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Family: Callichthyidae Callichthyid armored catfishes



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South America
Max. Length 3.6 cm SL

 
Aspidoras albater
[False macropterus]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 2.8 cm SL

 
Aspidoras belenos
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 2.1 cm SL

 
Aspidoras brunneus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 2.5 cm SL

 
Aspidoras carvalhoi
[]

Photo by James, A.

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

Photo by James, A.
 
Aspidoras depinnai
[]

Photo by James, A.

South America
Max. Length 3 cm SL
Aspidoras eurycephalus Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1976

Photo by James, A.
 
Aspidoras eurycephalus
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

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

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Aspidoras fuscoguttatus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.7 cm SL

 
Aspidoras gabrieli
[]

Photo by Manzotti, A.R.

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

Photo by Manzotti, A.R.
 
Aspidoras lakoi
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.4 cm SL

 
Aspidoras maculosus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 2.8 cm SL

 
Aspidoras marianae
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4.2 cm SL

 
Aspidoras menezesi
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.3 cm SL

 
Aspidoras microgalaeus
[]

Photo by Noren, M.

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

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

Photo by AquaNet

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

Photo by AquaNet
 
Aspidoras poecilus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.1 cm SL

 
Aspidoras psammatides
[]

Photo by Ramos, T.P.A.

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

Photo by Ramos, T.P.A.
 
Aspidoras raimundi
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4 cm SL

 
Aspidoras rochai
[]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

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

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Aspidoras spilotus
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

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

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Aspidoras taurus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 2.8 cm SL

 
Aspidoras velites
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.6 cm SL

 
Aspidoras virgulatus
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

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

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Brochis multiradiatus
[Hognosed brochis]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

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

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Callichthys callichthys
[Cascarudo]

Photo by Romàn-Valencia, C.

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

Photo by Romàn-Valencia, C.
 
Callichthys fabricioi
[]
No picture found
South America

 
Callichthys oibaensis
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 15.8 cm SL

 
Callichthys serralabium
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

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

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras acrensis
[Acre corydoras]

Photo by JJPhoto

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

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras acutus
[Blacktop corydoras]

Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann

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

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

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

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

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Corydoras aeneus
[Bronze corydoras]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

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

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Corydoras agassizii
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

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

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras albolineatus
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

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

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras amandajanea
[]

Photo by Fuller, I.

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

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

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

South America
Max. Length 4.9 cm SL
Corydoras ambiacus Cope, 1872

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Corydoras ambiacus
[Spotted corydoras]
No picture found
South America

 
Corydoras amphibelus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.9 cm SL

 
Corydoras apiaka
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5.7 cm SL

 
Corydoras approuaguensis
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 3.5 cm SL
Corydoras araguaiaensis Sands, 1990

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras araguaiaensis
[]

Photo by Landines, M.

South America
Max. Length 4 cm SL
Corydoras arcuatus Elwin, 1938

Photo by Landines, M.
 
Corydoras arcuatus
[Skunk corydoras]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5 cm SL

 
Corydoras areio
[]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

South America
Max. Length 5 cm SL
Corydoras armatus (Günther, 1868)

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Corydoras armatus
[]

Photo by AquaNet

South America
Max. Length 4.5 cm SL
Corydoras atropersonatus Weitzman & Nijssen, 1970

Photo by AquaNet
 
Corydoras atropersonatus
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America

Corydoras aurofrenatus Eigenmann & Kennedy, 1903

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras aurofrenatus
[]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

South America
Max. Length 4.2 cm SL
Corydoras axelrodi Rössel, 1962

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Corydoras axelrodi
[Pink corydoras]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 4.7 cm SL
Corydoras baderi Geisler, 1969

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras baderi
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.0 cm SL

 
Corydoras bicolor
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5.2 cm SL

 
Corydoras bifasciatus
[Twostripe corydoras]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 5.0 cm SL
Corydoras bilineatus Knaack, 2002

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras bilineatus
[]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

South America
Max. Length 4.9 cm SL
Corydoras blochi Nijssen, 1971

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Corydoras blochi
[Spotback corydoras]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 2.6 cm SL

 
Corydoras boehlkei
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America

Corydoras boesemani Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1967

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras boesemani
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 4.7 cm SL
Corydoras bondi Gosline, 1940

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras bondi
[Blackstripe corydoras]

Photo by Fuller, I.

South America
Max. Length 3.9 cm SL
Corydoras breei Isbrücker & Nijssen, 1992

Photo by Fuller, I.
 
