrus olyroides
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 29.1 cm SL

 
Hemibagrus peguensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 33.5 cm TL
Hemibagrus planiceps (Valenciennes, 1840)

Photo by Photo by MNHN
 
Hemibagrus planiceps
[]



Asia
Max. Length 21.6 cm SL
Hemibagrus pluriradiatus (Vaillant, 1892)

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Hemibagrus pluriradiatus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 45 cm TL
Hemibagrus punctatus (Jerdon, 1849)

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Hemibagrus punctatus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 20 cm SL

 
Hemibagrus sabanus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 19.9 cm SL

 
Hemibagrus semotus
[]
No picture found


 
Hemibagrus songdaensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 30.9 cm SL
Hemibagrus spilopterus Ng & Rainboth, 1999

Photo by Photo by Tran, D.D.
 
Hemibagrus spilopterus
[]
No picture found


 
Hemibagrus taybacensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 80 cm NG
Hemibagrus variegatus Ng & Ferraris, 2000

Photo by Photo by Vidthayanon, C.
 
Hemibagrus variegatus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 35.7 cm SL
Hemibagrus velox Tan & Ng, 2000

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Hemibagrus velox
[]



Asia

Hemibagrus vietnamicus Mai, 1978

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Hemibagrus vietnamicus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 71 cm SL
Hemibagrus wyckii (Bleeker, 1858)

Photo by Photo by Jean-Francois Helias / Fishing Adventures Thailand
 
Hemibagrus wyckii
[]



Asia
Max. Length 130 cm TL
Hemibagrus wyckioides (Fang & Chaux, 1949)

Photo by Photo by Warren, T.
 
Hemibagrus wyckioides
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 13.9 cm SL

 
Hemileiocassis panjang
[]



Asia
Max. Length 4.4 cm SL
Hyalobagrus flavus Ng & Kottelat, 1998

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Hyalobagrus flavus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 3.7 cm SL
Hyalobagrus leiacanthus Ng & Kottelat, 1998

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Hyalobagrus leiacanthus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 3 cm SL
Hyalobagrus ornatus (Duncker, 1904)

Photo by Photo by R A Hill ARPS
 
Hyalobagrus ornatus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 12.2 cm SL

 
Leiocassis aculeatus
[]
No picture found


 
Leiocassis brevirostris
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 17.9 cm SL

 
Leiocassis collinus
[]
No picture found


 
Leiocassis crassirostris
[]
No picture found


 
Leiocassis doriae
[]



Asia
Max. Length 15.8 cm SL
Leiocassis hosii Regan, 1906

Photo by Photo by James, A.
 
Leiocassis hosii
[]
No picture found


 
Leiocassis longibarbus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 18.3 cm SL
Leiocassis micropogon (Bleeker, 1852)

Photo by Photo by James, A.
 
Leiocassis micropogon
[]



Asia
Max. Length 17 cm SL
Leiocassis poecilopterus (Valenciennes, 1840)

Photo by Photo by Ahmad, A.
 
Leiocassis poecilopterus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 15 cm TL

 
Leiocassis saravacensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 9.0 cm SL

 
Leiocassis tenebricus
[]
No picture found


 
Leiocassis yeni
[]
No picture found


 
Mystus abbreviatus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 10.8 cm SL

 
Mystus alasensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 35 cm SL
Mystus albolineatus Roberts, 1994

Photo by Photo by Baird, I.G.
 
Mystus albolineatus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 7.9 cm SL

 
Mystus ankutta
[]



Asia
Max. Length 14.5 cm SL
Mystus armatus (Day, 1865)

Photo by Photo by Plamoottil, M.
 
Mystus armatus
[Kerala mystus]
No picture found

Max. Length 15.6 cm SL

 
Mystus armiger
[]



Asia
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Mystus atrifasciatus Fowler, 1937

Photo by Photo by James, A.
 
