Family Clariidae Bonaparte, 1845 – airbreathing catfishes

Family Clariidae Bonaparte, 1845 – airbreathing catfishes

The Family Clariidae includes 16 genera (Bathyclarias, Channallabes, Clariallabes, Clarias, Dinotopterus, Dolichallabes, Encheloclarias, Gymnallabes, Heterobranchus, Horaglanis, Platyallabes, Platyclarias, Pseudotanganikallabes, Tanganikallabes, Uegitglanis and Xenoclarias)

There are 16 genera and 122 species currently recognized: Bathyclarias (5), Channallabes (6), Clariallabes (16), Clarias (61), Dinotopterus (8), Dolichallabes (1), Encheloclarias (7), Gymnallabes (2), Heterobranchus (4), Horaglanis (3), Platyallabes (1), Platyclarias (1), Pseudotanganikallabes (1), Tanganikallabes (3), Uegitglanis (1) and Xenoclarias (2)

Images: the images are sorted according to genus

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