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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae Minnows or carps
Subfamily: Cyprininae
Genus: Capoeta

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Capoeta aculeata Asia 37.3 TL 1844
Capoeta angorae Ankara barb Asia 43 TL 1925
Capoeta antalyensis Antalya barb Asia 34 TL 1943
Capoeta aydinensis Europe 23.4 SL 2017
Capoeta baliki Sakarya barb Asia 25.4 SL 2006
Capoeta banarescui Banarescu’s barb Asia 40 FL 2006
Capoeta barroisi Tigris barb Asia 48 TL 1894
Capoeta bergamae Bergama barb Asia 19.8 SL 1969
Capoeta buhsei Asia 25.4 TL 1877
Capoeta caelestis Taurus scraper Asia 19.6 SL 2009
Capoeta capoeta Seven khramulya Asia 41 TL 1773
Capoeta capoetoides Africa 11.7 TL 1938
Capoeta coadi Asia 19.5 SL 2016
Capoeta damascina Mesopotamian barb Eurasia 50 TL 1842
Capoeta ekmekciae Grusinian scraper Asia 28 SL 2006
Capoeta erhani Ceyhan scraper Asia 28 SL 2008
Capoeta ferdowsii Asia 13.8 SL 2017
Capoeta fusca Asia 12.1 SL 1897
Capoeta gracilis Asia 35 TL 1861
Capoeta kosswigi Van barb Asia 15 SL 1969
Capoeta mandica Asia 13 SL 1982
Capoeta mauricii Longsnout scraper Asia 44 TL 2009
Capoeta pestai E?irdir barb Asia 21.8 SL 1933
Capoeta pyragyi Asia 15.6 SL 2017
Capoeta razii Asia 18.4 SL 2017
Capoeta saadii Asia 23.1 SL 1847
Capoeta sevangi Asia 68 TL 1865
Capoeta shajariani Asia 20.3 SL 2017
Capoeta sieboldii Colchic khramulya Asia 45.5 TL 1864
Capoeta tinca Anatolian khramulya Asia 36 TL 1843
Capoeta trutta Asia 48.5 SL 1843
Capoeta turani Seyhan scraper Asia 15.1 SL 2008
Capoeta umbla Tigris scraper Asia 40 SL 1843

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