Mystus atrifasciatus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 6.7 cm SL
Mystus bimaculatus (Volz, 1904)

Photo by Photo by Ahmad, A.
 
Mystus bimaculatus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 17.7 cm TL
Mystus bleekeri (Day, 1877)

Photo by Photo by Sreekantha
 
Mystus bleekeri
[Day's mystus]



Asia
Max. Length 24 cm SL
Mystus bocourti (Bleeker, 1864)

Photo by Photo by Jean-Francois Helias / Fishing Adventures Thailand
 
Mystus bocourti
[]



Asia
Max. Length 10.1 cm SL
Mystus canarensis Grant, 1999

Photo by Photo by Plamoottil, M.
 
Mystus canarensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 5 cm SL
Mystus carcio (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Photo by James, A.
 
Mystus carcio
[]



Asia
Max. Length 14.4 cm SL
Mystus castaneus Ng, 2002

Photo by Photo by James, A.
 
Mystus castaneus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 7.3 cm SL
Mystus catapogon Plamoottil, 2016

Photo by Photo by Plamoottil, M.
 
Mystus catapogon
[]



Asia
Max. Length 40 cm SL
Mystus cavasius (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Photo by Khan, M.M.
 
Mystus cavasius
[Gangetic mystus]
No picture found


 
Mystus chinensis
[]



Asia

Mystus cineraceus Ng & Kottelat, 2009

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Mystus cineraceus
[]



Asia

Mystus dibrugarensis (Chaudhuri, 1913)

Photo by Photo by Bakalial, B.
 
Mystus dibrugarensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 19.0 cm SL
Mystus falcarius Chakrabarty & Ng, 2005

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Mystus falcarius
[]



Asia
Max. Length 46 cm TL
Mystus gulio (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Photo by Hasan, M.E.
 
Mystus gulio
[Long whiskers catfish]



Asia
Max. Length 13.7 cm SL
Mystus heoki Plamoottil & Abraham, 2013

Photo by Photo by Plamoottil, M.
 
Mystus heoki
[Elongated Kerala Mystus]
No picture found

Max. Length 16.5 cm SL

 
Mystus horai
[Indus catfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 12.0 cm SL

 
Mystus impluviatus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 10.7 cm SL
Mystus indicus Plamoottil & Abraham, 2013

Photo by Photo by Plamoottil, M.
 
Mystus indicus
[Central Travancore catfish]



Asia
Max. Length 18 cm TL
Mystus keletius (Valenciennes, 1840)

Photo by Photo by Jayasinghe, A.
 
Mystus keletius
[]



Asia
Max. Length 5.9 cm SL
Mystus keralai Plamoottil & Abraham, 2014

Photo by Photo by Plamoottil, M.
 
Mystus keralai
[Long whiskered Kerala catfish]



Asia
Max. Length 25 cm NG
Mystus leucophasis (Blyth, 1860)

Photo by Photo by James, A.
 
Mystus leucophasis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Mystus malabaricus (Jerdon, 1849)

Photo by Photo by Sreekantha
 
Mystus malabaricus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 12.1 cm SL
Mystus menoni Plamoottil & Abraham, 2013

Photo by Photo by Plamoottil, M.
 
Mystus menoni
[Idukki Mystus]



Asia
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Mystus montanus (Jerdon, 1849)

Photo by Photo by Plamoottil, M.
 
Mystus montanus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 12.8 cm SL
Mystus multiradiatus Roberts, 1992

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Mystus multiradiatus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 13 cm SL
Mystus mysticetus Roberts, 1992

Photo by Photo by James, A.
 
Mystus mysticetus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 10.6 cm SL

 
Mystus nanus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 10.9 cm SL

 
Mystus ngasep
[]



Asia
Max. Length 19.8 cm SL
Mystus nigriceps (Valenciennes, 1840)

Photo by Photo by Muchlisin, Z.A.
 
