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Family: Cyprinidae Minnows or carps



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Asia
Max. Length 130 cm SL
Aaptosyax grypus Rainboth, 1991

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Aaptosyax grypus
[Giant salmon carp]
No picture found


 
Abbottina binhi
[]
No picture found


 
Abbottina lalinensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 6.6 cm SL
Abbottina liaoningensis Qin, 1987

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Abbottina liaoningensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 10.9 cm TL
Abbottina obtusirostris (Wu & Wang, 1931)

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Abbottina obtusirostris
[]



Asia
Max. Length 18.9 cm TL
Abbottina rivularis (Basilewsky, 1855)

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Abbottina rivularis
[Chinese false gudgeon]



Europe and Asia
Max. Length 82 cm TL
Abramis brama (Linnaeus, 1758)

Photo by Photo by Hartl, A.
 
Abramis brama
[Freshwater bream]
No picture found

Max. Length 20.2 cm SL

 
Acanthobrama centisquama
[Orontes bream]
No picture found


 
Acanthobrama hadiyahensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Acanthobrama lissneri Tortonese, 1952

Photo by Photo by Hamidan, N.A.
 
Acanthobrama lissneri
[]



Asia
Max. Length 29 cm TL
Acanthobrama marmid Heckel, 1843

Photo by Photo by Cicek, E. & S. Sungur
 
Acanthobrama marmid
[Tigris bream]



Asia
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Acanthobrama microlepis (De Filippi, 1863)

Photo by Photo by Abbasi, K.
 
Acanthobrama microlepis
[Blackbrow bleak]
No picture found

Max. Length 15.6 cm SL

 
Acanthobrama orontis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 9.7 cm SL
Acanthobrama persidis (Coad, 1981)

Photo by Photo by Esmaeili, H.R.
 
Acanthobrama persidis
[]



Eurasia
Max. Length 11 cm TL
Acanthobrama telavivensis Goren, Fishelson & Trewavas, 1973

Photo by Photo by Darom, D.
 
Acanthobrama telavivensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 17.4 cm SL

 
Acanthobrama thisbeae
[]
No picture found


 
Acanthobrama tricolor
[]



Asia

Acanthobrama urmianus (Günther, 1899)

Photo by Photo by Abbasi, K.
 
Acanthobrama urmianus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 20 cm SL
Acanthogobio guentheri Herzenstein, 1892

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Acanthogobio guentheri
[]



Asia
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Acanthorhodeus chankaensis (Dybowski, 1872)

Photo by Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Acanthorhodeus chankaensis
[Khanka spiny bitterling]



Africa
Max. Length 61 cm TL
Acapoeta tanganicae (Boulenger, 1900)

Photo by Photo by de Vos, L.
 
Acapoeta tanganicae
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 16 cm TL

 
Acheilognathus asmussii
[Russian bitterling]



Asia
Max. Length 8.4 cm SL
Acheilognathus barbatulus Günther, 1873

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Acheilognathus barbatulus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 9 cm TL

 
Acheilognathus barbatus
[]
No picture found


 
Acheilognathus binidentatus
[]
No picture found


 
Acheilognathus brevicaudatus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 6.4 cm SL

 
Acheilognathus changtingensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 10 cm TL

 
Acheilognathus coreanus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Acheilognathus cyanostigma Jordan & Fowler, 1903

Photo by Photo by Senou, H.
 
Acheilognathus cyanostigma
[Striped bitterling]



Asia
Max. Length 5.2 cm SL
Acheilognathus deignani (Smith, 1945)

Photo by Photo by Vidthayanon, C.
 
Acheilognathus deignani
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 9.8 cm SL

 
Acheilognathus elongatoides
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 19.8 cm SL

 
Acheilognathus elongatus
[]
No picture found


 
Acheilognathus fasciodorsalis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 5.6 cm SL
Acheilognathus gracilis Nichols, 1926

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Acheilognathus gracilis
[]



Asia

Acheilognathus hondae (Jordan & Metz, 1913)

Photo by Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Acheilognathus hondae
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 16.5 cm SL

 
Acheilognathus hypselonotus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Acheilognathus imberbis Günther, 1868

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Acheilognathus imberbis
[]
No picture found


 
Acheilognathus imfasciodorsalis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 13 cm TL

 
Acheilognathus intermedia
[]
No picture found


 
Acheilognathus kyphus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 9.2 cm SL

 
Acheilognathus longibarbatus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 8 cm TL

 
Acheilognathus longipinnis
[Deepbody bitterling]
No picture found

Max. Length 5.2 cm SL

 
Acheilognathus macromandibularis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 27.5 cm SL
Acheilognathus macropterus (Bleeker, 1871)

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Acheilognathus macropterus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 10.0 cm SL

 
Acheilognathus majusculus
[]
No picture found


 
Acheilognathus melanogaster
[]



Asia
Max. Length 11.9 cm TL
Acheilognathus meridianus (Wu, 1939)

Photo by Photo by Choy, H.W.
 
Acheilognathus meridianus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 6.8 cm SL

 
Acheilognathus microphysa
[]
No picture found


 
Acheilognathus nguyenvanhaoi
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 7.2 cm SL

 
Acheilognathus omeiensis
[]
No picture found


 
Acheilognathus peihoensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 9.5 cm SL

 
Acheilognathus polylepis
[]
No picture found


 
Acheilognathus polyspinus
[]



Asia

Acheilognathus rhombeus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)

Photo by Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Acheilognathus rhombeus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 5.4 cm SL

 
Acheilognathus striatus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 7.9 cm SL
Acheilognathus tabira Jordan & Thompson, 1914

Photo by Photo by Senou, H.
 
