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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Doradidae Thorny catfishes

Genus: Agamyxis

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by Royal, C.

South America
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Agamyxis albomaculatus (Peters, 1877)

Photo by Royal, C.
 
Agamyxis albomaculatus
[Spiny cat-fish]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

South America
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Agamyxis pectinifrons (Cope, 1870)

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Agamyxis pectinifrons
[Whitebarred catfish]
2 Species of Family Doradidae with Genus Agamyxis
(Thorny catfishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1877 Agamyxis albomaculatus Spiny cat-fish South America 15 SL
1870 Agamyxis pectinifrons Whitebarred catfish South America 15 SL



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