Mystus nigriceps
[Twospot catfish]



Asia
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Mystus oculatus (Valenciennes, 1840)

Photo by Photo by Raghavan, P.R.
 
Mystus oculatus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 17.8 cm SL
Mystus pelusius (Solander, 1794)

Photo by Photo by Afzali, A.
 
Mystus pelusius
[Tigris mystus]



Asia
Max. Length 8 cm NG
Mystus pulcher (Chaudhuri, 1911)

Photo by Photo by Udomrittiruj, K.
 
Mystus pulcher
[]
No picture found


 
Mystus punctifer
[]



Asia
Max. Length 12 cm SL
Mystus rhegma Fowler, 1935

Photo by Photo by James, A.
 
Mystus rhegma
[]



Asia
Max. Length 14.6 cm SL
Mystus rufescens (Vinciguerra, 1890)

Photo by Photo by Win, T.
 
Mystus rufescens
[]



Asia
Max. Length 15.7 cm SL
Mystus seengtee (Sykes, 1839)

Photo by Photo by Plamoottil, M.
 
Mystus seengtee
[]



Asia
Max. Length 30 cm SL
Mystus singaringan (Bleeker, 1846)

Photo by Photo by Jean-Francois Helias / Fishing Adventures Thailand
 
Mystus singaringan
[]



Asia
Max. Length 18 cm TL
Mystus tengara (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Photo by Rahman, A.K.A.
 
Mystus tengara
[Tengara catfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 14.5 cm SL

 
Mystus velifer
[]



Asia
Max. Length 21 cm SL
Mystus vittatus (Bloch, 1794)

Photo by Photo by Jayasinghe, A.
 
Mystus vittatus
[Striped dwarf catfish]



Asia
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Mystus wolffii (Bleeker, 1851)

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Mystus wolffii
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 10.7 cm SL

 
Mystus zeylanicus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 3.2 cm SL
Nanobagrus armatus (Vaillant, 1902)

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Nanobagrus armatus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 5.1 cm TL
Nanobagrus fuscus (Popta, 1904)

Photo by Photo by Ahmad, A.
 
Nanobagrus fuscus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 2.9 cm SL
Nanobagrus immaculatus Ng, 2008

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Nanobagrus immaculatus
[]



Asia

Nanobagrus lemniscatus Ng, 2010

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Nanobagrus lemniscatus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 3.5 cm SL
Nanobagrus nebulosus Ng & Tan, 1999

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Nanobagrus nebulosus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 3.4 cm SL
Nanobagrus stellatus Tan & Ng, 2000

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Nanobagrus stellatus
[]



Asia

Nanobagrus torquatus Thomson, López, Hadiaty & Page, 2008

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Nanobagrus torquatus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 25 cm TL

 
Pelteobagrus eupogon
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 13.5 cm SL

 
Pelteobagrus intermedius
[]
No picture found


 
Pelteobagrus tonkinensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 100 cm TL
Pelteobagrus ussuriensis (Dybowski, 1872)

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Pelteobagrus ussuriensis
[Ussuri catfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 16.7 cm SL

 
Pseudobagrus albomarginatus
[]
No picture found


 
Pseudobagrus analis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 16.5 cm SL

 
Pseudobagrus aurantiacus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 20.7 cm SL

 
Pseudobagrus brachyrhabdion
[]



Asia
Max. Length 10 cm SL
Pseudobagrus brevianalis Regan, 1908

Photo by Photo by Liao, T.-Y.
 
