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Family: Loricariidae Armored catfishes



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South America
Max. Length 20.6 cm SL
Acanthicus adonis Isbrücker & Nijssen, 1988

Photo by Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Acanthicus adonis
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South America
Max. Length 53 cm SL
Acanthicus hystrix Spix & Agassiz, 1829

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Acanthicus hystrix
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Max. Length 4.9 cm SL

 
Acestridium colombiense
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South America
Max. Length 6.3 cm SL
Acestridium dichromum Retzer, Nico & Provenzano, 1999

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Acestridium dichromum
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South America
Max. Length 6.7 cm SL
Acestridium discus Haseman, 1911

Photo by Photo by Sazima, I.
 
Acestridium discus
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Acestridium gymnogaster
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Max. Length 6.7 cm SL

 
Acestridium martini
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Acestridium scutatum
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South America
Max. Length 5.6 cm SL
Acestridium triplax Rodríguez & Reis, 2007

Photo by Photo by Rodriguez, M.S./R.E. Reis
 
Acestridium triplax
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Max. Length 10.6 cm SL

 
Ancistrus abilhoai
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Max. Length 9.6 cm SL

 
Ancistrus agostinhoi
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South America
Max. Length 6.7 cm SL
Ancistrus aguaboensis Fisch-Muller, Mazzoni & Weber, 2001

Photo by Photo by Fisch-Muller, S.
 
Ancistrus aguaboensis
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Max. Length 11.4 cm SL

 
Ancistrus bodenhameri
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Max. Length 8.8 cm SL

 
Ancistrus bolivianus
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South America
Max. Length 11.8 cm SL
Ancistrus brevifilis Eigenmann, 1920

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Ancistrus brevifilis
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South America
Max. Length 10.7 cm SL
Ancistrus brevipinnis (Regan, 1904)

Photo by Photo by Becker, F.G.
 
Ancistrus brevipinnis
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South America
Max. Length 11.5 cm SL
Ancistrus bufonius (Valenciennes, 1840)

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Ancistrus bufonius
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Max. Length 5.2 cm SL

 
Ancistrus caucanus
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