The Siluridae are the nominate family of catfishes in the order Siluriformes. There are about 100 living species of silurids. These catfish do not have spines before their dorsal fins or adipose fins, and their pelvic fins are either small or absent. The anal fin base is usually very long. The largest species in this family is Silurus glanis, the Wels catfish.

All items (1)