List of fish families

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This is a list of fish families sorted alphabetically by scientific name. There are 525 families in the list.

Contents

A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K - L - M - N - O - P - R - S - T - U - V - W - X - Y - Z


A

Ab-Am - An-Ap - Ar-Au


Ab-Am

An-Ap

Ar-Au

B

C

Ca - Ce - Ch - Ci-Cu - Cy


Ca

Ce

Ch

Ci-Cu

Cy

D

E

F

G

H

I

K

L

La-Li - Lo-Lu


La-Li

Lo-Lu

M

Ma-Mi - Mo-My


Ma-Mi

N

O

P

Pa-Pe - Ph-Pl - Po-Pr - Ps-Pt


Pa-Pe

Ph-Pl

Po-Pr

Ps-Pt

R

S

Sa-Sc - Se-St - Su-Sy


Sa-Sc

Se-St

Su-Sy

T

U

V

X

Z

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Stream catfish

The stream catfishes comprise the family Akysidae of catfishes.

<i>Akysis</i> Genus of catfish

Akysis is the largest genus of catfishes of the family Akysidae.

Akysis longifilis is a species of catfish belonging to the family Akysidae, the stream catfishes. It is only known to inhabit the Sittang River basin in southern Myanmar.

Pseudobagarius meridionalis is a species of catfish belonging to the family Akysidae. It is only known from the Barito River basin in southern Borneo.

Sisoroidea

Sisoroidea is a superfamily of catfishes. It contains the four families Amblycipitidae, Akysidae, Sisoridae, and Erethistidae; many sources also include Aspredinidae. With Aspredinidae, this superfamily includes about 42 genera and 230 species.

Parakysis is a genus of catfishes of the family Akysidae. It includes six species.

Pseudobagarius is a genus of catfishes of the family Akysidae.

Acrochordonichthys chamaeleon is a species of catfish of the family Akysidae.

Acrochordonichthys gyrinus, the Falcate chameleon catfish, is a species of catfish of the family Akysidae. A detailed discussion of this species's relationship with the other members of its genus can be found on Acrochordonichthys.

Acrochordonichthys mahakamensis is a species of catfish of the family Akysidae. A detailed discussion of this species's relationship with the other members of its genus can be found on Acrochordonichthys.

Acrochordonichthys pachyderma is a species of catfish of the family Akysidae. It is found in Borneo. A detailed discussion of this species's relationship with the other members of its genus can be found on Acrochordonichthys.

Acrochordonichthys strigosus is a species of catfish of the family Akysidae. It is a freshwater fish only known from the Kapuas River drainage in Kalimantan, in the Indonesian part of Borneo. It grows to 8.4 cm (3.3 in) standard length. A detailed discussion of this species's relationship with the other members of its genus can be found on Acrochordonichthys.

Breitensteinia cessator is a species of catfish of the family Akysidae. A detailed discussion of this species's relationship with the other species in the genus can be found at Breitensteinia.

Breitensteinia hypselurus is a species of catfish of the family Akysidae. A detailed discussion of this species's relationship with the other species in the genus can be found at Breitensteinia.

Parakysis anomalopteryx is a species of catfish of the family Akysidae. A detailed discussion of this species's relationship with the other five members of its genus can be found at Parakysis.

Parakysis grandis is a species of catfish of the family Akysidae. A detailed discussion of this species's relationship with the other member of its genus can be found at Parakysis.

Parakysis longirostris is a species of catfish of the family Akysidae. It goes under common names longnose little warty catfish and Singapore little warty catfish. It is found in the south end of the Malay Peninsula and Bintan Island, Indonesia. A detailed discussion of this species's relationship with the other member of its genus can be found at Parakysis.

Parakysis verrucosus is a species of catfish of the family Akysidae. A detailed discussion of this species's relationship with the other member of its genus can be found at Parakysis.

Akysis recavus is a species of fish in the family Akysidae, the stream catfishes. It is native to Thailand, where it occurs in the Chao Phraya River. It has also been reported from Laos.

Akysis vespa is a species of fish in the family Akysidae, the stream catfishes. It is endemic to Burma, where it occurs in the Ataran River drainage. This species was described to science in 2004.