Corydoras breei
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 5 cm SL
Corydoras brevirostris Fraser-Brunner, 1947

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras brevirostris
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 8.8 cm SL
Corydoras britskii (Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1983)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras britskii
[Britski's catfish]

Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann

South America
Max. Length 4.8 cm SL
Corydoras burgessi Axelrod, 1987

Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann
 
Corydoras burgessi
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 5.3 cm SL
Corydoras carlae Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1983

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras carlae
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 4.2 cm SL
Corydoras caudimaculatus Rössel, 1961

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras caudimaculatus
[Tailspot corydoras]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 4.9 cm SL
Corydoras cervinus Rössel, 1962

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras cervinus
[]

Photo by Fuller, I.

South America
Max. Length 2.5 cm SL
Corydoras cochui Myers & Weitzman, 1954

Photo by Fuller, I.
 
Corydoras cochui
[Barredtail corydoras]

Photo by Landines, M.

South America
Max. Length 5.4 cm SL
Corydoras concolor Weitzman, 1961

Photo by Landines, M.
 
Corydoras concolor
[]

Photo by AquaNet

South America
Max. Length 5.1 cm SL
Corydoras condiscipulus Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1980

Photo by AquaNet
 
Corydoras condiscipulus
[]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

South America
Max. Length 3.9 cm SL
Corydoras copei Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1986

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Corydoras copei
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.7 cm SL

 
Corydoras coppenamensis
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 6.5 cm SL
Corydoras coriatae Burgess, 1997

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras coriatae
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4 cm SL

 
Corydoras crimmeni
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 4.3 cm SL
Corydoras cruziensis Knaack, 2002

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras cruziensis
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 4.5 cm SL
Corydoras crypticus Sands, 1995

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras crypticus
[]

Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann

South America
Max. Length 4.4 cm SL
Corydoras davidsandsi Black, 1987

Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann
 
Corydoras davidsandsi
[]

Photo by Landines, M.

South America
Max. Length 4.9 cm SL
Corydoras delphax Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1983

Photo by Landines, M.
 
Corydoras delphax
[False blochi catfish]

Photo by James, A.

South America
Max. Length 4.7 cm SL
Corydoras difluviatilis Britto & Castro, 2002

Photo by James, A.
 
Corydoras difluviatilis
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 4.5 cm SL
Corydoras diphyes Axenrot & Kullander, 2003

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras diphyes
[]

Photo by Hasselgreen Jr., P.C.

South America
Max. Length 4 cm SL
Corydoras duplicareus Sands, 1995

Photo by Hasselgreen Jr., P.C.
 
Corydoras duplicareus
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 4.7 cm SL
Corydoras ehrhardti Steindachner, 1910

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras ehrhardti
[]

Photo by Landines, M.

South America
Max. Length 5.1 cm SL
Corydoras elegans Steindachner, 1876

Photo by Landines, M.
 
Corydoras elegans
[Elegant corydoras]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

South America
Max. Length 5 cm SL
Corydoras ellisae Gosline, 1940

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Corydoras ellisae
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 4.9 cm SL
Corydoras ephippifer Nijssen, 1972

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras ephippifer
[Saddle corydoras]

Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann

South America
Max. Length 4.8 cm SL
Corydoras eques Steindachner, 1876

Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann
 
Corydoras eques
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5.1 cm SL

 
Corydoras esperanzae
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4 cm SL

 
Corydoras evelynae
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4.5 cm SL

 
Corydoras eversi
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.2 cm SL

 
Corydoras filamentosus
[]

Photo by Equipe de Ictiologia do Nupélia

South America
Max. Length 3.8 cm SL
Corydoras flaveolus Ihering, 1911

Photo by Equipe de Ictiologia do Nupélia
 
Corydoras flaveolus
[]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

South America
Max. Length 6.5 cm SL
Corydoras fowleri Böhlke, 1950

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Corydoras fowleri
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.7 cm SL

 
Corydoras garbei
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 7 cm SL
Corydoras geoffroy Lacepède, 1803

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras geoffroy
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 5.8 cm SL
Corydoras geryi Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1983

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras geryi
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.5 cm SL

 
Corydoras gladysae
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 3.7 cm SL
Corydoras gomezi Castro, 1986

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras gomezi
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 5.5 cm SL
Corydoras gossei Nijssen, 1972

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras gossei
[Palespotted corydoras]

Photo by Lucanus, O.

South America
Max. Length 2.3 cm SL
Corydoras gracilis Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1976

Photo by Lucanus, O.
 