Pseudobagrus brevianalis
[]
No picture found


 
Pseudobagrus brevicaudatus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 23.5 cm TL
Pseudobagrus crassilabris (Günther, 1864)

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Pseudobagrus crassilabris
[]
No picture found


 
Pseudobagrus eupogoides
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 13.4 cm SL

 
Pseudobagrus fui
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 17.3 cm SL

 
Pseudobagrus gracilis
[]
No picture found


 
Pseudobagrus hwanghoensis
[]
No picture found


 
Pseudobagrus kaifenensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 14.9 cm TL
Pseudobagrus koreanus Uchida, 1990

Photo by Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Pseudobagrus koreanus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 7.3 cm SL
Pseudobagrus kyphus Mai, 1978

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Pseudobagrus kyphus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 20 cm TL

 
Pseudobagrus medianalis
[]
No picture found


 
Pseudobagrus microps
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 5.1 cm SL

 
Pseudobagrus nubilosus
[]
No picture found


 
Pseudobagrus omeihensis
[]
No picture found


 
Pseudobagrus ondon
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 23.7 cm SL

 
Pseudobagrus pratti
[]
No picture found


 
Pseudobagrus rendahli
[]
No picture found


 
Pseudobagrus sinyanensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 23.6 cm SL

 
Pseudobagrus taeniatus
[]
No picture found


 
Pseudobagrus taiwanensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 35 cm TL

 
Pseudobagrus tenuifurcatus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 22.7 cm SL

 
Pseudobagrus tenuis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 11.3 cm SL

 
Pseudobagrus tokiensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 7.6 cm SL
Pseudobagrus trilineatus (Zheng, 1979)

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Pseudobagrus trilineatus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 15.7 cm SL

 
Pseudobagrus truncatus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 42.3 cm TL
Pseudobagrus vachellii (Richardson, 1846)

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Pseudobagrus vachellii
[]
No picture found


 
Pseudobagrus wangi
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 4.2 cm SL

 
Pseudomystus bomboides
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 9 cm TL

 
Pseudomystus breviceps
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 8.3 cm SL

 
Pseudomystus carnosus
[]



Asia

Pseudomystus flavipinnis Ng & Rachmatika, 1999

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Pseudomystus flavipinnis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 7.4 cm SL

 
Pseudomystus fumosus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 5 cm SL
Pseudomystus funebris Ng, 2010

Photo by Photo by Greco, F.M.
 
Pseudomystus funebris
[]



Asia
Max. Length 6.4 cm SL
Pseudomystus heokhuii Lim & Ng, 2008

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Pseudomystus heokhuii
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 14.5 cm TL

 
Pseudomystus inornatus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 6.2 cm SL
Pseudomystus leiacanthus (Weber & de Beaufort, 1912)

Photo by Photo by Ahmad, A.
 
Pseudomystus leiacanthus
[Dwarf bumblebee catfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 10 cm SL

 
Pseudomystus mahakamensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 9 cm TL

 
Pseudomystus moeschii
[]



Asia
Max. Length 8.7 cm TL
Pseudomystus myersi (Roberts, 1989)

Photo by Photo by Roberts, T.R.
 
Pseudomystus myersi
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 25 cm SL

 
Pseudomystus robustus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 12 cm TL

 
Pseudomystus rugosus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Pseudomystus siamensis (Regan, 1913)

Photo by Photo by Jean-Francois Helias / Fishing Adventures Thailand
 
Pseudomystus siamensis
[Asian bumblebee catfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 6.2 cm SL

 
Pseudomystus sobrinus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 13.3 cm SL
Pseudomystus stenogrammus Ng & Siebert, 2005

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Pseudomystus stenogrammus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Pseudomystus stenomus (Valenciennes, 1840)

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Pseudomystus stenomus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 10.7 cm SL
Pseudomystus vaillanti (Regan, 1913)

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Pseudomystus vaillanti
[]
No picture found


 
Rama rama
[]



Asia
Max. Length 19.5 cm TL
Rita chrysea Day, 1877

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Rita chrysea
[]



Asia
Max. Length 26 cm TL
Rita gogra (Sykes, 1839)

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Rita gogra
[]



Asia
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Rita kuturnee (Sykes, 1839)

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Rita kuturnee
[]



