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Family: Callichthyidae Callichthyid armored catfishes



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Max. Length 3.6 cm SL

 
Aspidoras albater
[False macropterus]
No picture found

Max. Length 2.8 cm SL

 
Aspidoras belenos
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 2.1 cm SL

 
Aspidoras brunneus
[]
No picture found

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
[]



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
[]
No picture found

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
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 3.4 cm SL

 
Aspidoras maculosus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 2.8 cm SL

 
Aspidoras marianae
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 4.2 cm SL

 
Aspidoras menezesi
[]
No picture found

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
[]
No picture found

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
[]
No picture found

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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Aspidoras taurus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 2.8 cm SL

 
Aspidoras velites
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 3.6 cm SL

 
Aspidoras virgulatus
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Brochis multiradiatus
[Hognosed brochis]



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

Photo by Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
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
[]
No picture found


 
Callichthys oibaensis
[]
No picture found

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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
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

Photo by Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Corydoras agassizii
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras albolineatus
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras amandajanea
[]



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

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



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

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


 
Corydoras amphibelus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 3.9 cm SL

 
Corydoras apiaka
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 5.7 cm SL

 
Corydoras approuaguensis
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras araguaiaensis
[]



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

Photo by Photo by Landines, M.
 
Corydoras arcuatus
[Skunk corydoras]
No picture found

Max. Length 5 cm SL

 
Corydoras areio
[]



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

Photo by Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Corydoras armatus
[]



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

Photo by Photo by AquaNet
 
Corydoras atropersonatus
[]



South America

Corydoras aurofrenatus Eigenmann & Kennedy, 1903

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras aurofrenatus
[]



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

Photo by Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Corydoras axelrodi
[Pink corydoras]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras baderi
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 3.0 cm SL

 
Corydoras bicolor
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 5.2 cm SL

 
Corydoras bifasciatus
[Twostripe corydoras]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras bilineatus
[]



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

Photo by Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Corydoras blochi
[Spotback corydoras]
No picture found

Max. Length 2.6 cm SL

 
Corydoras boehlkei
[]



South America

Corydoras boesemani Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1967

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras boesemani
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras bondi
[Blackstripe corydoras]



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

Photo by Photo by Fuller, I.
 
Corydoras breei
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras brevirostris
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras britskii
[Britski's catfish]



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

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



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras carlae
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras caudimaculatus
[Tailspot corydoras]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras cervinus
[]



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

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



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

Photo by Photo by Landines, M.
 
Corydoras concolor
[]



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

Photo by Photo by AquaNet
 
Corydoras condiscipulus
[]



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

Photo by Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Corydoras copei
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 3.7 cm SL

 
Corydoras coppenamensis
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras coriatae
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 4 cm SL

 
Corydoras crimmeni
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras cruziensis
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras crypticus
[]



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

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



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

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



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

Photo by Photo by James, A.
 
Corydoras difluviatilis
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras diphyes
[]



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

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



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras ehrhardti
[]



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

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



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

Photo by Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Corydoras ellisae
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras ephippifer
[Saddle corydoras]



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

Photo by Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann
 
Corydoras eques
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 5.1 cm SL

 
Corydoras esperanzae
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 4 cm SL

 
Corydoras evelynae
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 4.5 cm SL

 
Corydoras eversi
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 3.2 cm SL

 
Corydoras filamentosus
[]



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

Photo by Photo by Equipe de Ictiologia do Nupélia
 
Corydoras flaveolus
[]



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

Photo by Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Corydoras fowleri
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 3.7 cm SL

 
Corydoras garbei
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras geoffroy
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras geryi
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 3.5 cm SL

 
Corydoras gladysae
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras gomezi
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras gossei
[Palespotted corydoras]



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

Photo by Photo by Lucanus, O.
 
Corydoras gracilis
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras griseus
[Gray corydoras]
No picture found

Max. Length 3.5 cm SL

 
Corydoras gryphus
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras guapore
[Guapore corydoras]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras guianensis
[]



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

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



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

Photo by Photo by AquaNet
 
Corydoras haraldschultzi
[Mosaic corydoras]



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

Photo by Photo by AquaNet
 
Corydoras hastatus
[Dwarf corydoras]
No picture found

Max. Length 5.3 cm SL

 
Corydoras heteromorphus
[]



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

Photo by Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Corydoras imitator
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras incolicana
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 6.1 cm SL

 
Corydoras isbrueckeri
[]



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

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



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras kanei
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 3.4 cm SL

 
Corydoras lacerdai
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 3.5 cm SL

 
Corydoras lacrimostigmata
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras lamberti
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 5.2 cm SL

 
Corydoras latus
[]



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

Photo by Photo by AquaNet
 
Corydoras leopardus
[]



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

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



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras longipinnis
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras loretoensis
[]



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

Photo by Photo by Greco, F.M.
 