Corydoras gracilis
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 4.2 cm SL
Corydoras griseus Holly, 1940

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras griseus
[Gray corydoras]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.5 cm SL

 
Corydoras gryphus
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 4.1 cm SL
Corydoras guapore Knaack, 1961

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras guapore
[Guapore corydoras]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 4.2 cm SL
Corydoras guianensis Nijssen, 1970

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras guianensis
[]

Photo by Landines, M.

South America
Max. Length 2 cm SL
Corydoras habrosus Weitzman, 1960

Photo by Landines, M.
 
Corydoras habrosus
[Salt and Pepper catfish]

Photo by AquaNet

South America
Max. Length 5.9 cm SL
Corydoras haraldschultzi Knaack, 1962

Photo by AquaNet
 
Corydoras haraldschultzi
[Mosaic corydoras]

Photo by AquaNet

South America
Max. Length 2.4 cm SL
Corydoras hastatus Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1888

Photo by AquaNet
 
Corydoras hastatus
[Dwarf corydoras]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5.3 cm SL

 
Corydoras heteromorphus
[]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

South America
Max. Length 5.6 cm SL
Corydoras imitator Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1983

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Corydoras imitator
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 5.2 cm SL
Corydoras incolicana Burgess, 1993

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras incolicana
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 6.1 cm SL

 
Corydoras isbrueckeri
[]

Photo by Ramos, T.P.A.

South America
Max. Length 5.2 cm SL
Corydoras julii Steindachner, 1906

Photo by Ramos, T.P.A.
 
Corydoras julii
[Leopard corydoras]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 3.8 cm SL
Corydoras kanei Grant, 1998

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras kanei
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.4 cm SL

 
Corydoras lacerdai
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.5 cm SL

 
Corydoras lacrimostigmata
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 3.8 cm SL
Corydoras lamberti Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1986

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras lamberti
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5.2 cm SL

 
Corydoras latus
[]

Photo by AquaNet

South America
Max. Length 6.1 cm SL
Corydoras leopardus Myers, 1933

Photo by AquaNet
 
Corydoras leopardus
[]

Photo by Janiczak, B.J.

South America
Max. Length 4.5 cm SL
Corydoras leucomelas Eigenmann & Allen, 1942

Photo by Janiczak, B.J.
 
Corydoras leucomelas
[False spotted catfish]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 6.1 cm SL
Corydoras longipinnis Knaack, 2007

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras longipinnis
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 3.6 cm SL
Corydoras loretoensis Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1986

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras loretoensis
[]

Photo by Greco, F.M.

South America
Max. Length 4.9 cm SL
Corydoras loxozonus Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1983

Photo by Greco, F.M.
 
Corydoras loxozonus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.0 cm SL

 
Corydoras lymnades
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5.9 cm SL

 
Corydoras maculifer
[Dotted corydoras]
No picture found
South America

 
Corydoras mamore
[]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

South America
Max. Length 5.1 cm SL
Corydoras melanistius Regan, 1912

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Corydoras melanistius
[Bluespotted corydoras]

Photo by AquaNet

South America
Max. Length 5.8 cm SL
Corydoras melanotaenia Regan, 1912

Photo by AquaNet
 
Corydoras melanotaenia
[Green gold catfish]

Photo by Werth, A.

South America
Max. Length 5 cm SL
Corydoras melini Lönnberg & Rendahl, 1930

Photo by Werth, A.
 
Corydoras melini
[Bandit corydoras]

Photo by Janiczak, B.J.

South America
Max. Length 4.8 cm SL
Corydoras metae Eigenmann, 1914

Photo by Janiczak, B.J.
 
Corydoras metae
[Masked corydoras]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4 cm SL

 
Corydoras micracanthus
[]
No picture found
South America.

 
Corydoras microcephalus
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 5.1 cm SL
Corydoras multimaculatus Steindachner, 1907

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras multimaculatus
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 4.5 cm SL
Corydoras nanus Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1967

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras nanus
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 4.2 cm SL
Corydoras napoensis Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1986

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras napoensis
[]

Photo by Janiczak, B.J.

South America
Max. Length 6.5 cm SL
Corydoras narcissus Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1980

Photo by Janiczak, B.J.
 
Corydoras narcissus
[]

Photo by AquaNet

South America
Max. Length 5.4 cm SL
Corydoras nattereri Steindachner, 1876

Photo by AquaNet
 
Corydoras nattereri
[Blue corydoras]

Photo by Habluetzel, P.

South America
Max. Length 5.1 cm SL
Corydoras negro Knaack, 2004

Photo by Habluetzel, P.
 