Asia
Max. Length 27.1 cm SL
Rita macracanthus Ng, 2004

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Rita macracanthus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 150 cm TL
Rita rita (Hamilton, 1822)

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Rita rita
[Rita]



Asia
Max. Length 200 cm TL
Rita sacerdotum Anderson, 1879

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Rita sacerdotum
[Salween rita]



Asia
Max. Length 180 cm NG
Sperata acicularis Ferraris & Runge, 1999

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Sperata acicularis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 180 cm TL
Sperata aor (Hamilton, 1822)

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Sperata aor
[Long-whiskered catfish]
No picture found


 
Sperata aorella
[]



Asia
Max. Length 150 cm TL
Sperata seenghala (Sykes, 1839)

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Sperata seenghala
[Giant river-catfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 4.8 cm SL

 
Sundolyra latebrosa
[]



Asia
Max. Length 22.3 cm TL
Tachysurus adiposalis (Oshima, 1919)

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Tachysurus adiposalis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 5 cm SL

 
Tachysurus argentivittatus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 22 cm TL

 
Tachysurus brashnikowi
[Brazhnikov's catfish]



Asia
Max. Length 66 cm SL
Tachysurus dumerili (Bleeker, 1864)

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Tachysurus dumerili
[Chinese longsnout catfish]



Asia
Max. Length 34.5 cm TL
Tachysurus fulvidraco (Richardson, 1846)

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Tachysurus fulvidraco
[Yellow catfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 45 cm TL

 
Tachysurus herzensteini
[Herzenstein's catfish]



Asia

Tachysurus hoi (Pellegrin & Fang, 1940)

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Tachysurus hoi
[]
No picture found


 
Tachysurus longispinalis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 23.5 cm TL
Tachysurus nitidus (Sauvage & Dabry de Thiersant, 1874)

Photo by Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Tachysurus nitidus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 15 cm TL

 
Tachysurus nudiceps
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 36.1 cm SL

 
Tachysurus sinensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 6.9 cm SL
Tachysurus spilotus Ng, 2009

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Tachysurus spilotus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 13.3 cm SL
Tachysurus virgatus (Oshima, 1926)

