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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Siluridae Sheatfishes

Genus: Phalacronotus

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4 species (see list below)

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Photo by Roberts, T.R.

Asia
Max. Length 130 cm SL
Phalacronotus apogon (Bleeker, 1851)

Photo by Roberts, T.R.
 
Phalacronotus apogon
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Photo by Vidthayanon, C.

Asia
Max. Length 60 cm SL
Phalacronotus bleekeri (Günther, 1864)

Photo by Vidthayanon, C.
 
Phalacronotus bleekeri
[]

Photo by Baird, I.G.

Asia
Max. Length 50 cm SL
Phalacronotus micronemus (Bleeker, 1846)

Photo by Baird, I.G.
 
Phalacronotus micronemus
[]

Photo by Martin-Smith, K.

Asia
Max. Length 35 cm SL
Phalacronotus parvanalis (Inger & Chin, 1959)

Photo by Martin-Smith, K.
 
Phalacronotus parvanalis
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4 Species of Family Siluridae with Genus Phalacronotus
(Sheatfishes)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1851 Phalacronotus apogon Asia 130 SL
1864 Phalacronotus bleekeri Asia 60 SL
1846 Phalacronotus micronemus Asia 50 SL
1959 Phalacronotus parvanalis Asia 35 SL



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