Corydoras negro
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 3 cm SL
Corydoras nijsseni Sands, 1989

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras nijsseni
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5.6 cm SL

 
Corydoras noelkempffi
[]

Photo by AquaNet

South America
Max. Length 4.5 cm SL
Corydoras oiapoquensis Nijssen, 1972

Photo by AquaNet
 
Corydoras oiapoquensis
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4.9 cm SL

 
Corydoras ornatus
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 5.8 cm SL
Corydoras orphnopterus Weitzman & Nijssen, 1970

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras orphnopterus
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 4.5 cm
Corydoras ortegai Britto, Lima & Hidalgo, 2007

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras ortegai
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 4 cm SL
Corydoras osteocarus Böhlke, 1951

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras osteocarus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 6 cm SL

 
Corydoras ourastigma
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5 cm SL

 
Corydoras oxyrhynchus
[]

Photo by Antonutti, M.

South America
Max. Length 7.1 cm SL
Corydoras paleatus (Jenyns, 1842)

Photo by Antonutti, M.
 
Corydoras paleatus
[Peppered corydoras]

Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann

South America
Max. Length 3.8 cm SL
Corydoras panda Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1971

Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann
 
Corydoras panda
[Panda corydoras]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 6.9 cm SL
Corydoras pantanalensis Knaack, 2001

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras pantanalensis
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.5 cm SL

 
Corydoras paragua
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 5.2 cm SL
Corydoras parallelus Burgess, 1993

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras parallelus
[]

Photo by Fuller, I.

South America
Max. Length 6.1 cm SL
Corydoras pastazensis Weitzman, 1963

Photo by Fuller, I.
 
Corydoras pastazensis
[Pastaza corydoras]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 3.6 cm SL

 
Corydoras paucerna
[]
No picture found
South America

 
Corydoras petracinii
[]

Photo by Landines, M.

South America
Max. Length 5.7 cm SL
Corydoras pinheiroi Dinkelmeyer, 1995

Photo by Landines, M.
 
Corydoras pinheiroi
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 3.5 cm SL
Corydoras polystictus Regan, 1912

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras polystictus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4.1 cm SL

 
Corydoras potaroensis
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 5 cm SL
Corydoras pulcher Isbrücker & Nijssen, 1973

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras pulcher
[Pretty corydoras]

Photo by Fuller, I.

South America
Max. Length 6.6 cm SL
Corydoras punctatus (Bloch, 1794)

Photo by Fuller, I.
 
Corydoras punctatus
[Spotfin corydoras]

Photo by Landines, M.

South America
Max. Length 2.1 cm SL
Corydoras pygmaeus Knaack, 1966

Photo by Landines, M.
 
Corydoras pygmaeus
[Pygmy corydoras]

Photo by Janiczak, B.J.

South America
Max. Length 5 cm SL
Corydoras rabauti La Monte, 1941

Photo by Janiczak, B.J.
 
Corydoras rabauti
[Rust corydoras]

Photo by Janiczak, B.J.

South America
Max. Length 6.1 cm SL
Corydoras reticulatus Fraser-Brunner, 1938

Photo by Janiczak, B.J.
 
Corydoras reticulatus
[Reticulated corydoras]

Photo by Fuller, I.

South America
Max. Length 3.2 cm SL
Corydoras reynoldsi Myers & Weitzman, 1960

Photo by Fuller, I.
 
Corydoras reynoldsi
[]

Photo by Janiczak, B.J.

South America
Max. Length 4.4 cm SL
Corydoras robineae Burgess, 1983

Photo by Janiczak, B.J.
 
Corydoras robineae
[Bannertail catfish]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 7.1 cm SL
Corydoras robustus Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1980

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras robustus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4.1 cm SL

 
Corydoras sanchesi
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5.1 cm SL

 
Corydoras saramaccensis
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4.4 cm SL

 
Corydoras sarareensis
[]

Photo by Janiczak, B.J.

South America
Max. Length 3.9 cm SL
Corydoras schwartzi Rössel, 1963

Photo by Janiczak, B.J.
 
Corydoras schwartzi
[Schwartz's catfish]

Photo by Janiczak, B.J.

South America
Max. Length 6 cm SL
Corydoras semiaquilus Weitzman, 1964

Photo by Janiczak, B.J.
 
Corydoras semiaquilus
[]

Photo by Landines, M./Ana Sanabria

South America
Max. Length 4.9 cm SL
Corydoras septentrionalis Gosline, 1940

Photo by Landines, M./Ana Sanabria
 
Corydoras septentrionalis
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 4.9 cm SL
Corydoras serratus Sands, 1995

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras serratus
[]

Photo by AquaNet

South America
Max. Length 6 cm SL
Corydoras seussi Dinkelmeyer, 1996

Photo by AquaNet
 
Corydoras seussi
[]

Photo by Janiczak, B.J.