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Tachysurus virgatus
[]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Bagrichthys hypselopterus Blacklancer catfish Asia 40 TL 1852
Bagrichthys macracanthus Black lancer catfish Asia 25 SL 1854
Bagrichthys macropterus False black lancer Asia 30 TL 1854
Bagrichthys majusculus Asia 2002
Bagrichthys micranodus Asia 18.5 SL 1989
Bagrichthys obscurus Asia 24.9 SL 1999
Bagrichthys vaillantii Asia 1906
Bagroides hirsutus Asia 1934
Bagroides melapterus Asia 34 TL 1851
Bagrus bajad Bayad Africa 112 FL 1775
Bagrus caeruleus Africa 21 SL 1976
Bagrus degeni Africa 55 TL 1906
Bagrus docmak Semutundu Africa 127 TL 1775
Bagrus filamentosus Africa 69 TL 1924
Bagrus lubosicus Africa 24.3 SL 1924
Bagrus meridionalis Kampoyo Africa 150 SL 1894
Bagrus orientalis Africa 44.7 TL 1902
Bagrus tucumanus South America 1861
Bagrus ubangensis Africa 31.5 TL 1902
Bagrus urostigma Somalia catfish Africa 72 TL 1895
Batasio affinis Asia 7.4 SL 1860
Batasio batasio Asia 10 TL 1822
Batasio convexirostrum Asia 2011
Batasio dayi Asia 8.7 SL 1890
Batasio elongatus Asia 7.6 SL 2004
Batasio fasciolatus Asia 7.1 SL 2006
Batasio feruminatus Asia 6.0 SL 2008
Batasio flavus Yellow Batasio Asia 10.6 TL 2015
Batasio fluviatilis Asia 12.8 TL 1888
Batasio macronotus Asia 8.9 SL 2004
Batasio merianiensis Asia 6.6 SL 1913
Batasio pakistanicus Asia 1989
Batasio procerus Asia 11.4 SL 2008
Batasio sharavatiensis Asia 10.7 SL 2004
Batasio spilurus Asia 4.2 SL 2006
Batasio tengana Asia 9 TL 1822
Batasio tigrinus Asia 6.2 SL 2001
Batasio travancoria Asia 10 TL 1941
Chandramara chandramara Asia 5 SL 1822
Coreobagrus brevicorpus Korean stumpy bullhead Asia 9.2 TL 1936
Coreobagrus ichikawai Neko-gigi Asia 10.8 SL 1957
Hemibagrus amemiyai Asia 1934
Hemibagrus baramensis Asia 24 SL 1906
Hemibagrus bongan Asia. 1904
Hemibagrus camthuyensis Asia 2005
Hemibagrus caveatus Asia 2001
Hemibagrus centralus Asia 1978
Hemibagrus chiemhoaensis Asia 2005
Hemibagrus chrysops Asia 1999
Hemibagrus divaricatus Asia 30.8 SL 2013
Hemibagrus dongbacensis Asia 2005
Hemibagrus filamentus Asia 50 TL 1949
Hemibagrus fortis Asia 1904
Hemibagrus furcatus Asia 15 SL 2000
Hemibagrus gracilis Asia 40.5 SL 1995
Hemibagrus guttatus Asia 73.1 SL 1803
Hemibagrus hainanensis Asia 1935
Hemibagrus hoevenii Asia 35 SL 1846
Hemibagrus hongus Asia 1978
Hemibagrus imbrifer Asia 18.7 SL 2000
Hemibagrus johorensis Asia 1940
Hemibagrus lacustrinus Asia 22.3 SL 2013
Hemibagrus macropterus Asia 54.2 TL 1870
Hemibagrus maydelli Asia 165 TL 1964
Hemibagrus menoda Menoda catfish Asia 45 TL 1822
Hemibagrus microphthalmus Asia 150 NG 1877
Hemibagrus nemurus Asian redtail catfish Asia 65 SL 1840
Hemibagrus olyroides Asia 20.2 SL 1989
Hemibagrus peguensis Asia 29.1 SL 1894
Hemibagrus planiceps Asia 33.5 TL 1840
Hemibagrus pluriradiatus Asia 21.6 SL 1892
Hemibagrus punctatus Asia 45 TL 1849
Hemibagrus sabanus Asia 20 SL 1959
Hemibagrus semotus Asia 19.9 SL 2013
Hemibagrus songdaensis Asia 2005
