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genus

Common Bristlenose Catfish
Ancistrus Kner, 1854

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Siluriformes - catfish »  family Loricariidae - suckermouth armored catfishes

Scientific synonyms

Xenocara

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Included taxa

Number of records: 65

species Ancistrus aguaboensis Fisch-Muller, Mazzoni & Weber, 2001
species Ancistrus bodenhameri Schultz, 1944
species Ancistrus bolivianus (Steindachner, 1915)
species Ancistrus brevifilis Eigenmann, 1920
species Ancistrus brevipinnis (Regan, 1904)
species Ancistrus bufonius (Valenciennes, 1840)
species Ancistrus caucanus Fowler, 1943
species Ancistrus centrolepis Regan, 1913
species Ancistrus chagresi Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1889
species Ancistrus cirrhosus (Valenciennes, 1836) - Jumbie Teta

Ancistrus cirrhosus - Jumbie Teta

species Ancistrus claro Knaack, 1999
species Ancistrus clementinae Rendahl, 1937
species Ancistrus cryptophthalmus Reis, 1987
species Ancistrus cuiabae Knaack, 1999
species Ancistrus damasceni (Steindachner, 1907)
species Ancistrus dolichopterus Kner, 1854 - Bluechin Xenocara

Ancistrus dolichopterus - Bluechin Xenocara

species Ancistrus dubius Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1889
species Ancistrus erinaceus (Valenciennes, 1840)
species Ancistrus eustictus (Fowler, 1945)
species Ancistrus formoso Sabino & Trajano, 1997
species Ancistrus fulvus (Holly, 1929)
species Ancistrus galani Pérez & Viloria, 1994
species Ancistrus greeni (Isbrücker, 2001)
species Ancistrus gymnorhynchus Kner, 1854
species Ancistrus heterorhynchus (Regan, 1912)
species Ancistrus hoplogenys (Günther, 1864)

Ancistrus hoplogenys

species Ancistrus jataiensis Fisch-Muller, Cardoso, da Silva & Bertaco, 2005
species Ancistrus jelskii (Steindachner, 1877)
species Ancistrus latifrons (Günther, 1869)
species Ancistrus leucostictus (Günther, 1864)

Ancistrus leucostictus

species Ancistrus lineolatus Fowler, 1943
species Ancistrus lithurgicus Eigenmann, 1912
species Ancistrus macrophthalmus (Pellegrin, 1912)
species Ancistrus maculatus (Steindachner, 1881)
species Ancistrus malacops (Cope, 1872)
species Ancistrus maracasae Fowler, 1946
species Ancistrus marcapatae (Regan, 1904)
species Ancistrus martini Schultz, 1944
species Ancistrus mattogrossensis Miranda-Ribeiro, 1912
species Ancistrus megalostomus Pearson, 1924
species Ancistrus minutus Fisch-Muller, Mazzoni & Weber, 2001
species Ancistrus montanus (Regan, 1904)
species Ancistrus multispinis (Regan, 1912)
species Ancistrus nudiceps (Müller & Troschel, 1849)
species Ancistrus occidentalis (Regan, 1904)
species Ancistrus occloi Eigenmann, 1928
species Ancistrus parecis Fisch-Muller, Cardoso, da Silva & Bertaco, 2005
species Ancistrus pirareta Muller, 1989
species Ancistrus piriformis Muller, 1989
species Ancistrus ranunculus Muller, Rapp Py-Daniel & Zuanon, 1994
species Ancistrus reisi Fisch-Muller, Cardoso, da Silva & Bertaco, 2005
species Ancistrus salgadae Fowler, 1941
species Ancistrus sericeus (Cope, 1872)
species Ancistrus spinosus Meek & Hildebrand, 1916
species Ancistrus stigmaticus Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1889
species Ancistrus tamboensis Fowler, 1945
species Ancistrus taunayi Miranda-Ribeiro, 1918
species Ancistrus temminckii (Valenciennes, 1840) - Temminck´s Bristlenose Catfish

Ancistrus temminckii - Temminck´s Bristlenose Catfish

species Ancistrus tolima Taphorn, Armbruster, Villa-Navarro & Ray, 2013
species Ancistrus tombador Fisch-Muller, Cardoso, da Silva & Bertaco, 2005
species Ancistrus trinitatis (Günther, 1864)
species Ancistrus triradiatus Eigenmann, 1918
species Ancistrus variolus (Cope, 1872)
species Ancistrus verecundus Fisch-Muller, Cardoso, da Silva & Bertaco, 2005
species Ancistrus vericaucanus Taphorn, Armbruster, Villa-Navarro & Ray, 2013

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/226]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Ancistrus Kner, 1854]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Ferraris C. J. (2007): Checklist of catfishes, recent and fossil (Osteichthyes: Siluriformes), and catalogue of siluriform primary types, Zootaxa 1418, 628 pp [as Ancistrus Kner, 1854]
Data retrieved on: 13 June 2013
EN Baumgartner, D.; G. Baumgartner; C. S. Pavanelli; P. R. L. da Silva; V. A. Frana; L. C. de Oliveira; M. R. Michelon (2006): Fish, Salto Osório Reservoir, Iguaçu River basin, Paraná State, Brazil. [http://www.checklist.org.br/getpdf?SL004...], Check List 2(1):1-4 [as Ancistrus]

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