Family Doradidae Bleeker, 1858 – thorny catfishes

Family Doradidae Bleeker, 1858 – thorny catfishes

The Family Doradidae includes 3 subfamilies and 33 genera [Doradinae (Acanthodoras, Agamyxis, Anduzedoras, Centrochir, Centrodoras, Doraops, Doras, Franciscodoras, Hassar, Hemidoras, Leptodoras, Lithodoras, Megalodoras, Nemadoras, Opsodoras, Orinocodoras, Ossancora, Oxydoras, Platydoras, Pterodoras, Rhinodoras, Rhynchodoras, Tenellus and Trachydoras)], [Astrodoradinae (Amblydoras, Anadoras, Astrodoras, Hypodoras, Merodoras and Physopyxis)] and [Wertheimerinae (Kalyptodoras, Scorpiodoras and Wertheimeria)]

There are 3 subfamilies, 33 genera and 94 species currently recognized: Doradinae (Acanthodoras (3), Agamyxis (2), Anduzedoras (1), Centrochir (1), Centrodoras (2), Doraops (1), Doras (5), Franciscodoras (1), Hassar (5), Hemidoras (3), Leptodoras (12), Lithodoras (1), Megalodoras (2), Nemadoras (5), Opsodoras (2), Orinocodoras (1), Ossancora (4), Oxydoras (3), Platydoras (4), Pterodoras (2), Rhinodoras (5), Rhynchodoras (3), Tenellus (2) and Trachydoras (5)), [Astrodoradinae (Amblydoras (5), Anadoras (4), Astrodoras (1), Hypodoras (1), Merodoras (1) and Physopyxis (3)) and Wertheimerinae (Kalyptodoras (1), Scorpiodoras (2) and Wertheimeria (1))

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