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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae Minnows or carps
Subfamily: Cultrinae


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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Anabarilius alburnops Asia 29 TL 1914
Anabarilius andersoni Asia 24 TL 1904
Anabarilius brevianalis Asia 12.5 SL 1992
Anabarilius duoyiheensis Asia 2002
Anabarilius goldenlineus Asia 1995
Anabarilius grahami Kanglang fish Asia 15.6 SL 1908
Anabarilius liui chenghaiensis Asia 22.3 SL 1984
Anabarilius liui liui Asia 27.3 SL 1944
Anabarilius liui yalongensis Asia 2003
Anabarilius liui yiliangensis Asia 25.6 SL 1983
Anabarilius longicaudatus Asia 20 SL 1986
Anabarilius macrolepis Asia 14.8 SL 1964
Anabarilius maculatus Asia 13.9 SL 1980
Anabarilius paucirastellus Asia 1988
Anabarilius polylepis Asia 22.7 SL 1904
Anabarilius qiluensis Asia 13.4 SL 1980
Anabarilius qionghaiensis Asia 26 SL 1986
Anabarilius songmingensis Asia 10 SL 1980
Anabarilius transmontanus Asia 16 TL 1925
Anabarilius xundianensis Asia 27 SL 1984
Anabarilius yangzonensis Asia 21.7 SL 1980
Ancherythroculter daovantieni Asia 1967
Ancherythroculter kurematsui Asia 22 TL 1934
Ancherythroculter lini Asia 19.1 SL 1994
Ancherythroculter nigrocauda Asia 24.6 SL 1964
Ancherythroculter wangi Asia 24 TL 1932
Chanodichthys abramoides Asia 1872
Chanodichthys dabryi Humpback Asia 53.1 TL 1871
Chanodichthys erythropterus Predatory carp Asia 102 TL 1855
Chanodichthys mongolicus Mongolian redfin Asia 100 SL 1855
Chanodichthys oxycephalus Asia 60 SL 1871
Culter alburnus Asia 92.8 FL 1855
Culter flavipinnis Asia 1883
Culter oxycephaloides Asia 36 TL 1908
Culter recurviceps Asia 54.6 TL 1846
Cultrichthys compressocorpus Asia 31.6 SL 1959
Hainania serrata Asia. 13 TL 1927
Hemiculter bleekeri Asia. 17 SL 1888
Hemiculter elongatus Asia 2001
Hemiculter krempfi Asia 1938
Hemiculter leucisculus Sharpbelly Asia 23 SL 1855
Hemiculter lucidus Ussuri sharpbelly Asia 25 SL 1872
Hemiculter songhongensis Asia 2001
Hemiculter tchangi Asia 22.5 SL 1942
Hemiculter varpachovskii Asia 1903
Ischikauia steenackeri Asia 30 TL 1883
Megalobrama amblycephala Wuchang bream Asia 200 TL 1955
Megalobrama elongata Asia 32 SL 1986
Megalobrama mantschuricus Asia 37.7 1855
Megalobrama pellegrini Asia 25.1 SL 1930
Megalobrama terminalis Black Amur bream Asia 60 TL 1846
Parabramis pekinensis White amur bream Asia 55 TL 1855
Paralaubuca barroni Asia 15 SL 1934
Paralaubuca harmandi Asia 21.9 SL 1883
Paralaubuca riveroi Asia 18 SL 1935
Paralaubuca stigmabrachium Asia 1934
Paralaubuca typus Asia 18 SL 1864
Pseudohemiculter dispar Asia 29.1 TL 1881
Pseudohemiculter hainanensis Asia 24 TL 1900
Pseudohemiculter kweichowensis Asia 11 SL 1942
Pseudohemiculter pacboensis Asia 2001
Pseudolaubuca engraulis Asia 22 TL 1925
Pseudolaubuca hotaya Asia 1978
Pseudolaubuca jouyi Asia 1905
Pseudolaubuca sinensis Asia 29.2 TL 1864
Sinibrama affinis Asia 1892
Sinibrama longianalis Asia 17.2 SL 2003
Sinibrama macrops Asia 22.7 TL 1868
Sinibrama melrosei Asia 18.3 SL 1927
Sinibrama taeniatus Asia 14.8 SL 1941
Sinibrama wui Asia 20.4 TL 1933
Toxabramis argentifer Asia 1901
Toxabramis hoffmanni Asia 24.8 SL 1934
Toxabramis hotayensis Asia 2001
Toxabramis houdemeri Asia 14.8 SL 1932
Toxabramis maensis Asia 2006
Toxabramis nhatleensis Asia 2006
Toxabramis swinhonis Asia 12 TL 1873



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