Family Heptapteridae Gill, 1861 – three barbeled catfishes

Family Heptapteridae Gill, 1861 – three barbeled catfishes

The Family Heptapteridae includes 23 genera (Acentronichthys, Brachyglanis, Brachyrhamdia, Cetopsorhamdia, Chasmocranus, Gladioglanis, Goeldiella, Heptapterus, Horiomyzon, Imparfinis, Leptorhamdia, Mastiglanis, Myoglanis, Nannoglanis, Nemuroglanis, Pariolius, Phenacorhamdia, Pimelodella, Rhamdella, Rhamdia, Rhamdioglanis, Rhamdiopsis and Taunayia)

There are 24 genera and 211 species currently recognized: Acentronichthys (1), Brachyglanis (6), Brachyrhamdia (6), Cetopsorhamdia (9), Chasmocranus (10), Gladioglanis (3), Goeldiella (1), Heptapterus (12), Horiomyzon (1), Imparfinis (19), Leptorhamdia (3), Mastiglanis (1), Myoglanis (3), Nannoglanis (1), Nemuroglanis (4), Pariolius (1), Phenacorhamdia (11), Pimelodella (79), Rhamdella (9), Rhamdia (25), Rhamdioglanis (2), Rhamdiopsis (3) and Taunayia (1)

Images: the images are sorted according to genus

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