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Family: Clariidae Airbreathing catfishes



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Max. Length 60 cm TL

 
Bathyclarias atribranchus
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Max. Length 105 cm TL

 
Bathyclarias euryodon
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Africa
Max. Length 79.2 cm TL
Bathyclarias filicibarbis Jackson, 1959

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Bathyclarias filicibarbis
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Africa
Max. Length 75 cm SL
Bathyclarias foveolatus (Jackson, 1955)

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Bathyclarias foveolatus
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Max. Length 76 cm TL

 
Bathyclarias longibarbis
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Africa
Max. Length 100 cm SL
Bathyclarias nyasensis (Worthington, 1933)

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Bathyclarias nyasensis
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Africa
Max. Length 68.1 cm TL
Bathyclarias rotundifrons Jackson, 1959

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Bathyclarias rotundifrons
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Africa
Max. Length 80 cm SL
Bathyclarias worthingtoni Jackson, 1959

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Bathyclarias worthingtoni
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Africa
Max. Length 41.3 cm SL
Channallabes alvarezi (Roman, 1971)

Photo by Photo by Adriaens, D.
 
Channallabes alvarezi
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Africa
Max. Length 41.6 cm TL
Channallabes apus (Günther, 1873)

Photo by Photo by Germeau, G./ Doumont, Y.
 
Channallabes apus
[Eel catfish]



Africa
Max. Length 22 cm SL
Channallabes longicaudatus (Pappenheim, 1911)

Photo by Photo by Adriaens, D.
 
Channallabes longicaudatus
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Africa
Max. Length 24.4 cm SL
Channallabes ogooensis Devaere, Adriaens & Verraes, 2007

Photo by Photo by RMCA / Mark Hanssens
 
Channallabes ogooensis
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Africa
Max. Length 22.1 cm SL
Channallabes sanghaensis Devaere, Adriaens & Verraes, 2007

Photo by Photo by Adriaens, D.
 
Channallabes sanghaensis
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Africa
Max. Length 14.5 cm SL
Channallabes teugelsi Devaere, Adriaens & Verraes, 2007

Photo by Photo by Adriaens, D.
 
Channallabes teugelsi
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Max. Length 11.6 cm TL

 
Clariallabes attemsi
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Max. Length 29 cm TL

 
Clariallabes brevibarbis
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Africa
Max. Length 20.5 cm TL
Clariallabes centralis (Poll & Lambert, 1958)

Photo by Photo by RMCA / Mark Hanssens
 
Clariallabes centralis
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Africa
Max. Length 13.7 cm TL
Clariallabes heterocephalus Poll, 1967

Photo by Photo by RMCA / Mark Hanssens
 
Clariallabes heterocephalus
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Max. Length 20 cm TL

 
Clariallabes laticeps
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Max. Length 28 cm TL

 
Clariallabes longicauda
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Africa
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Clariallabes manyangae (Boulenger, 1919)

Photo by Photo by RMCA / Mark Hanssens
 
Clariallabes manyangae
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Max. Length 26 cm TL

 
Clariallabes melas
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Africa
Max. Length 11.8 cm SL
Clariallabes mutsindoziensis Taverne & De Vos, 1998

Photo by Photo by RMCA / Mark Hanssens
 
Clariallabes mutsindoziensis
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Africa
Max. Length 8.5 cm SL
Clariallabes petricola Greenwood, 1956

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Clariallabes petricola
[Victoria snake catfish]
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Max. Length 13.6 cm TL

 
Clariallabes pietschmanni
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Africa
Max. Length 29.5 cm TL
Clariallabes platyprosopos Jubb, 1965

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Clariallabes platyprosopos
[Broadhead catfish]
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Max. Length 7.1 cm TL

 
Clariallabes simeonsi
[]



Africa
Max. Length 17 cm TL
Clariallabes teugelsi Ferraris, 2007

Photo by Photo by RMCA / Mark Hanssens
 
Clariallabes teugelsi
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Max. Length 9.8 cm TL

 
Clariallabes uelensis
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Africa
Max. Length 15.8 cm TL
Clariallabes variabilis Pellegrin, 1926

Photo by Photo by Mertens, P.
 