Acheilognathus tabira
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 11.1 cm FL

 
Acheilognathus taenianalis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 9.2 cm SL
Acheilognathus tonkinensis (Vaillant, 1892)

Photo by Photo by Gordon, A.
 
Acheilognathus tonkinensis
[]
No picture found


 
Acheilognathus typus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 16 cm TL
Acheilognathus yamatsutae Mori, 1928

Photo by Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Acheilognathus yamatsutae
[]



Europe
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Achondrostoma arcasii (Steindachner, 1866)

Photo by Photo by Delgado Saez, J.A.
 
Achondrostoma arcasii
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 9.5 cm SL

 
Achondrostoma occidentale
[]



Europe
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Achondrostoma oligolepis (Robalo, Doadrio, Almada & Kottelat, 2005)

Photo by Photo by Ribeiro, F.
 
Achondrostoma oligolepis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 8.1 cm SL

 
Achondrostoma salmantinum
[]



North America
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Acrocheilus alutaceus Agassiz & Pickering, 1855

Photo by Photo by Moodie, G.E.E.
 
Acrocheilus alutaceus
[Chiselmouth]
No picture found


 
Acrossocheilus aluoiensis
[]
No picture found


 
Acrossocheilus baolacensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 13.1 cm SL

 
Acrossocheilus beijiangensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 20 cm TL

 
Acrossocheilus clivosius
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 19.2 cm SL

 
Acrossocheilus fasciatus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Acrossocheilus hemispinus (Nichols, 1925)

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Acrossocheilus hemispinus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 10.7 cm SL

 
Acrossocheilus ikedai
[]



Asia
Max. Length 29.7 cm SL
Acrossocheilus iridescens (Nichols & Pope, 1927)

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Acrossocheilus iridescens
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 16.9 cm SL

 
Acrossocheilus jishouensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 15.4 cm SL

 
Acrossocheilus kreyenbergii
[]
No picture found


 
Acrossocheilus lamus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 10 cm OT
Acrossocheilus longipinnis (Wu, 1939)

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Acrossocheilus longipinnis
[]
No picture found


 
Acrossocheilus macrophthalmus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 15.3 cm SL

 
Acrossocheilus malacopterus
[]
No picture found


 
Acrossocheilus microstoma
[]



Asia
Max. Length 18 cm TL
Acrossocheilus monticola (Günther, 1888)

Photo by Photo by Zeng Zhi xuan
 
Acrossocheilus monticola
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 11.7 cm SL

 
Acrossocheilus multistriatus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 22.5 cm TL
Acrossocheilus paradoxus (Günther, 1868)

Photo by Photo by Liao, T.-Y.
 
Acrossocheilus paradoxus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 21 cm TL

 
Acrossocheilus parallens
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 17.3 cm SL

 
Acrossocheilus rendahli
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 15.3 cm SL

 
Acrossocheilus spinifer
[]



Asia
Max. Length 15.5 cm SL
Acrossocheilus wenchowensis Wang, 1935

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Acrossocheilus wenchowensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 15.9 cm TL

 
Acrossocheilus wuyiensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 23.5 cm SL

 
Acrossocheilus xamensis
[]
No picture found


 
Acrossocheilus yalyensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 26.3 cm SL
Acrossocheilus yunnanensis (Regan, 1904)

Photo by Photo by Zeng Zhi xuan
 
Acrossocheilus yunnanensis
[]



North America
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Agosia chrysogaster Girard, 1856

Photo by Photo by The Native Fish Conservancy
 
Agosia chrysogaster
[Longfin dace]



Asia
Max. Length 16 cm TL
Akrokolioplax bicornis (Wu, 1977)

Photo by Photo by Ott, G.
 
Akrokolioplax bicornis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 30 cm SL
Albulichthys albuloides (Bleeker, 1855)

Photo by Photo by Roberts, T.R.
 
Albulichthys albuloides
[]



Europe and Asia
Max. Length 18.5 cm TL
Alburnoides bipunctatus (Bloch, 1782)

Photo by Photo by Artaev, O.
 
Alburnoides bipunctatus
[Schneider]



Asia
Max. Length 10.8 cm SL
Alburnoides coadi Mousavi-Sabet, Vatandoust & Doadrio, 2015

Photo by Photo by Mousavi-Sabet, H.
 
Alburnoides coadi
[Coad's riffle minnow]



Europe
Max. Length 9.5 cm SL
Alburnoides devolli Bogutskaya, Zupan?i? & Naseka, 2010

Photo by Photo by Bogutskaya, N.G. et al.
 
Alburnoides devolli
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 8.7 cm SL

 
Alburnoides economoui
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 11.3 cm SL

 
Alburnoides eichwaldii
[Kura chub]
No picture found

Max. Length 7.6 cm SL

 
Alburnoides emineae
[Beyazsu chub]



Europe
Max. Length 7.3 cm SL
Alburnoides fangfangae Bogutskaya, Zupan?i? & Naseka, 2010

Photo by Photo by Bogutskaya, N.G. et al.
 
