SELECT DISTINCT SPECIES.Genus AS ResultField1, SPECIES.Species AS ResultField2, SPECIES.Author AS ResultField3, SPECIES.FBname AS ResultField4, SPECIES.FamCode AS ResultField5, SPECIES.SpecCode AS ID_Field, SPECIES.Length AS ResultField6, SPECIES.LTypeMaxM AS ResultField7, SPECIES.LengthFemale AS ResultField20, SPECIES.LTypeMaxF AS ResultField21, synonyms.year, FAMILIES.CommonName, FAMILIES.Family FROM (SPECIES LEFT JOIN synonyms ON SPECIES.SpecCode = synonyms.SpecCode) INNER JOIN FAMILIES ON SPECIES.FamCode = FAMILIES.FamCode WHERE (FAMILIES.FamCode =SPECIES.FamCode) AND (synonyms.valid <> 0) And ((FAMILIES.FamCode)=592) ORDER BY species.genus, species.species Fish Identification
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Family: Erethistidae South Asian river catfishes



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Asia
Max. Length 4.6 cm SL

 
Ayarnangra estuarius
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

Asia
Max. Length 3.9 cm SL
Caelatoglanis zonatus Ng & Kottelat, 2005

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Caelatoglanis zonatus
[]

Photo by Rahman, A.K.A.

Asia
Max. Length 7.8 cm TL
Conta conta (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Rahman, A.K.A.
 
Conta conta
[Conta catfish]

Photo by Tamang, L.

Asia
Max. Length 4.9 cm SL
Conta pectinata Ng, 2005

Photo by Tamang, L.
 
Conta pectinata
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 2.5 cm SL

 
Erethistes nareshi
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

Asia
Max. Length 4.2 cm SL
Erethistes pusillus Müller & Troschel, 1849

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Erethistes pusillus
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 4 cm TL

 
Erethistoides ascita
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No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 3.3 cm SL

 
Erethistoides cavatura
[]

Photo by James, A.

Asia
Max. Length 4.5 cm SL
Erethistoides infuscatus Ng, 2006

Photo by James, A.
 
Erethistoides infuscatus
[]

Photo by Ng, H.H.

Asia
Max. Length 4.1 cm SL
Erethistoides longispinis Ng, Ferraris & Neely, 2012

Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Erethistoides longispinis
[]

Photo by Ng, H.H.

Asia
Max. Length 2.6 cm SL
Erethistoides luteolus Ng, Ferraris & Neely, 2012

Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Erethistoides luteolus
[]

Photo by Ng, H.H.

Asia
Max. Length 4.8 cm TL
Erethistoides montana Hora, 1950

Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Erethistoides montana
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 3.1 cm SL

 
Erethistoides pipri
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 4.3 cm SL

 
Erethistoides senkhiensis
[]

Photo by Ng, H.H.

Asia
Max. Length 3.9 cm SL
Erethistoides sicula Ng, 2005

Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Erethistoides sicula
[]

Photo by Ng, H.H.

Asia
Max. Length 2.9 cm SL
Erethistoides vesculus Ng, Ferraris & Neely, 2012

Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Erethistoides vesculus
[]

Photo by Vidthayanon, C.

Asia
Max. Length 5 cm SL
Hara filamentosa Blyth, 1860

Photo by Vidthayanon, C.
 
Hara filamentosa
[]

Photo by Mahalder, B.

Asia
Max. Length 13 cm TL
Hara hara (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Mahalder, B.
 
Hara hara
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 8 cm TL

 
Hara horai
[]

Photo by Rahman, A.K.A.

Asia
Max. Length 4 cm TL
Hara jerdoni Day, 1870

Photo by Rahman, A.K.A.
 
Hara jerdoni
[]
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Asia
Max. Length 6.6 cm SL

 
Hara koladynensis
[]

Photo by James, A.

Asia

Hara longissima Ng & Kottelat, 2007

Photo by James, A.
 
Hara longissima
[]
No picture found
Asia.

 
Hara mesembrina
[]
No picture found
Asia.

 
Hara minuscula
[]
No picture found
Asia.

