Family Siluridae Rafinesque, 1815 – sheatfishes

Family Siluridae Rafinesque, 1815 – sheatfishes

The Family Siluridae includes 13 genera (Belodontichthys, Ceratoglanis, Hemisilurus, Kryptopterus, Micronema, Ompok, Phalacronotus, Pinniwallago, Pterocryptis, Silurichthys, Silurus, Wallago and Wallagonia)

There are 13 genera and 100 species currently recognized: Belodontichthys (2), Ceratoglanis (2), Hemisilurus (3), Kryptopterus (17), Micronema (3), Ompok (25), Phalacronotus (4), Pinniwallago (1), Pterocryptis (15), Silurichthys (9), Silurus (17), Wallago (1) and Wallagonia (1)

Images: the images are sorted according to genus

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