Corydoras loxozonus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 3.0 cm SL

 
Corydoras lymnades
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 5.9 cm SL

 
Corydoras maculifer
[Dotted corydoras]
No picture found


 
Corydoras mamore
[]



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

Photo by Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Corydoras melanistius
[Bluespotted corydoras]



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

Photo by Photo by AquaNet
 
Corydoras melanotaenia
[Green gold catfish]



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

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



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

Photo by Photo by Janiczak, B.J.
 
Corydoras metae
[Masked corydoras]
No picture found

Max. Length 4 cm SL

 
Corydoras micracanthus
[]
No picture found


 
Corydoras microcephalus
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras multimaculatus
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras nanus
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras napoensis
[]



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

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



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

Photo by Photo by AquaNet
 
Corydoras nattereri
[Blue corydoras]



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

Photo by Photo by Habluetzel, P.
 
Corydoras negro
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras nijsseni
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 5.6 cm SL

 
Corydoras noelkempffi
[]



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

Photo by Photo by AquaNet
 
Corydoras oiapoquensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 4.9 cm SL

 
Corydoras ornatus
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras orphnopterus
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras ortegai
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras osteocarus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 6 cm SL

 
Corydoras ourastigma
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 5 cm SL

 
Corydoras oxyrhynchus
[]



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

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



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

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



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras pantanalensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 3.5 cm SL

 
Corydoras paragua
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras parallelus
[]



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

Photo by Photo by Fuller, I.
 
Corydoras pastazensis
[Pastaza corydoras]
No picture found

Max. Length 3.6 cm SL

 
Corydoras paucerna
[]
No picture found


 
Corydoras petracinii
[]



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

Photo by Photo by Landines, M.
 
Corydoras pinheiroi
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras polystictus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 4.1 cm SL

 
Corydoras potaroensis
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras pulcher
[Pretty corydoras]



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

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



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

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



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

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



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

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



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

Photo by Photo by Fuller, I.
 
Corydoras reynoldsi
[]



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

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



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras robustus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 4.1 cm SL

 
Corydoras sanchesi
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 5.1 cm SL

 
Corydoras saramaccensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 4.4 cm SL

 
Corydoras sarareensis
[]



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

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



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

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



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

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



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras serratus
[]



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

Photo by Photo by AquaNet
 
Corydoras seussi
[]



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

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



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

Photo by Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Corydoras simulatus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 4.6 cm SL

 
Corydoras sipaliwini
[]



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

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



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras solox
[]



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

Photo by Photo by Schraml, E.
 
Corydoras spectabilis
[]



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

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Corydoras spilurus
[Pinkthroat corydoras]



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

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Corydoras splendens
[Emerald catfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 5 cm SL

 
Corydoras steindachneri
[Paraná corydoras]



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

Photo by Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Corydoras stenocephalus
[]



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

Photo by Photo by Cygnel, S.
 
Corydoras sterbai
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 5.1 cm SL

 
Corydoras surinamensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 4.3 cm SL

 
Corydoras sychri
[Sychr's catfish]



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

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



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

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



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

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



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

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Corydoras undulatus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 2.8 cm SL

 
Corydoras urucu
[]



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras virginiae
[]



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

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



South America

Corydoras weitzmani Nijssen, 1971

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



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

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



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Corydoras zygatus
[Black band catfish]



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

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



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

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Dianema urostriatum
[Flagtail catfish]



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

Photo by Photo by Landines, M.
 
Hoplosternum littorale
[Atipa]



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

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



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

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Hoplosternum punctatum
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 5 cm SL

 
Lepthoplosternum altamazonicum
[]



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

Photo by Photo by Habluetzel, P.
 
Lepthoplosternum beni
[]



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

Photo by Photo by Landines, M.
 
Lepthoplosternum pectorale
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 4.6 cm SL

 
Lepthoplosternum stellatum
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 4.6 cm SL

 
Lepthoplosternum tordilho
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 4.6 cm SL

 
Lepthoplosternum ucamara
[]



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

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



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

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Megalechis thoracata
[]



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

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



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

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Scleromystax macropterus
[Sailfin corydoras]



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

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


 
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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