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Family: Cyprinidae Minnows or carps
Subfamily: Squaliobarbinae


(See list of species below)



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3 species (see list below)

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Asia
Max. Length 150 cm TL
Ctenopharyngodon idella (Valenciennes, 1844)

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Ctenopharyngodon idella
[Grass carp]

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Asia
Max. Length 180 cm TL
Mylopharyngodon piceus (Richardson, 1846)

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Mylopharyngodon piceus
[Black carp]

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Asia
Max. Length 48.8 cm TL
Squaliobarbus curriculus (Richardson, 1846)

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Squaliobarbus curriculus
[Barbel chub]
3 Species of Family Cyprinidae
(Minnows or carps)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1844 Ctenopharyngodon idella Grass carp Asia 150 TL
1846 Mylopharyngodon piceus Black carp Asia 180 TL
1846 Squaliobarbus curriculus Barbel chub Asia 48.8 TL



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