Alburnoides fangfangae
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 13.8 cm TL

 
Alburnoides fasciatus
[Transcaucasian spirlin]
No picture found

Max. Length 9.3 cm SL

 
Alburnoides freyhofi
[]



Europe
Max. Length 8.3 cm SL
Alburnoides gmelini Bogutskaya & Coad, 2009

Photo by Photo by Bogutskaya, N.G. / Coad, B.W.
 
Alburnoides gmelini
[]



Asia
Max. Length 10.2 cm SL
Alburnoides holciki Coad & Bogutskaya, 2012

Photo by Photo by Coad, B.W. / Bogutskaya, N.G.
 
Alburnoides holciki
[]



Asia
Max. Length 9 cm SL
Alburnoides idignensis Bogutskaya & Coad, 2009

Photo by Photo by Bogutskaya, N.G. / Coad, B.W.
 
Alburnoides idignensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 9.7 cm SL

 
Alburnoides kosswigi
[]
No picture found


 
Alburnoides kubanicus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 9 cm SL

 
Alburnoides kurui
[]



Europe
Max. Length 7.3 cm SL
Alburnoides maculatus (Kessler, 1859)

Photo by Photo by Bogutskaya, N.G. / Coad, B.W.
 
Alburnoides maculatus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 9.2 cm SL
Alburnoides manyasensis Turan, Ekmekçi, Kaya & Güçlü, 2013

Photo by Photo by Güçlü, S.S.
 
Alburnoides manyasensis
[Manyas spirlin]



Asia
Max. Length 9.7 cm SL
Alburnoides namaki Bogutskaya & Coad, 2009

Photo by Photo by Bogutskaya, N.G. / Coad, B.W.
 
Alburnoides namaki
[]



Asia
Max. Length 7.5 cm SL
Alburnoides nicolausi Bogutskaya & Coad, 2009

Photo by Photo by Bogutskaya, N.G. / Coad, B.W.
 
Alburnoides nicolausi
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 14.2 cm TL

 
Alburnoides oblongus
[Tashkent riffle bleak]



Europe
Max. Length 9 cm SL
Alburnoides ohridanus (Karaman, 1928)

Photo by Photo by Bogutskaya, N.G. et al.
 
Alburnoides ohridanus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 6.7 cm SL
Alburnoides parhami Mousavi-Sabet, Vatandoust & Doadrio, 2015

Photo by Photo by Mousavi-Sabet, H.
 
Alburnoides parhami
[Parham's riffle minnow]



Asia
Max. Length 8.9 cm SL
Alburnoides petrubanarescui Bogutskaya & Coad, 2009

Photo by Photo by Bogutskaya, N.G. / Coad, B.W.
 
Alburnoides petrubanarescui
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 13.1 cm TL

 
Alburnoides prespensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 7.3 cm SL
Alburnoides qanati Coad & Bogutskaya, 2009

Photo by Photo by Keivany, Y.
 
Alburnoides qanati
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 7.6 cm SL

 
Alburnoides recepi
[Recep's chub]
No picture found


 
Alburnoides rossicus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 8.1 cm SL
Alburnoides samiii Mousavi-Sabet, Vatandoust & Doadrio, 2015

Photo by Photo by Mousavi-Sabet, H.
 
Alburnoides samiii
[Samii's riffle minnow]
No picture found

Max. Length 8.3 cm SL

 
Alburnoides strymonicus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 8.3 cm SL
Alburnoides tabarestanensis Mousavi-Sabet, Anvarifar & Azizi, 2015

Photo by Photo by Mousavi-Sabet, H.
 
Alburnoides tabarestanensis
[Tabarestan riffle minnow]



Former USSR
Max. Length 9 cm TL
Alburnoides taeniatus (Kessler, 1874)

Photo by Photo by Salnikov, V.B.
 
Alburnoides taeniatus
[Striped bystranka]
No picture found

Max. Length 9.1 cm SL

 
Alburnoides thessalicus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 9.1 cm SL
Alburnoides varentsovi Bogutskaya & Coad, 2009

Photo by Photo by Bogutskaya, N.G. / Coad, B.W.
 
Alburnoides varentsovi
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 8.8 cm SL

 
Alburnoides velioglui
[Velioglu's chub]



Asia
Max. Length 22 cm TL
Alburnus adanensis Battalgazi, 1944

Photo by Photo by Cicek, E. & S. Sungur
 
Alburnus adanensis
[Adana bleak]
No picture found

Max. Length 1.5 cm SL

 
Alburnus akili
[Beysehir bleak]



Europe
Max. Length 11 cm SL
Alburnus albidus (Costa, 1838)

Photo by Photo by Porcellotti, S.
 
Alburnus albidus
[Italian bleak]



Europe and Asia
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Alburnus alburnus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Photo by Photo by Lorenzoni, M.
 
Alburnus alburnus
[Bleak]



Asia
Max. Length 11.7 cm SL
Alburnus amirkabiri Mousavi-Sabet, Vatandoust, Khataminejad, Eagderi, Abbasi, Nasri, Jouladeh & Vasil'eva, 2015

Photo by Photo by Mousavi-Sabet, H.
 
Alburnus amirkabiri
[Amirkabir's bleak]



Europe
Max. Length 12.7 cm TL
Alburnus arborella (Bonaparte, 1841)

Photo by Photo by Porcellotti et al.
 
