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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Auchenipteridae Driftwood catfishes
Subfamily: Centromochlinae
Genus: Centromochlus

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Max. Length 3.6 cm SL

 
Centromochlus altae
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Max. Length 4.8 cm SL

 
Centromochlus bockmanni
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Max. Length 3.9 cm SL

 
Centromochlus britskii
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Max. Length 7.7 cm SL

 
Centromochlus concolor
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South America
Max. Length 9.0 cm SL
Centromochlus existimatus Mees, 1974

Photo by Photo by Sazima, I.
 
Centromochlus existimatus
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Max. Length 7.1 cm SL

 
Centromochlus ferrarisi
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South America
Max. Length 13.9 cm SL
Centromochlus heckelii (De Filippi, 1853)

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Centromochlus heckelii
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Max. Length 13.0 cm SL

 
Centromochlus macracanthus
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Centromochlus megalops
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Max. Length 6.2 cm SL

 
Centromochlus meridionalis
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South America
Max. Length 5 cm SL
Centromochlus perugiae Steindachner, 1882

Photo by Photo by Germeau, G./ Doumont, Y.
 
Centromochlus perugiae
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Max. Length 4.5 cm SL

 
Centromochlus punctatus
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South America
Max. Length 4.0 cm SL
Centromochlus reticulatus (Mees, 1974)

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Centromochlus reticulatus
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South America
Max. Length 3.3 cm SL
Centromochlus romani (Mees, 1988)

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Centromochlus romani
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South America
Max. Length 10.9 cm SL
Centromochlus schultzi Rössel, 1962

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Centromochlus schultzi
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Max. Length 4.8 cm SL

 
Centromochlus simplex
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16 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Centromochlus altae South America 3.6 SL 1945
Centromochlus bockmanni South America 4.8 SL 2005
Centromochlus britskii South America 3.9 SL 2015
Centromochlus concolor South America 7.7 SL 1974
Centromochlus existimatus South America 9.0 SL 1974
Centromochlus ferrarisi South America 7.1 SL 2015
Centromochlus heckelii South America 13.9 SL 1853
Centromochlus macracanthus South America 13.0 SL 2000
Centromochlus megalops South America 1858
Centromochlus meridionalis South America 6.2 SL 2013
Centromochlus perugiae South America 5 SL 1882
Centromochlus punctatus South America 4.5 SL 1974
Centromochlus reticulatus South America 4.0 SL 1974
Centromochlus romani South America 3.3 SL 1988
Centromochlus schultzi South America 10.9 SL 1962
Centromochlus simplex South America 4.8 SL 1974



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