South America
Max. Length 3.8 cm SL
Corydoras similis Hieronimus, 1991

Photo by Janiczak, B.J.
 
Corydoras similis
[]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

South America
Max. Length 4.9 cm SL
Corydoras simulatus Weitzman & Nijssen, 1970

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Corydoras simulatus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4.6 cm SL

 
Corydoras sipaliwini
[]

Photo by Janiczak, B.J.

South America
Max. Length 4.9 cm SL
Corydoras sodalis Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1986

Photo by Janiczak, B.J.
 
Corydoras sodalis
[False network catfish]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 6.3 cm SL
Corydoras solox Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1983

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras solox
[]

Photo by Schraml, E.

South America
Max. Length 4.9 cm SL
Corydoras spectabilis Knaack, 1999

Photo by Schraml, E.
 
Corydoras spectabilis
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 5.8 cm SL
Corydoras spilurus Norman, 1926

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras spilurus
[Pinkthroat corydoras]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 6.1 cm SL
Corydoras splendens (Castelnau, 1855)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras splendens
[Emerald catfish]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5 cm SL

 
Corydoras steindachneri
[Paraná corydoras]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

South America
Max. Length 6.3 cm SL
Corydoras stenocephalus Eigenmann & Allen, 1942

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Corydoras stenocephalus
[]

Photo by Cygnel, S.

South America
Max. Length 6.8 cm SL
Corydoras sterbai Knaack, 1962

Photo by Cygnel, S.
 
Corydoras sterbai
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5.1 cm SL

 
Corydoras surinamensis
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4.3 cm SL

 
Corydoras sychri
[Sychr's catfish]

Photo by Ramos, T.P.A.

South America
Max. Length 5.9 cm SL
Corydoras treitlii Steindachner, 1906

Photo by Ramos, T.P.A.
 
Corydoras treitlii
[Longsnout corydoras]

Photo by Prins, E.

South America
Max. Length 6.1 cm SL
Corydoras trilineatus Cope, 1872

Photo by Prins, E.
 
Corydoras trilineatus
[Threestripe corydoras]

Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann

South America
Max. Length 4.1 cm SL
Corydoras tukano Britto & Lima, 2003

Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann
 
Corydoras tukano
[]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

South America
Max. Length 4.4 cm SL
Corydoras undulatus Regan, 1912

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Corydoras undulatus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 2.8 cm SL

 
Corydoras urucu
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 5.1 cm SL
Corydoras virginiae Burgess, 1993

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras virginiae
[]

Photo by Ramos, T.P.A.

South America
Max. Length 3.6 cm SL
Corydoras vittatus Nijssen, 1971

Photo by Ramos, T.P.A.
 
Corydoras vittatus
[]

Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann

South America

Corydoras weitzmani Nijssen, 1971

Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann
 
Corydoras weitzmani
[Twosaddle corydoras]

Photo by Fuller, I.

South America
Max. Length 3.7 cm SL
Corydoras xinguensis Nijssen, 1972

Photo by Fuller, I.
 
Corydoras xinguensis
[Xingu corydoras]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 5.6 cm SL
Corydoras zygatus Eigenmann & Allen, 1942

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras zygatus
[Black band catfish]

Photo by Landines, M.

South America
Max. Length 8.2 cm SL
Dianema longibarbis Cope, 1872

Photo by Landines, M.
 
Dianema longibarbis
[Porthole catfish]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 8.4 cm SL
Dianema urostriatum (Miranda Ribeiro, 1912)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Dianema urostriatum
[Flagtail catfish]

Photo by Landines, M.

South America
Max. Length 26.3 cm TL
Hoplosternum littorale (Hancock, 1828)

Photo by Landines, M.
 
Hoplosternum littorale
[Atipa]

Photo by Olaya-Nieto, C.W.

South America
Max. Length 11.5 cm SL
Hoplosternum magdalenae Eigenmann, 1913

Photo by Olaya-Nieto, C.W.
 
Hoplosternum magdalenae
[Striped hoplo]

Photo by JJPhoto

Central and South America
Max. Length 7.7 cm SL
Hoplosternum punctatum Meek & Hildebrand, 1916

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Hoplosternum punctatum
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5 cm SL

 
Lepthoplosternum altamazonicum
[]

Photo by Habluetzel, P.

South America
Max. Length 5 cm SL
Lepthoplosternum beni Reis, 1997

Photo by Habluetzel, P.
 
Lepthoplosternum beni
[]

Photo by Landines, M.

South America
Max. Length 6.0 cm SL
Lepthoplosternum pectorale (Boulenger, 1895)

Photo by Landines, M.
 