Alburnus arborella
[]



Asia
Max. Length 13.9 cm TL
Alburnus atropatenae Berg, 1925

Photo by Photo by Abbasi, K.
 
Alburnus atropatenae
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 10.0 cm SL

 
Alburnus attalus
[Bak?r shemaya]



Asia
Max. Length 6.1 cm SL
Alburnus baliki Bogutskaya, Küçük & Ünlü, 2000

Photo by Photo by Güçlü, S.S.
 
Alburnus baliki
[Antalya bleak]



Asia
Max. Length 10.8 cm SL
Alburnus battalgilae Özulu? & Freyhof, 2007

Photo by Photo by Güçlü, S.S.
 
Alburnus battalgilae
[Gediz shemaya]
No picture found

Max. Length 22 cm FL

 
Alburnus belvica
[]



Asia
Max. Length 9.2 cm TL
Alburnus caeruleus Heckel, 1843

Photo by Photo by Abbasi, K.
 
Alburnus caeruleus
[Tigris bleak]
No picture found

Max. Length 18.1 cm SL

 
Alburnus carinatus
[Manyas shemaya]



Europe and Asia
Max. Length 40 cm TL
Alburnus chalcoides (Güldenstädt, 1772)

Photo by Photo by Naseka, A.M.
 
Alburnus chalcoides
[Danube bleak]
No picture found

Max. Length 20 cm SL

 
Alburnus danubicus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 9.4 cm SL
Alburnus demiri Özulu? & Freyhof, 2008

Photo by Photo by Güçlü, S.S.
 
Alburnus demiri
[Eastern Aegean bleak]



Europe and Asia
Max. Length 10.8 cm SL
Alburnus derjugini Berg, 1923

Photo by Photo by Güçlü, S.S.
 
Alburnus derjugini
[Georgian shemaya]
No picture found


 
Alburnus doriae
[]



Asia
Max. Length 10.2 cm SL
Alburnus escherichii Steindachner, 1897

Photo by Photo by Güçlü, S.S.
 
Alburnus escherichii
[Caucasian bleak]



Former USSR
Max. Length 16 cm TL
Alburnus filippii Kessler, 1877

Photo by Photo by Abbasi, K.
 
Alburnus filippii
[Kura bleak]
No picture found

Max. Length 11.9 cm SL

 
Alburnus heckeli
[Hazar bleak]



Europe and Asia
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Alburnus hohenackeri Kessler, 1877

Photo by Photo by Naseka, A.M.
 
Alburnus hohenackeri
[North Caucasian bleak]
No picture found

Max. Length 18 cm SL

 
Alburnus istanbulensis
[]
No picture found


 
Alburnus kotschyi
[Arsuz bleak]
No picture found

Max. Length 40.3 cm TL

 
Alburnus leobergi
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 14.5 cm SL

 
Alburnus macedonicus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 19.2 cm SL

 
Alburnus mandrensis
[]



Europe
Max. Length 40 cm SL
Alburnus mento (Heckel, 1836)

Photo by Photo by Sallai, Z.
 
Alburnus mento
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 13 cm SL

 
Alburnus mentoides
[]



Asia
Max. Length 16.6 cm SL
Alburnus mossulensis Heckel, 1843

Photo by Photo by Abbasi, K.
 
Alburnus mossulensis
[Mossul bleak]



Asia
Max. Length 9.8 cm SL
Alburnus nasreddini Battalgil, 1943

Photo by Photo by Güçlü, S.S.
 
Alburnus nasreddini
[Eber bleak]
No picture found

Max. Length 11.9 cm SL

 
Alburnus neretvae
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 14.6 cm SL

 
Alburnus nicaeensis
[Iznik shemaya]
No picture found

Max. Length 9.1 cm SL

 
Alburnus orontis
[Orontes bleak]



Asia
Max. Length 9.4 cm TL
Alburnus qalilus Krupp, 1992

Photo by Photo by Cicek, E. & S. Sungur
 
Alburnus qalilus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 25 cm SL

 
Alburnus sarmaticus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 21.8 cm SL

 
Alburnus sava
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 21 cm SL

 
Alburnus schischkovi
[Black Sea bleak]
No picture found

Max. Length 17.9 cm TL

 
Alburnus scoranza
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 11.6 cm SL

 
Alburnus selcuklui
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 11.0 cm SL

 
Alburnus sellal
[Sellal bleak]



Asia
Max. Length 20.2 cm SL
Alburnus tarichi (Güldenstädt, 1814)

Photo by Photo by Kaya, C.
 
Alburnus tarichi
[Tarek]



Europe
Max. Length 15.5 cm TL
Alburnus thessalicus Stephanidis, 1950

Photo by Photo by Kommatas, Vardakas, Tachos & Koutsikos (HCMR - IIW)
 
Alburnus thessalicus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 10.8 cm SL

 
Alburnus timarensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 21.7 cm SL

 
Alburnus vistonicus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 30 cm TL

 
Alburnus volviticus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 13.0 cm TL

 
Alburnus zagrosensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 10.1 cm SL

 
Algansea amecae
[Ameca chub]
No picture found


 
Algansea aphanea
[Riffle chub]
No picture found


 
Algansea avia
[Remote chub]
No picture found


 
Algansea barbata
[Lerma chub]
No picture found


 
Algansea lacustris
[Pátzcuaro chub]
No picture found


 
Algansea monticola
[Mountain chub]
No picture found


 
Algansea popoche
[Popoche chub]
No picture found


 
Algansea tincella
[Spottail chub]



Asia
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Amblypharyngodon atkinsonii (Blyth, 1860)

Photo by Photo by Vidthayanon, C.
 
