Taxon profile


callichthyid armored catfishes
Callichthyidae Bonaparte, 1838

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Siluriformes - catfish

Included taxa

Number of records: 9

genus Aspidoras Ihering, 1907
genus Brochis Cope, 1871
genus Callichthys Scopoli, 1777
genus Corydoras Lacépède, 1803
genus Dianema Cope, 1871
genus Hoplosternum Gill, 1858
genus Lepthoplosternum Reis, 1997
genus Megalechis Reis, 1997
genus Scleromystax Günther, 1864

Links and literature

Data source info

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
[Data retrieved on: 05 May 2007]

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