 
Hara spinulus
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Pseudolaguvia assula
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Pseudolaguvia austrina
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 2.9 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia ferruginea
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 2.5 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia ferula
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 2.5 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia flavida
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 3 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia foveolata
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 2.7 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia fucosa
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 2.7 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia inornata
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 3.1 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia jiyaensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 4 cm TL

 
Pseudolaguvia kapuri
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Pseudolaguvia lapillicola
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 4.7 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia magna
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 2.6 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia muricata
[]
No picture found
South East Asia
Max. Length 3.3 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia nubila
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

Asia
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Pseudolaguvia ribeiroi (Hora, 1921)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Pseudolaguvia ribeiroi
[Painted catfish]

Photo by Greco, F.M.

Asia
Max. Length 3.8 cm TL
Pseudolaguvia shawi (Hora, 1921)

Photo by Greco, F.M.
 
Pseudolaguvia shawi
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 3.1 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia spicula
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 3.2 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia tenebricosa
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 3 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia tuberculata
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 2.9 cm SL

 
Pseudolaguvia virgulata
[]

Photo by Tamang, L.

Asia
Max. Length 2.7 cm SL
Pseudolaguvia viriosa Ng & Tamang, 2012

Photo by Tamang, L.
 
Pseudolaguvia viriosa
[]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Ayarnangra estuarius Asia 4.6 SL 2001
Caelatoglanis zonatus Asia 3.9 SL 2005
Conta conta Conta catfish Asia 7.8 TL 1822
Conta pectinata Asia 4.9 SL 2005
Erethistes nareshi Asia 2.5 SL 2015
Erethistes pusillus Asia 4.2 SL 1849
Erethistoides ascita Asia 4 TL 2005
Erethistoides cavatura Asia 3.3 SL 2005
Erethistoides infuscatus Asia 4.5 SL 2006
Erethistoides longispinis Asia 4.1 SL 2012
Erethistoides luteolus Asia 2.6 SL 2012
Erethistoides montana Asia 4.8 TL 1950
Erethistoides pipri Asia 3.1 SL 1950
Erethistoides senkhiensis Asia 4.3 SL 2008
Erethistoides sicula Asia 3.9 SL 2005
Erethistoides vesculus Asia 2.9 SL 2012
Hara filamentosa Asia 5 SL 1860
Hara hara Asia 13 TL 1822
Hara horai Asia 8 TL 1976
Hara jerdoni Asia 4 TL 1870
Hara koladynensis Asia 6.6 SL 2009
Hara longissima Asia 2007
Hara mesembrina Asia. 2007
Hara minuscula Asia. 2007
Hara spinulus Asia. 2007
Pseudolaguvia assula Asia 2013
Pseudolaguvia austrina Asia 2011
Pseudolaguvia ferruginea Asia 2.9 SL 2009
Pseudolaguvia ferula Asia 2.5 SL 2006
Pseudolaguvia flavida Asia 2.5 SL 2009
Pseudolaguvia foveolata Asia 3 SL 2005
Pseudolaguvia fucosa Asia 2.7 SL 2016
Pseudolaguvia inornata Asia 2.7 SL 2005
Pseudolaguvia jiyaensis Asia 3.1 SL 2014
Pseudolaguvia kapuri Asia 4 TL 1975
Pseudolaguvia lapillicola Asia 2013
Pseudolaguvia magna Asia 4.7 SL 2014
Pseudolaguvia muricata Asia 2.6 SL 2005
Pseudolaguvia nubila South East Asia 3.3 SL 2013
Pseudolaguvia ribeiroi Painted catfish Asia 10 TL 1921
Pseudolaguvia shawi Asia 3.8 TL 1921
Pseudolaguvia spicula Asia 3.1 SL 2010
Pseudolaguvia tenebricosa Asia 3.2 SL 2003
Pseudolaguvia tuberculata Asia 3 SL 1929
Pseudolaguvia virgulata Asia 2.9 SL 2010
Pseudolaguvia viriosa Asia 2.7 SL 2012



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