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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Auchenipteridae Driftwood catfishes
Subfamily: Auchenipterinae
Genus: Pseudauchenipterus

(See list of species below)



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4 species (see list below)

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South America
Max. Length 12 cm SL

 
Pseudauchenipterus affinis
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No picture found
South America

 
Pseudauchenipterus flavescens
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No picture found
South America
Max. Length 11 cm SL

 
Pseudauchenipterus jequitinhonhae
[]

Photo by Carvalho Filho, A.

South America
Max. Length 22 cm SL
Pseudauchenipterus nodosus (Bloch, 1794)

Photo by Carvalho Filho, A.
 
Pseudauchenipterus nodosus
[Cocosoda catfish]
4 Species of Family Auchenipteridae with Genus Pseudauchenipterus
(Driftwood catfishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1877 Pseudauchenipterus affinis South America 12 SL
1888 Pseudauchenipterus flavescens South America
1877 Pseudauchenipterus jequitinhonhae South America 11 SL
1794 Pseudauchenipterus nodosus Cocosoda catfish South America 22 SL



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