Amblypharyngodon atkinsonii
[Burmese carplet]



Asia
Max. Length 4 cm SL
Amblypharyngodon chulabhornae Vidthayanon & Kottelat, 1990

Photo by Photo by Panitvong, N.
 
Amblypharyngodon chulabhornae
[]



Asia
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Amblypharyngodon melettinus (Valenciennes, 1844)

Photo by Photo by Jayasinghe, A.
 
Amblypharyngodon melettinus
[Attentive carplet]



Asia
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Amblypharyngodon microlepis (Bleeker, 1853)

Photo by Photo by A. Biju Kumar
 
Amblypharyngodon microlepis
[Indian carplet]



Asia
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Amblypharyngodon mola (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Photo by Hossain, M.A.R.
 
Amblypharyngodon mola
[Mola carplet]



Asia
Max. Length 19.7 cm SL
Amblyrhynchichthys micracanthus Ng & Kottelat, 2004

Photo by Photo by Vidthayanon, C.
 
Amblyrhynchichthys micracanthus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 40 cm SL
Amblyrhynchichthys truncatus (Bleeker, 1850)

Photo by Photo by Warren, T.
 
Amblyrhynchichthys truncatus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 29 cm TL

 
Anabarilius alburnops
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 24 cm TL

 
Anabarilius andersoni
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 12.5 cm SL

 
Anabarilius brevianalis
[]
No picture found


 
Anabarilius duoyiheensis
[]
No picture found


 
Anabarilius goldenlineus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 15.6 cm SL
Anabarilius grahami (Regan, 1908)

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Anabarilius grahami
[Kanglang fish]
No picture found

Max. Length 22.3 cm SL

 
Anabarilius liui chenghaiensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 27.3 cm SL

 
Anabarilius liui liui
[]
No picture found


 
Anabarilius liui yalongensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 25.6 cm SL

 
Anabarilius liui yiliangensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 20 cm SL

 
Anabarilius longicaudatus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 14.8 cm SL

 
Anabarilius macrolepis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 13.9 cm SL

 
Anabarilius maculatus
[]
No picture found


 
Anabarilius paucirastellus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 22.7 cm SL

 
Anabarilius polylepis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 13.4 cm SL

 
Anabarilius qiluensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 26 cm SL

 
Anabarilius qionghaiensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 10 cm SL

 
Anabarilius songmingensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 16 cm TL

 
Anabarilius transmontanus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 27 cm SL

 
Anabarilius xundianensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 21.7 cm SL

 
Anabarilius yangzonensis
[]



Europe
Max. Length 7.5 cm FL
Anaecypris hispanica (Steindachner, 1866)

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Anaecypris hispanica
[]
No picture found


 
Ancherythroculter daovantieni
[]



Asia
Max. Length 22 cm TL
Ancherythroculter kurematsui (Kimura, 1934)

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Ancherythroculter kurematsui
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 19.1 cm SL

 
Ancherythroculter lini
[]



Asia
Max. Length 24.6 cm SL
Ancherythroculter nigrocauda Yih & Wu, 1964

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Ancherythroculter nigrocauda
[]



Asia
Max. Length 24 cm TL
Ancherythroculter wangi (Tchang, 1932)

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Ancherythroculter wangi
[]
No picture found


 
Anchicyclocheilus halfibindus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 28 cm SL
Anematichthys repasson (Bleeker, 1853)

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Anematichthys repasson
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 4.7 cm SL

 
Aphyocypris amnis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Aphyocypris arcus (Lin, 1931)

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Aphyocypris arcus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Aphyocypris chinensis Günther, 1868

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Aphyocypris chinensis
[Chinese bleak]
No picture found


 
Aphyocypris dorsohorizontalis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Aphyocypris kikuchii (Oshima, 1919)

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Aphyocypris kikuchii
[]
No picture found


 
Aphyocypris kyphus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Aphyocypris lini (Weitzman & Chan, 1966)

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Aphyocypris lini
[Garnet minnow]



Asia
Max. Length 5.9 cm SL
Aphyocypris moltrechti (Regan, 1908)

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Aphyocypris moltrechti
[Moltrecht's minnow]



Asia
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Aphyocypris normalis Nichols & Pope, 1927

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Aphyocypris normalis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 3.5 cm SL

 
Aphyocypris pulchrilineata
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 25.3 cm SL

 
Arabibarbus arabicus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 150 cm TL
Arabibarbus grypus (Heckel, 1843)

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Arabibarbus grypus
[Shabout]
No picture found

Max. Length 20.5 cm SL

 
Arabibarbus hadhrami
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 3.3 cm SL

 
Araiocypris batodes
[]



Asia
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Aspidoparia jaya (Hamilton, 1822)

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Aspidoparia jaya
[Jaya]
No picture found


 
Aspidoparia ukhrulensis
[]



Former USSR.
Max. Length 50 cm TL
Aspiolucius esocinus (Kessler, 1874)

Photo by Photo by Salnikov, V.B.
 
