Loricariidae Rafinesque, 1815

Family in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataActinopterygiiSiluriformes

  • 26,127

    Occurrences
  • 866

    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Loricariidae Rafinesque, 1815

Common names

  • armored catfishes eng
  • Harnischwelse deu
  • suckermouth armored catfishes
  • more

Taxonomic status

Accepted family

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Habitat

Marine

Georeferenced data

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Actinopterygii
order
Siluriformes
family
Loricariidae
genus
109
species
866
 
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Bibliography

Eschmeyer, W. : Catalog of fishes; California Academy of Sciences, department Ichtyology.

Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.