Clariallabes variabilis
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Asia

Clarias abbreviatus Valenciennes, 1840

Photo by Photo by MNHN
 
Clarias abbreviatus
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Max. Length 29 cm TL

 
Clarias agboyiensis
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Max. Length 19.5 cm TL

 
Clarias albopunctatus
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Africa
Max. Length 23 cm TL
Clarias alluaudi Boulenger, 1906

Photo by Photo by Seegers, L.
 
Clarias alluaudi
[Alluaud's catfish]
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Max. Length 17.6 cm SL

 
Clarias anfractus
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Africa
Max. Length 35 cm TL
Clarias angolensis Steindachner, 1866

Photo by Photo by Shandikov, G.A.
 
Clarias angolensis
[Angolian walking catfish]



Africa
Max. Length 100 cm TL
Clarias anguillaris (Linnaeus, 1758)

Photo by Photo by Teugels, G.
 
Clarias anguillaris
[Mudfish]



Asia
Max. Length 47 cm TL
Clarias batrachus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Photo by Photo by Lovshin, L.
 
Clarias batrachus
[Philippine catfish]



Asia
Max. Length 30.5 cm SL
Clarias batu Lim & Ng, 1999

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Clarias batu
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Asia
Max. Length 50 cm TL
Clarias brachysoma Günther, 1864

Photo by Photo by Nientied, T.
 
Clarias brachysoma
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Africa
Max. Length 19.2 cm TL
Clarias buettikoferi Steindachner, 1894

Photo by Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Clarias buettikoferi
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Africa
Max. Length 30.1 cm TL
Clarias buthupogon Sauvage, 1879

Photo by Photo by Mertens, P.
 
Clarias buthupogon
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Africa
Max. Length 46.6 cm TL
Clarias camerunensis Lönnberg, 1895

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Clarias camerunensis
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Clarias cataractus
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Max. Length 16.1 cm SL

 
Clarias cavernicola
[Cave catfish]
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Max. Length 17.5 cm TL

 
Clarias dayi
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Africa
Max. Length 18.5 cm TL
Clarias dhonti (Boulenger, 1920)

Photo by Photo by MNHN
 
Clarias dhonti
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Africa
Max. Length 30.5 cm TL
Clarias dumerilii Steindachner, 1866

Photo by Photo by Musschoot, T.
 
Clarias dumerilii
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Asia
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Clarias dussumieri Valenciennes, 1840

Photo by Photo by A. Biju Kumar
 
Clarias dussumieri
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Africa
Max. Length 31.5 cm TL
Clarias ebriensis Pellegrin, 1920

Photo by Photo by Mody, K.
 
Clarias ebriensis
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Max. Length 18.5 cm TL

 
Clarias engelseni
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Asia
Max. Length 24.5 cm SL
Clarias fuscus (Lacepède, 1803)

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Clarias fuscus
[Hong Kong catfish]
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Max. Length 36 cm TL

 
Clarias gabonensis
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Africa
Max. Length 170 cm TL
Clarias gariepinus (Burchell, 1822)

Photo by Photo by Larsen, J.H.
 
Clarias gariepinus
[North African catfish]



Asia

Clarias gracilentus Ng, Hong & Tu, 2011

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Clarias gracilentus
[]
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Max. Length 19.6 cm TL

 
Clarias hilli
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Asia
Max. Length 14.0 cm SL
Clarias insolitus Ng, 2003

Photo by Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Clarias insolitus
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Asia
Max. Length 19.3 cm SL
Clarias intermedius Teugels, Sudarto & Pouyaud, 2001

Photo by Photo by MNHN
 
Clarias intermedius
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Africa
Max. Length 48.3 cm TL
Clarias jaensis Boulenger, 1909

Photo by Photo by RMCA
 
Clarias jaensis
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Max. Length 26 cm SL

 
Clarias kapuasensis
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Africa
Max. Length 31.7 cm TL
Clarias laeviceps Gill, 1862

Photo by Photo by MNHN
 
Clarias laeviceps
[Catfish]



Africa
Max. Length 16.4 cm TL
Clarias lamottei Daget & Planquette, 1967

Photo by Photo by MNHN
 
Clarias lamottei
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