Aspiolucius esocinus
[Pike asp]



Asia
Max. Length 126 cm TL
Aspiorhynchus laticeps (Day, 1877)

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Aspiorhynchus laticeps
[Big-head schizothoracin]
No picture found

Max. Length 10 cm SL

 
Atrilinea macrolepis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 9.2 cm SL

 
Atrilinea macrops
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 15 cm TL

 
Atrilinea roulei
[]



Europe
Max. Length 20 cm SL
Aulopyge huegelii Heckel, 1843

Photo by Photo by Hartl, A.
 
Aulopyge huegelii
[Dalmatian barbelgudgeon]
No picture found


 
Aztecula sallaei
[Aztec chub]
No picture found

Max. Length 10.5 cm SL

 
Balantiocheilos ambusticauda
[Burnt tail fish]



Asia
Max. Length 35 cm SL
Balantiocheilos melanopterus (Bleeker, 1850)

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Balantiocheilos melanopterus
[Tricolor sharkminnow]



Eurasia
Max. Length 40 cm SL
Ballerus ballerus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Photo by Photo by Busse, K.
 
Ballerus ballerus
[Zope]



Europe and Asia
Max. Length 35 cm TL
Ballerus sapa (Pallas, 1814)

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Ballerus sapa
[White-eye bream]
No picture found


 
Bangana almorae
[]



Asia
Max. Length 30 cm SL
Bangana ariza (Hamilton, 1807)

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Bangana ariza
[Reba]



Asia
Max. Length 60 cm TL
Bangana behri (Fowler, 1937)

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Bangana behri
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 9.4 cm SL

