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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Doradidae Thorny catfishes

Genus: Leptodoras

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South America
Max. Length 20.3 cm SL
Leptodoras acipenserinus (Günther, 1868)

Photo by Photo by Sabaj Pérez, M.H.
 
Leptodoras acipenserinus
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South America
Max. Length 19.4 cm SL
Leptodoras cataniai Sabaj Pérez, 2005

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Leptodoras cataniai
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South America
Max. Length 14.2 cm SL
Leptodoras copei (Fernández-Yépez, 1968)

Photo by Photo by Sabaj Pérez, M.H.
 
Leptodoras copei
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South America
Max. Length 22.8 cm TL
Leptodoras hasemani (Steindachner, 1915)

Photo by Photo by Sabaj Pérez, M.H.
 
Leptodoras hasemani
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South America
Max. Length 28.8 cm SL
Leptodoras juruensis Boulenger, 1898

Photo by Photo by Sabaj Pérez, M.H.
 
Leptodoras juruensis
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South America
Max. Length 23 cm SL
Leptodoras linnelli Eigenmann, 1912

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Leptodoras linnelli
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Max. Length 9.3 cm SL

 
Leptodoras marki
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South America
Max. Length 7.7 cm SL
Leptodoras myersi Böhlke, 1970

Photo by Photo by Sabaj Pérez, M.H.
 
Leptodoras myersi
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South America
Max. Length 16.2 cm SL
Leptodoras nelsoni Sabaj Pérez, 2005

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Leptodoras nelsoni
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Max. Length 12.4 cm SL

 
Leptodoras oyakawai
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South America
Max. Length 18.5 cm SL
Leptodoras praelongus (Myers & Weitzman, 1956)

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Leptodoras praelongus
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South America
Max. Length 18 cm SL
Leptodoras rogersae Sabaj Pérez, 2005

Photo by Photo by Sabaj Pérez, M.H.
 
Leptodoras rogersae
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12 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Leptodoras acipenserinus South America 20.3 SL 1868
Leptodoras cataniai South America 19.4 SL 2005
Leptodoras copei South America 14.2 SL 1968
Leptodoras hasemani South America 22.8 TL 1915
Leptodoras juruensis South America 28.8 SL 1898
Leptodoras linnelli South America 23 SL 1912
Leptodoras marki South America 9.3 SL 2010
Leptodoras myersi South America 7.7 SL 1970
Leptodoras nelsoni South America 16.2 SL 2005
Leptodoras oyakawai South America 12.4 SL 2008
Leptodoras praelongus South America 18.5 SL 1956
Leptodoras rogersae South America 18 SL 2005



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