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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cobitidae Loaches
Subfamily: Botiinae
Genus: Parabotia

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Asia
Max. Length 21.4 cm TL
Parabotia banarescui (Nalbant, 1965)

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Parabotia banarescui
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Max. Length 13.5 cm SL

 
Parabotia bimaculata
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Max. Length 11.4 cm TL

 
Parabotia brevirostris
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Max. Length 15 cm SL

 
Parabotia curtus
[Kissing loach]
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Parabotia dubia
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Asia
Max. Length 18.8 cm SL
Parabotia fasciata Dabry de Thiersant, 1872

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Parabotia fasciata
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Parabotia kiangsiensis
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Parabotia kimluani
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Asia

Parabotia lijiangensis Chen, 1980

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Parabotia lijiangensis
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Asia
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Parabotia maculosa (Wu, 1939)

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Parabotia maculosa
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Max. Length 21.5 cm TL

 
Parabotia mantschurica
[Manchurian spiny loach]
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Parabotia parva
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Parabotia vancuongi
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13 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Parabotia banarescui Asia 21.4 TL 1965
Parabotia bimaculata Asia 13.5 SL 1980
Parabotia brevirostris Asia 11.4 TL 2012
Parabotia curtus Kissing loach Asia 15 SL 1846
Parabotia dubia Asia 2001
Parabotia fasciata Asia 18.8 SL 1872
Parabotia kiangsiensis Asia 1986
Parabotia kimluani Asia 2005
Parabotia lijiangensis Asia 1980
Parabotia maculosa Asia 20 TL 1939
Parabotia mantschurica Manchurian spiny loach Asia 21.5 TL 1907
Parabotia parva Asia 1980
Parabotia vancuongi Asia 2005



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