Hemibagrus spilopterus Asia 30.9 SL 1999
Hemibagrus taybacensis Asia 2005
Hemibagrus variegatus Asia 80 NG 2000
Hemibagrus velox Asia 35.7 SL 2000
Hemibagrus vietnamicus Asia 1978
Hemibagrus wyckii Asia 71 SL 1858
Hemibagrus wyckioides Asia 130 TL 1949
Hemileiocassis panjang Asia 13.9 SL 2000
Hyalobagrus flavus Asia 4.4 SL 1998
Hyalobagrus leiacanthus Asia 3.7 SL 1998
Hyalobagrus ornatus Asia 3 SL 1904
Leiocassis aculeatus Asia 12.2 SL 2005
Leiocassis brevirostris Asia 2005
Leiocassis collinus Asia 17.9 SL 2006
Leiocassis crassirostris Asia 1913
Leiocassis doriae Asia 1913
Leiocassis hosii Asia 15.8 SL 1906
Leiocassis longibarbus Asia 1990
Leiocassis micropogon Asia 18.3 SL 1852
Leiocassis poecilopterus Asia 17 SL 1840
Leiocassis saravacensis Asia 15 TL 1894
Leiocassis tenebricus Asia 9.0 SL 2006
Leiocassis yeni Asia 2005
Mystus abbreviatus Asia 1840
Mystus alasensis Asia 10.8 SL 2005
Mystus albolineatus Asia 35 SL 1994
Mystus ankutta Asia 7.9 SL 2008
Mystus armatus Kerala mystus Asia 14.5 SL 1865
Mystus armiger Asia 15.6 SL 2004
Mystus atrifasciatus Asia 15 SL 1937
Mystus bimaculatus Asia 6.7 SL 1904
Mystus bleekeri Day's mystus Asia 17.7 TL 1877
Mystus bocourti Asia 24 SL 1864
Mystus canarensis Asia 10.1 SL 1999
Mystus carcio Asia 5 SL 1822
Mystus castaneus Asia 14.4 SL 2002
Mystus catapogon Asia 7.3 SL 2016
Mystus cavasius Gangetic mystus Asia 40 SL 1822
Mystus chinensis Asia 1883
Mystus cineraceus Asia 2009
Mystus dibrugarensis Asia 1913
Mystus falcarius Asia 19.0 SL 2005
Mystus gulio Long whiskers catfish Asia 46 TL 1822
Mystus heoki Elongated Kerala Mystus Asia 13.7 SL 2013
Mystus horai Indus catfish Asia 16.5 SL 1954
Mystus impluviatus Asia 12.0 SL 2003
Mystus indicus Central Travancore catfish Asia 10.7 SL 2013
Mystus keletius Asia 18 TL 1840
Mystus keralai Long whiskered Kerala catfish Asia 5.9 SL 2014
Mystus leucophasis Asia 25 NG 1860
Mystus malabaricus Asia 15 TL 1849
Mystus menoni Idukki Mystus Asia 12.1 SL 2013
Mystus montanus Asia 15 TL 1849
Mystus multiradiatus Asia 12.8 SL 1992
Mystus mysticetus Asia 13 SL 1992
Mystus nanus Asia 10.6 SL 2016
Mystus ngasep Asia 10.9 SL 2011
Mystus nigriceps Twospot catfish Asia 19.8 SL 1840
Mystus oculatus Asia 15 TL 1840
Mystus pelusius Tigris mystus Asia 17.8 SL 1794
Mystus pulcher Asia 8 NG 1911
Mystus punctifer Asia 2001
Mystus rhegma Asia 12 SL 1935
Mystus rufescens Asia 14.6 SL 1890
Mystus seengtee Asia 15.7 SL 1839
Mystus singaringan Asia 30 SL 1846
Mystus tengara Tengara catfish Asia 18 TL 1822
Mystus velifer Asia 14.5 SL 2012
Mystus vittatus Striped dwarf catfish Asia 21 SL 1794
Mystus wolffii Asia 20 TL 1851
Mystus zeylanicus Asia 10.7 SL 2013
Nanobagrus armatus Asia 3.2 SL 1902
Nanobagrus fuscus Asia 5.1 TL 1904
Nanobagrus immaculatus Asia 2.9 SL 2008
Nanobagrus lemniscatus Asia 2010
Nanobagrus nebulosus Asia 3.5 SL 1999
Nanobagrus stellatus Asia 3.4 SL 2000
Nanobagrus torquatus Asia 2008
Pelteobagrus eupogon Asia 25 TL 1892
Pelteobagrus intermedius Asia 13.5 SL 1927
