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Taxon: Order Siluriformes Rafinesque, 1810 (fish)
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Pisces
   Class Actinopterygii Woodward, 1891 - ray-finned fishes
     Order Siluriformes Rafinesque, 1810 - catfishes
       01 Family Diplomystidae Eigenmann, 1890 - diplomystid catfishes
       02 Family Lacantuniidae Rodiles-Hern├índez, Hendrickson & Lundberg, 2005
       03 Family Ictaluridae Gill, 1861 - North American freshwater catfishes
       04 Family Bagridae Bleeker, 1858 - bagrid catfishes
       05 Family Cranoglanididae Myers, 1931, nom. corr. - armorhead catfishes
       06 Family Austroglanididae Mo, 1991
       07 Family Siluridae Rafinesque, 1815 - sheatfishes
       08 Family Schilbeidae Bleeker, 1858 - schilbeid catfishes
       09 Family Pangasiidae Bleeker, 1858 - pangasid catfishes
       10 Family Amblycipitidae Day, 1873 - torrent catfishes
       11 Family Amphiliidae Regan, 1911 - loach catfishes
       12 Family Akysidae Gill, 1861 - stream catfishes
       13 Family Sisoridae Bleeker, 1858 - sisorid catfishes
       14 Family Erethistidae
       15 Family Clariidae Bonaparte, 1846 - airbreathing catfishes
       16 Family Heteropneustidae - airsac catfishes
       17 Family Claroteidae Bleeker, 1862
       18 Family Chacidae Bleeker, 1858 - squarehead catfishes
       19 Family Olyridae - olyrid catfishes see Family Bagridae Bleeker, 1858
       20 Family Malapteruridae Bleeker, 1858 - electric catfishes
       21 Family Ariidae Bleeker, 1862 - sea catfishes
       22 Family Anchariidae Glaw & Vences, 1994
       23 Family Plotosidae Bleeker, 1858 - eeltail catfishes
       24 Family Mochokidae Jordan, 1923 - squeakers and upside-down catfishes
       25 Family Doradidae Bleeker, 1858 - thorny catfishes
       26 Family Auchenipteridae Bleeker, 1862 - auchenipterid catfishes
       27 Family Pimelodidae Bonaparte, 1838 - long-whiskered catfishes
       28 Family Pseudopimelodidae Lundberg, Bornbusch & Mago-Leccia, 1991 - bumblebee catfishes
       29 Family Heptapteridae Gill, 1861
       30 Family Cetopsidae Bleeker, 1858 - whalelike catfishes
       31 Family Hypophthalmidae - loweye catfishes see Family Pimelodidae Bonaparte, 1838
       32 Family Aspredinidae Adams, 1854 - banjo catfishes
       33 Family Nematogenyidae Bleeker, 1862
       34 Family Trichomycteridae Bleeker, 1858 - parasitic catfishes and candirus
       35 Family Callichthyidae Bonaparte, 1838 - callichthyid armored catfishes
       36 Family Loricariidae Rafinesque, 1815 - suckermouth armored catfishes
       37 Family Scoloplacidae Bailey & Baskin, 1976 - spiny dwarf catfishes
       38 Family Astroblepidae Bleeker, 1862 - climbing catfishes

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Last updated: 29 Nov 2020