Lepthoplosternum pectorale
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4.6 cm SL

 
Lepthoplosternum stellatum
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4.6 cm SL

 
Lepthoplosternum tordilho
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4.6 cm SL

 
Lepthoplosternum ucamara
[]

Photo by Galvis, G./Mojica, J.I./Camargo, M.

South America
Max. Length 15.5 cm SL
Megalechis picta (Müller & Troschel, 1849)

Photo by Galvis, G./Mojica, J.I./Camargo, M.
 
Megalechis picta
[Spotted hoplo]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 12.4 cm SL
Megalechis thoracata (Valenciennes, 1840)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Megalechis thoracata
[]

Photo by Terceira, A.C.

South America
Max. Length 9.8 cm SL
Scleromystax barbatus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)

Photo by Terceira, A.C.
 
Scleromystax barbatus
[Banded corydoras]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 8.7 cm SL
Scleromystax macropterus (Regan, 1913)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Scleromystax macropterus
[Sailfin corydoras]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 5.3 cm SL
Scleromystax prionotos (Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1980)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Scleromystax prionotos
[]
No picture found
South America

 
Scleromystax salmacis
[]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Aspidoras albater False macropterus South America 3.6 SL 1976
Aspidoras belenos South America 2.8 SL 1998
Aspidoras brunneus South America 2.1 SL 1976
Aspidoras carvalhoi South America 2.5 SL 1976
Aspidoras depinnai South America 3.3 SL 2000
Aspidoras eurycephalus South America 3 SL 1976
Aspidoras fuscoguttatus South America 3.8 SL 1976
Aspidoras gabrieli South America 3.7 SL 2014
Aspidoras lakoi South America 4 SL 1949
Aspidoras maculosus South America 3.4 SL 1976
Aspidoras marianae South America 2.8 SL 2015
Aspidoras menezesi South America 4.2 SL 1976
Aspidoras microgalaeus South America 3.3 SL 1998
Aspidoras pauciradiatus Sixray corydoras South America 2.9 SL 1970
Aspidoras poecilus South America 3.5 SL 1976
Aspidoras psammatides South America 3.1 SL 2005
Aspidoras raimundi South America 3.3 SL 1907
Aspidoras rochai South America 4 SL 1907
Aspidoras spilotus South America 3.4 SL 1976
Aspidoras taurus South America 5.4 SL 2001
Aspidoras velites South America 2.8 SL 2002
Aspidoras virgulatus South America 3.6 SL 1980
Brochis multiradiatus Hognosed brochis South America 6.7 SL 1960
Callichthys callichthys Cascarudo South America 17 SL 1758
Callichthys fabricioi South America 12.5 SL 1999
Callichthys oibaensis South America 2006
Callichthys serralabium South America 15.8 SL 2004
Corydoras acrensis Acre corydoras South America 3 SL 1972
Corydoras acutus Blacktop corydoras South America 5.5 SL 1872
Corydoras adolfoi Adolf's catfish South America 5.7 SL 1982
Corydoras aeneus Bronze corydoras South America 7.5 SL 1858
Corydoras agassizii South America 5.2 SL 1876
Corydoras albolineatus South America 3.7 SL 2004
Corydoras amandajanea South America 5.9 SL 1995
Corydoras amapaensis Amapa corydoras South America 7 SL 1972
Corydoras ambiacus Spotted corydoras South America 4.9 SL 1872
Corydoras amphibelus South America 1872
Corydoras apiaka South America 3.9 SL 2014
Corydoras approuaguensis South America 5.7 SL 1983
Corydoras araguaiaensis South America 3.5 SL 1990
Corydoras arcuatus Skunk corydoras South America 4 SL 1938
Corydoras areio South America 5 SL 2000
Corydoras armatus South America 5 SL 1868
Corydoras atropersonatus South America 4.5 SL 1970
Corydoras aurofrenatus South America 1903
Corydoras axelrodi Pink corydoras South America 4.2 SL 1962
Corydoras baderi South America 4.7 SL 1969
Corydoras bicolor South America 3.0 SL 1967
Corydoras bifasciatus Twostripe corydoras South America 5.2 SL 1972
Corydoras bilineatus South America 5.0 SL 2002
Corydoras blochi Spotback corydoras South America 4.9 SL 1971
