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Family: Callichthyidae Callichthyid armored catfishes



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Max. Length 3.6 cm SL

 
Aspidoras albater
[False macropterus]
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Max. Length 2.8 cm SL

 
Aspidoras belenos
[]
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Max. Length 2.1 cm SL

 
Aspidoras brunneus
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Max. Length 2.5 cm SL

 
Aspidoras carvalhoi
[]



South America
Max. Length 3.3 cm SL
Aspidoras depinnai Britto, 2000

Photo by Photo by James, A.
 
Aspidoras depinnai
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South America
Max. Length 3 cm SL
Aspidoras eurycephalus Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1976

Photo by Photo by James, A.
 
Aspidoras eurycephalus
[]



South America
Max. Length 3.8 cm SL
Aspidoras fuscoguttatus Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1976

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Aspidoras fuscoguttatus
[]
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Max. Length 3.7 cm SL

 
Aspidoras gabrieli
[]



South America
Max. Length 4 cm SL
Aspidoras lakoi Miranda Ribeiro, 1949

Photo by Photo by Manzotti, A.R.
 
Aspidoras lakoi
[]
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Max. Length 3.4 cm SL

 
Aspidoras maculosus
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Max. Length 2.8 cm SL

 
Aspidoras marianae
[]
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Max. Length 4.2 cm SL

 
Aspidoras menezesi
[]
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Max. Length 3.3 cm SL

 
Aspidoras microgalaeus
[]



South America
Max. Length 2.9 cm SL
Aspidoras pauciradiatus (Weitzman & Nijssen, 1970)

Photo by Photo by Noren, M.
 
Aspidoras pauciradiatus
[Sixray corydoras]



South America
Max. Length 3.5 cm SL
Aspidoras poecilus Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1976

Photo by Photo by AquaNet
 
Aspidoras poecilus
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Max. Length 3.1 cm SL

 
Aspidoras psammatides
[]



South America
Max. Length 3.3 cm SL
Aspidoras raimundi (Steindachner, 1907)

Photo by Photo by Ramos, T.P.A.
 
Aspidoras raimundi
[]
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Max. Length 4 cm SL

 
Aspidoras rochai
[]



South America
Max. Length 3.4 cm SL
Aspidoras spilotus Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1976

Photo by Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Aspidoras spilotus
[]



South America
Max. Length 5.4 cm SL
Aspidoras taurus Lima & Britto, 2001

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Aspidoras taurus
[]
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Max. Length 2.8 cm SL

 
Aspidoras velites
[]
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Max. Length 3.6 cm SL

 
Aspidoras virgulatus
[]



South America
Max. Length 6.7 cm SL
Brochis multiradiatus (Orcés V., 1960)

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Brochis multiradiatus
[Hognosed brochis]



South America
Max. Length 17 cm SL
Callichthys callichthys (Linnaeus, 1758)

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Callichthys callichthys
[Cascarudo]



South America
Max. Length 12.5 cm SL
Callichthys fabricioi Román-Valencia, Lehmann A. & Muñoz, 1999

Photo by Photo by Romàn-Valencia, C.
 
Callichthys fabricioi
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Callichthys oibaensis
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Max. Length 15.8 cm SL

 
Callichthys serralabium
[]



South America
Max. Length 3 cm SL
Corydoras acrensis Nijssen, 1972

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras acrensis
[Acre corydoras]



South America
Max. Length 5.5 cm SL
Corydoras acutus Cope, 1872

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Corydoras acutus
[Blacktop corydoras]



South America
Max. Length 5.7 cm SL
Corydoras adolfoi Burgess, 1982

Photo by Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann
 
Corydoras adolfoi
[Adolf's catfish]



South America
Max. Length 7.5 cm SL
Corydoras aeneus (Gill, 1858)

Photo by Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Corydoras aeneus
[Bronze corydoras]



South America
Max. Length 5.2 cm SL
Corydoras agassizii Steindachner, 1876

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Corydoras agassizii
[]



South America
Max. Length 3.7 cm SL
Corydoras albolineatus Knaack, 2004

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Corydoras albolineatus
[]



South America
Max. Length 5.9 cm SL
Corydoras amandajanea Sands, 1995

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Corydoras amandajanea
[]



South America
Max. Length 7 cm SL
Corydoras amapaensis Nijssen, 1972

Photo by Photo by Fuller, I.
 
Corydoras amapaensis
[Amapa corydoras]