 
Bangana brevirostris
[]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Aaptosyax grypus Giant salmon carp Asia 130 SL 1991
Abbottina binhi Asia 2001
Abbottina lalinensis Asia 1995
Abbottina liaoningensis Asia 6.6 SL 1987
Abbottina obtusirostris Asia 10.9 TL 1931
Abbottina rivularis Chinese false gudgeon Asia 18.9 TL 1855
Abramis brama Freshwater bream Europe and Asia 82 TL 1758
Acanthobrama centisquama Orontes bream Asia 20.2 SL 1843
Acanthobrama hadiyahensis Asia 1983
Acanthobrama lissneri Asia 12 TL 1952
Acanthobrama marmid Tigris bream Asia 29 TL 1843
Acanthobrama microlepis Blackbrow bleak Asia 25 TL 1863
Acanthobrama orontis Asia 15.6 SL 1949
Acanthobrama persidis Asia 9.7 SL 1981
Acanthobrama telavivensis Eurasia 11 TL 1973
Acanthobrama thisbeae Asia 17.4 SL 2014
Acanthobrama tricolor Asia 1883
Acanthobrama urmianus Asia 1899
Acanthogobio guentheri Asia 20 SL 1892
Acanthorhodeus chankaensis Khanka spiny bitterling Asia 12 TL 1872
Acapoeta tanganicae Africa 61 TL 1900
Acheilognathus asmussii Russian bitterling Asia 16 TL 1872
Acheilognathus barbatulus Asia 8.4 SL 1873
Acheilognathus barbatus Asia 9 TL 1926
Acheilognathus binidentatus Asia 2001
Acheilognathus brevicaudatus Asia 1987
Acheilognathus changtingensis Asia 6.4 SL 2011
Acheilognathus coreanus Asia 10 TL 1892
Acheilognathus cyanostigma Striped bitterling Asia 6 TL 1903
Acheilognathus deignani Asia 5.2 SL 1945
Acheilognathus elongatoides Asia 9.8 SL 2001
Acheilognathus elongatus Asia 19.8 SL 1908
Acheilognathus fasciodorsalis Asia 2001
Acheilognathus gracilis Asia 5.6 SL 1926
Acheilognathus hondae Asia 1913
Acheilognathus hypselonotus Asia 16.5 SL 1871
Acheilognathus imberbis Asia 8 TL 1868
Acheilognathus imfasciodorsalis Asia 2001
Acheilognathus intermedia Asia. North Korea and Ja 13 TL 1846
Acheilognathus kyphus Asia. 1978
Acheilognathus longibarbatus Asia 9.2 SL 1978
Acheilognathus longipinnis Deepbody bitterling Asia 8 TL 1905
Acheilognathus macromandibularis Asia 5.2 SL 1999
Acheilognathus macropterus Asia 27.5 SL 1871
Acheilognathus majusculus Asia 10.0 SL 1998
Acheilognathus melanogaster Asia 1860
Acheilognathus meridianus Asia 11.9 TL 1939
Acheilognathus microphysa Asia 6.8 SL 1990
Acheilognathus nguyenvanhaoi Asia 2013
Acheilognathus omeiensis Asia 7.2 SL 1934
Acheilognathus peihoensis Asia. 1910
Acheilognathus polylepis Asia 9.5 SL 1964
Acheilognathus polyspinus Asia 1972
Acheilognathus rhombeus Asia 1846
Acheilognathus striatus Asia 5.4 SL 2010
Acheilognathus tabira Asia 7.9 SL 1914
Acheilognathus taenianalis Asia 11.1 FL 1873
Acheilognathus tonkinensis Asia 9.2 SL 1892
Acheilognathus typus Asia 1863
Acheilognathus yamatsutae Asia 16 TL 1928
Achondrostoma arcasii Europe 25 TL 1866
Achondrostoma occidentale Europe 9.5 SL 2005
Achondrostoma oligolepis Europe 25 TL 2005
Achondrostoma salmantinum Europe 8.1 SL 2007
Acrocheilus alutaceus Chiselmouth North America 30 TL 1855
Acrossocheilus aluoiensis Asia 1997
Acrossocheilus baolacensis Asia 2001
Acrossocheilus beijiangensis Asia 13.1 SL 1977
Acrossocheilus clivosius Asia 20 TL 1935
Acrossocheilus fasciatus Asia 19.2 SL 1892
Acrossocheilus hemispinus Asia 20 TL 1925
Acrossocheilus ikedai Asia 10.7 SL 1943
Acrossocheilus iridescens Asia 29.7 SL 1927
Acrossocheilus jishouensis Asia 16.9 SL 1997
Acrossocheilus kreyenbergii Asia 15.4 SL 1908
Acrossocheilus lamus Asia 1978
Acrossocheilus longipinnis Asia 10 OT 1939
Acrossocheilus macrophthalmus Asia 2001
Acrossocheilus malacopterus Asia 15.3 SL 2005
Acrossocheilus microstoma Asia 1936
Acrossocheilus monticola Asia 18 TL 1888
Acrossocheilus multistriatus Asia 11.7 SL 2014
Acrossocheilus paradoxus Asia 22.5 TL 1868
Acrossocheilus parallens Asia 21 TL 1931
Acrossocheilus rendahli Asia 17.3 SL 1931
Acrossocheilus spinifer Asia 15.3 SL 2006
Acrossocheilus wenchowensis Asia 15.5 SL 1935
Acrossocheilus wuyiensis Asia 15.9 TL 1981
Acrossocheilus xamensis Asia 23.5 SL 2000
Acrossocheilus yalyensis Asia 2001
Acrossocheilus yunnanensis Asia 26.3 SL 1904
Agosia chrysogaster Longfin dace North America 10 TL 1856
Akrokolioplax bicornis Asia 16 TL 1977
Albulichthys albuloides Asia 30 SL 1855
Alburnoides bipunctatus Schneider Europe and Asia 18.5 TL 1782
Alburnoides coadi Coad's riffle minnow Asia 10.8 SL 2015
Alburnoides devolli Europe 9.5 SL 2010
Alburnoides economoui Europe 8.7 SL 2017
Alburnoides eichwaldii Kura chub Europe and Asia 11.3 SL 1863
Alburnoides emineae Beyazsu chub Asia 7.6 SL 2014
Alburnoides fangfangae Europe 7.3 SL 2010
Alburnoides fasciatus Transcaucasian spirlin Europe and Asia 13.8 TL 1840
Alburnoides freyhofi Asia 9.3 SL 2017
Alburnoides gmelini Europe 8.3 SL 2009
Alburnoides holciki Asia 10.2 SL 2012
Alburnoides idignensis Asia 9 SL 2009
Alburnoides kosswigi Asia 9.7 SL 2017
Alburnoides kubanicus Europe 1964
Alburnoides kurui Asia 9 SL 2017
Alburnoides maculatus Europe 7.3 SL 1859
Alburnoides manyasensis Manyas spirlin Asia 9.2 SL 2013
Alburnoides namaki Asia 9.7 SL 2009
Alburnoides nicolausi Asia 7.5 SL 2009
Alburnoides oblongus Tashkent riffle bleak Asia 14.2 TL 1923
Alburnoides ohridanus Europe 9 SL 1928
Alburnoides parhami Parham's riffle minnow Asia 6.7 SL 2015