Corydoras boehlkei South America 2.6 SL 1982
Corydoras boesemani South America 1967
Corydoras bondi Blackstripe corydoras South America 4.7 SL 1940
Corydoras breei South America 3.9 SL 1992
Corydoras brevirostris South America 5 SL 1947
Corydoras britskii Britski's catfish South America 8.8 SL 1983
Corydoras burgessi South America 4.8 SL 1987
Corydoras carlae South America 5.3 SL 1983
Corydoras caudimaculatus Tailspot corydoras South America 4.2 SL 1961
Corydoras cervinus South America 4.9 SL 1962
Corydoras cochui Barredtail corydoras South America 2.5 SL 1954
Corydoras concolor South America 5.4 SL 1961
Corydoras condiscipulus South America 5.1 SL 1980
Corydoras copei South America 3.9 SL 1986
Corydoras coppenamensis South America 3.7 SL 1970
Corydoras coriatae South America 6.5 SL 1997
Corydoras crimmeni South America 4 SL 1997
Corydoras cruziensis South America 4.3 SL 2002
Corydoras crypticus South America 4.5 SL 1995
Corydoras davidsandsi South America 4.4 SL 1987
Corydoras delphax False blochi catfish South America 4.9 SL 1983
Corydoras difluviatilis South America 4.7 SL 2002
Corydoras diphyes South America 4.5 SL 2003
Corydoras duplicareus South America 4 SL 1995
Corydoras ehrhardti South America 4.7 SL 1910
Corydoras elegans Elegant corydoras South America 5.1 SL 1876
Corydoras ellisae South America 5 SL 1940
Corydoras ephippifer Saddle corydoras South America 4.9 SL 1972
Corydoras eques South America 4.8 SL 1876
Corydoras esperanzae South America 5.1 SL 1987
Corydoras evelynae South America 4 SL 1963
Corydoras eversi South America 4.5 SL 2016
Corydoras filamentosus South America 3.2 SL 1983
Corydoras flaveolus South America 3.8 SL 1911
Corydoras fowleri South America 6.5 SL 1950
Corydoras garbei South America 3.7 SL 1911
Corydoras geoffroy South America 7 SL 1803
Corydoras geryi South America 5.8 SL 1983
Corydoras gladysae South America 3.5 SL 2010
Corydoras gomezi South America 3.7 SL 1986
Corydoras gossei Palespotted corydoras South America 5.5 SL 1972
Corydoras gracilis South America 2.3 SL 1976
Corydoras griseus Gray corydoras South America 4.2 SL 1940
Corydoras gryphus South America 3.5 SL 2014
Corydoras guapore Guapore corydoras South America 4.1 SL 1961
Corydoras guianensis South America 4.2 SL 1970
Corydoras habrosus Salt and Pepper catfish South America 2 SL 1960
Corydoras haraldschultzi Mosaic corydoras South America 5.9 SL 1962
Corydoras hastatus Dwarf corydoras South America 2.4 SL 1888
Corydoras heteromorphus South America 5.3 SL 1970
Corydoras imitator South America 5.6 SL 1983
Corydoras incolicana South America 5.2 SL 1993
Corydoras isbrueckeri South America 6.1 SL 2004
Corydoras julii Leopard corydoras South America 5.2 SL 1906
Corydoras kanei South America 3.8 SL 1998
Corydoras lacerdai South America 3.4 SL 1995
Corydoras lacrimostigmata South America 3.5 SL 2014
Corydoras lamberti South America 3.8 SL 1986
Corydoras latus South America 5.2 SL 1924
Corydoras leopardus South America 6.1 SL 1933
Corydoras leucomelas False spotted catfish South America 4.5 SL 1942
Corydoras longipinnis South America 6.1 SL 2007
Corydoras loretoensis South America 3.6 SL 1986
Corydoras loxozonus South America 4.9 SL 1983
Corydoras lymnades South America 3.0 SL 2013
Corydoras maculifer Dotted corydoras South America 5.9 SL 1971
Corydoras mamore South America 2002
Corydoras melanistius Bluespotted corydoras South America 5.1 SL 1912
Corydoras melanotaenia Green gold catfish South America 5.8 SL 1912
Corydoras melini Bandit corydoras South America 5 SL 1930
Corydoras metae Masked corydoras South America 4.8 SL 1914
Corydoras micracanthus South America 4 SL 1912
Corydoras microcephalus South America. 1912
Corydoras multimaculatus South America 5.1 SL 1907
Corydoras nanus South America 4.5 SL 1967
Corydoras napoensis South America 4.2 SL 1986
Corydoras narcissus South America 6.5 SL 1980
Corydoras nattereri Blue corydoras South America 5.4 SL 1876
Corydoras negro South America 5.1 SL 2004
Corydoras nijsseni South America 3 SL 1989
