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Akysis maculipinnis

Akysis maculipinnis
Photo by Heok Hee Ng


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The All Catfish Species Inventory Project

Tree of Life: Siluriformes Website by John G. Lundberg & John P. Friel

Siluriformes Website by Lawrence M. Page and others, providing taxonomic information on catfishes

The Loricariidae Website by Jonathan Armbruster

Atlas of Skeletal Anatomy of Pimelodid Catfishes Website by John G. Lundberg & Mike W. Littmann

Aquaria Central: Catfish Species Profiles

Database Covering all Species of Fish (© Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. 2005.FishBase.)

Database of References on all Species of Fish (© 2005 California Academy of Sciences)

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