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Class: Actinopteri
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Claroteidae Claroteid catfishes
Subfamily: Claroteinae
Genus: Phyllonemus

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Max. Length 7.8 cm SL

 
Phyllonemus brichardi
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Africa
Max. Length 8.7 cm TL
Phyllonemus filinemus Worthington & Ricardo, 1937

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Phyllonemus filinemus
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Africa
Max. Length 8.8 cm TL
Phyllonemus typus Boulenger, 1906

Photo by Photo by Germeau, G./ Doumont, Y.
 
Phyllonemus typus
[Spatula-barbeled catfish]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Phyllonemus brichardi Africa 7.8 SL 1987
Phyllonemus filinemus Africa 8.7 TL 1937
Phyllonemus typus Spatula-barbeled catfish Africa 8.8 TL 1906



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