Corydoras noelkempffi South America 5.6 SL 2004
Corydoras oiapoquensis South America 4.5 SL 1972
Corydoras ornatus South America 4.9 SL 1976
Corydoras orphnopterus South America 5.8 SL 1970
Corydoras ortegai South America 4.5 2007
Corydoras osteocarus South America 4 SL 1951
Corydoras ourastigma South America 6 SL 1972
Corydoras oxyrhynchus South America 5 SL 1967
Corydoras paleatus Peppered corydoras South America 7.1 SL 1842
Corydoras panda Panda corydoras South America 3.8 SL 1971
Corydoras pantanalensis South America 6.9 SL 2001
Corydoras paragua South America 3.5 SL 2004
Corydoras parallelus South America 5.2 SL 1993
Corydoras pastazensis Pastaza corydoras South America 6.1 SL 1963
Corydoras paucerna South America 3.6 SL 2004
Corydoras petracinii South America 2010
Corydoras pinheiroi South America 5.7 SL 1995
Corydoras polystictus South America 3.5 SL 1912
Corydoras potaroensis South America 4.1 SL 1927
Corydoras pulcher Pretty corydoras South America 5 SL 1973
Corydoras punctatus Spotfin corydoras South America 6.6 SL 1794
Corydoras pygmaeus Pygmy corydoras South America 2.1 SL 1966
Corydoras rabauti Rust corydoras South America 5 SL 1941
Corydoras reticulatus Reticulated corydoras South America 6.1 SL 1938
Corydoras reynoldsi South America 3.2 SL 1960
Corydoras robineae Bannertail catfish South America 4.4 SL 1983
Corydoras robustus South America 7.1 SL 1980
Corydoras sanchesi South America 4.1 SL 1967
Corydoras saramaccensis South America 5.1 SL 1970
Corydoras sarareensis South America 4.4 SL 1995
Corydoras schwartzi Schwartz's catfish South America 3.9 SL 1963
Corydoras semiaquilus South America 6 SL 1964
Corydoras septentrionalis South America 4.9 SL 1940
Corydoras serratus South America 4.9 SL 1995
Corydoras seussi South America 6 SL 1996
Corydoras similis South America 3.8 SL 1991
Corydoras simulatus South America 4.9 SL 1970
Corydoras sipaliwini South America 4.6 SL 1965
Corydoras sodalis False network catfish South America 4.9 SL 1986
Corydoras solox South America 6.3 SL 1983
Corydoras spectabilis South America 4.9 SL 1999
Corydoras spilurus Pinkthroat corydoras South America 5.8 SL 1926
Corydoras splendens Emerald catfish South America 6.1 SL 1855
Corydoras steindachneri Paraná corydoras South America 5 SL 1973
Corydoras stenocephalus South America 6.3 SL 1942
Corydoras sterbai South America 6.8 SL 1962
Corydoras surinamensis South America 5.1 SL 1970
Corydoras sychri Sychr's catfish South America 4.3 SL 1960
Corydoras treitlii Longsnout corydoras South America 5.9 SL 1906
Corydoras trilineatus Threestripe corydoras South America 6.1 SL 1872
Corydoras tukano South America 4.1 SL 2003
Corydoras undulatus South America 4.4 SL 1912
Corydoras urucu South America 2.8 SL 2009
Corydoras virginiae South America 5.1 SL 1993
Corydoras vittatus South America 3.6 SL 1971
Corydoras weitzmani Twosaddle corydoras South America 1971
Corydoras xinguensis Xingu corydoras South America 3.7 SL 1972
Corydoras zygatus Black band catfish South America 5.6 SL 1942
Dianema longibarbis Porthole catfish South America 8.2 SL 1872
Dianema urostriatum Flagtail catfish South America 8.4 SL 1912
Hoplosternum littorale Atipa South America 26.3 TL 1828
Hoplosternum magdalenae Striped hoplo South America 11.5 SL 1913
Hoplosternum punctatum Central and South America 7.7 SL 1916
Lepthoplosternum altamazonicum South America 5 SL 1997
Lepthoplosternum beni South America 5 SL 1997
Lepthoplosternum pectorale South America 6.0 SL 1895
Lepthoplosternum stellatum South America 4.6 SL 2005
Lepthoplosternum tordilho South America 4.6 SL 1997
Lepthoplosternum ucamara South America 4.6 SL 2005
Megalechis picta Spotted hoplo South America 15.5 SL 1849
Megalechis thoracata South America 12.4 SL 1840
Scleromystax barbatus Banded corydoras South America 9.8 SL 1824
Scleromystax macropterus Sailfin corydoras South America 8.7 SL 1913
Scleromystax prionotos South America 5.3 SL 1980
Scleromystax salmacis South America 2005



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