Alburnoides petrubanarescui Asia 8.9 SL 2009
Alburnoides prespensis Europe 13.1 TL 1924
Alburnoides qanati Asia 7.3 SL 2009
Alburnoides recepi Recep's chub Asia 7.6 SL 2014
Alburnoides rossicus Europe 1924
Alburnoides samiii Samii's riffle minnow Asia 8.1 SL 2015
Alburnoides strymonicus Europe 8.3 SL 1940
Alburnoides tabarestanensis Tabarestan riffle minnow Asia 8.3 SL 2015
Alburnoides taeniatus Striped bystranka Former USSR 9 TL 1874
Alburnoides thessalicus Europe 9.1 SL 1950
Alburnoides varentsovi Asia 9.1 SL 2009
Alburnoides velioglui Velioglu's chub Asia 8.8 SL 2014
Alburnus adanensis Adana bleak Asia 22 TL 1944
Alburnus akili Beysehir bleak Asia 1.5 SL 1942
Alburnus albidus Italian bleak Europe 11 SL 1838
Alburnus alburnus Bleak Europe and Asia 25 TL 1758
Alburnus amirkabiri Amirkabir's bleak Asia 11.7 SL 2015
Alburnus arborella Europe 12.7 TL 1841
Alburnus atropatenae Asia 13.9 TL 1925
Alburnus attalus Bak?r shemaya Asia 10.0 SL 2007
Alburnus baliki Antalya bleak Asia 6.1 SL 2000
Alburnus battalgilae Gediz shemaya Asia 10.8 SL 2007
Alburnus belvica Europe 22 FL 1924
Alburnus caeruleus Tigris bleak Asia 9.2 TL 1843
Alburnus carinatus Manyas shemaya Asia 18.1 SL 1941
Alburnus chalcoides Danube bleak Europe and Asia 40 TL 1772
Alburnus danubicus Europe 20 SL 1909
Alburnus demiri Eastern Aegean bleak Asia 9.4 SL 2008
Alburnus derjugini Georgian shemaya Europe and Asia 10.8 SL 1923
Alburnus doriae Asia. 1865
Alburnus escherichii Caucasian bleak Asia 10.2 SL 1897
Alburnus filippii Kura bleak Former USSR 16 TL 1877
Alburnus heckeli Hazar bleak Asia 11.9 SL 1943
Alburnus hohenackeri North Caucasian bleak Europe and Asia 15 SL 1877
Alburnus istanbulensis Asia 18 SL 1941
Alburnus kotschyi Arsuz bleak Asia 1863
Alburnus leobergi Europe 40.3 TL 2007
Alburnus macedonicus Europe 14.5 SL 1928
Alburnus mandrensis Europe 19.2 SL 1943
Alburnus mento Europe 40 SL 1836
Alburnus mentoides Europe 13 SL 1859
Alburnus mossulensis Mossul bleak Asia 16.6 SL 1843
Alburnus nasreddini Eber bleak Asia 9.8 SL 1943
Alburnus neretvae Europe 11.9 SL 2010
Alburnus nicaeensis Iznik shemaya Asia 14.6 SL 1941
Alburnus orontis Orontes bleak Asia 9.1 SL 1882
Alburnus qalilus Asia 9.4 TL 1992
Alburnus sarmaticus Europe 25 SL 2007
Alburnus sava Europe 21.8 SL 2017
Alburnus schischkovi Black Sea bleak Europe and Asia 21 SL 1943
Alburnus scoranza Europe 17.9 TL 1857
Alburnus selcuklui Asia 11.6 SL 2015
Alburnus sellal Sellal bleak Asia 11.0 SL 1843
Alburnus tarichi Tarek Asia 20.2 SL 1814
Alburnus thessalicus Europe 15.5 TL 1950
Alburnus timarensis Asia 10.8 SL 1980
Alburnus vistonicus Europe 21.7 SL 2007
Alburnus volviticus Europe 30 TL 2007
Alburnus zagrosensis Asia 13.0 TL 2009
Algansea amecae Ameca chub North America 10.1 SL 2009
Algansea aphanea Riffle chub North America 1978
Algansea avia Remote chub North America 1978
Algansea barbata Lerma chub North America 1964
Algansea lacustris Pátzcuaro chub North America 1895
Algansea monticola Mountain chub North America 1968
Algansea popoche Popoche chub North America 1899
Algansea tincella Spottail chub Central America 1844
Amblypharyngodon atkinsonii Burmese carplet Asia 15 TL 1860
Amblypharyngodon chulabhornae Asia 4 SL 1990
Amblypharyngodon melettinus Attentive carplet Asia 8 TL 1844
Amblypharyngodon microlepis Indian carplet Asia 10 TL 1853
Amblypharyngodon mola Mola carplet Asia 20 TL 1822
Amblyrhynchichthys micracanthus Asia 19.7 SL 2004
Amblyrhynchichthys truncatus Asia 40 SL 1850
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
Anaecypris hispanica Europe 7.5 FL 1866
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
Anchicyclocheilus halfibindus Asia 1992
Anematichthys repasson Asia 28 SL 1853
Aphyocypris amnis Asia 4.7 SL 2011
Aphyocypris arcus Asia 8 TL 1931
Aphyocypris chinensis Chinese bleak Asia 6 TL 1868
Aphyocypris dorsohorizontalis Asia 1969
Aphyocypris kikuchii Asia 8 TL 1919
Aphyocypris kyphus Asia 1978
Aphyocypris lini Garnet minnow Asia 5 TL 1966
Aphyocypris moltrechti Moltrecht's minnow Asia 5.9 SL 1908
Aphyocypris normalis Asia 10 TL 1927
Aphyocypris pulchrilineata Asia 3.5 SL 2013
Arabibarbus arabicus Asia 25.3 SL 1941
Arabibarbus grypus Shabout Asia 150 TL 1843
Arabibarbus hadhrami Asia 20.5 SL 2014
Araiocypris batodes Asia 3.3 SL 2008
Aspidoparia jaya Jaya Asia 15 TL 1822
Aspidoparia ukhrulensis Asia 2001
Aspiolucius esocinus Pike asp Former USSR. 50 TL 1874
Aspiorhynchus laticeps Big-head schizothoracin Asia 126 TL 1877
Atrilinea macrolepis Asia 10 SL 1987
Atrilinea macrops Asia 9.2 SL 1931
Atrilinea roulei Asia 15 TL 1931
Aulopyge huegelii Dalmatian barbelgudgeon Europe 20 SL 1843
Aztecula sallaei Aztec chub Central America 1868
Balantiocheilos ambusticauda Burnt tail fish Southeast Asia 10.5 SL 2007
Balantiocheilos melanopterus Tricolor sharkminnow Asia 35 SL 1850
Ballerus ballerus Zope Eurasia 40 SL 1758
Ballerus sapa White-eye bream Europe and Asia 35 TL 1814
Bangana almorae Asia 1912
Bangana ariza Reba Asia 30 SL 1807
Bangana behri Asia 60 TL 1937
Bangana brevirostris Asia 9.4 SL 2009



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