Pelteobagrus tonkinensis Asia 2005
Pelteobagrus ussuriensis Ussuri catfish Asia 100 TL 1872
Pseudobagrus albomarginatus Asia 16.7 SL 1928
Pseudobagrus analis Asia 1930
Pseudobagrus aurantiacus Asia 16.5 SL 1846
Pseudobagrus brachyrhabdion Asia 20.7 SL 2008
Pseudobagrus brevianalis Asia 10 SL 1908
Pseudobagrus brevicaudatus Asia 1930
Pseudobagrus crassilabris Asia 23.5 TL 1864
Pseudobagrus eupogoides Asia 1930
Pseudobagrus fui Asia 13.4 SL 1934
Pseudobagrus gracilis Asia 17.3 SL 2005
Pseudobagrus hwanghoensis Asia 1933
Pseudobagrus kaifenensis Asia 1934
Pseudobagrus koreanus Asia 14.9 TL 1990
Pseudobagrus kyphus Asia 7.3 SL 1978
Pseudobagrus medianalis Asia 20 TL 1904
Pseudobagrus microps Asia 1933
Pseudobagrus nubilosus Asia 5.1 SL 2007
Pseudobagrus omeihensis Asia 1941
Pseudobagrus ondon Asia 1930
Pseudobagrus pratti Asia 23.7 SL 1892
Pseudobagrus rendahli Asia 1940
Pseudobagrus sinyanensis Asia 1935
Pseudobagrus taeniatus Asia 23.6 SL 1873
Pseudobagrus taiwanensis Asia 1919
Pseudobagrus tenuifurcatus Asia 35 TL 1931
Pseudobagrus tenuis Asia 22.7 SL 1873
Pseudobagrus tokiensis Asia 11.3 SL 1887
Pseudobagrus trilineatus Asia 7.6 SL 1979
Pseudobagrus truncatus Asia 15.7 SL 1913
Pseudobagrus vachellii Asia 42.3 TL 1846
Pseudobagrus wangi Asia 1934
Pseudomystus bomboides Asia 4.2 SL 2000
Pseudomystus breviceps Asia 9 TL 1913
Pseudomystus carnosus Asia 8.3 SL 2005
Pseudomystus flavipinnis Asia 1999
Pseudomystus fumosus Asia 7.4 SL 2005
Pseudomystus funebris Asia 5 SL 2010
Pseudomystus heokhuii Asia 6.4 SL 2008
Pseudomystus inornatus Asia 14.5 TL 1894
Pseudomystus leiacanthus Dwarf bumblebee catfish Asia 6.2 SL 1912
Pseudomystus mahakamensis Asia 10 SL 1902
Pseudomystus moeschii Asia 9 TL 1890
Pseudomystus myersi Asia 8.7 TL 1989
Pseudomystus robustus Asia 25 SL 1959
Pseudomystus rugosus Asia 12 TL 1913
Pseudomystus siamensis Asian bumblebee catfish Asia 15 SL 1913
Pseudomystus sobrinus Asia 6.2 SL 2005
Pseudomystus stenogrammus Asia 13.3 SL 2005
Pseudomystus stenomus Asia 12 TL 1840
Pseudomystus vaillanti Asia 10.7 SL 1913
Rama rama Asia 1822
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
Sperata acicularis Asia 180 NG 1999
Sperata aor Long-whiskered catfish Asia 180 TL 1822
Sperata aorella Asia 1858
Sperata seenghala Giant river-catfish Asia 150 TL 1839
Sundolyra latebrosa Asia 4.8 SL 2015
Tachysurus adiposalis Asia 22.3 TL 1919
Tachysurus argentivittatus Asia 5 SL 1905
Tachysurus brashnikowi Brazhnikov's catfish Asia 22 TL 1907
Tachysurus dumerili Chinese longsnout catfish Asia 66 SL 1864
Tachysurus fulvidraco Yellow catfish Asia 34.5 TL 1846
Tachysurus herzensteini Herzenstein's catfish Asia 45 TL 1907
Tachysurus hoi Asia 1940
Tachysurus longispinalis Asia 2005
Tachysurus nitidus Asia 23.5 TL 1874
Tachysurus nudiceps Asia 15 TL 1883
Tachysurus sinensis Europe and Asia 36.1 SL 1803
Tachysurus spilotus Asia 6.9 SL 2009
Tachysurus virgatus Asia 13.3 SL 1926



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