Genera of Catfishes

Families

Family
Subfamily

with genus

Genus
 
Length (total)
Body
height
dorsal
fin
soft
rays
Adi
pose
 
Acentronichthys
Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1889

Acentronichthys
10
 
 
Brachyglanis
Eigenmann, 1912

Brachyglanis
12
 
 
Brachyrhamdia
Myers, 1927

Brachyrhamdia
11
 
 
Cetopsorhamdia
Eigenmann & Fisher, 1916

Cetopsorhamdia
15
 
 
Chasmocranus
Eigenmann, 1912

Chasmocranus
15
 
 
Gladioglanis
Ferraris & Mago-Leccia, 1989

Gladioglanis
5
 
 
Goeldiella
Eigenmann & Norris, 1900

Goeldiella
35
 
6
 
Heptapterus
Bleeker, 1858

Heptapterus
22
 
 
Horiomyzon
Stewart, 1986

Horiomyzon
 
 
Imparfinis
Eigenmann & Norris, 1900

Imparfinis
 
 
Leptorhamdia
Eigenmann, 1918

Leptorhamdia
 
 
Mastiglanis
Bockmann, 1994

Mastiglanis
7
normal
 
conspicuously prolonged pectoral fin
Myoglanis
Eigenmann, 1912

Myoglanis
18
 
 
Nannoglanis
Boulenger, 1887

Nannoglanis
 
 
Nemuroglanis
Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1889

Nemuroglanis
 
 
Pariolius
Cope, 1872

Pariolius
 
 
Phenacorhamdia
Dahl, 1961

Phenacorhamdia
6
 
 
Phreatobius
Goeldi, 1905

Phreatobius
6
 
 
Pimelodella
Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1888

Pimelodella
15
 
 
Rhamdella
Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1888

Rhamdella
15
 
 
Rhamdia
Bleeker, 1858

Rhamdia
50
 
 
Rhamdioglanis
Ihering, 1907

Rhamdioglanis
 
 
Rhamdiopsis
Haseman, 1911

Rhamdiopsis
6
 
 
Taunayia
Miranda Ribeiro, 1918

Taunayia
 
 
24 entries found
Many thanks to
for the pictures
Andre Luis da Silva Castro (CC BY)
1
Paul Louis Oudart (1796–1860)
3
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