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Family: Cyprinidae Minnows or carps
Subfamily: Acheilognathinae


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72 species (see list below)

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Photo by Kim, I.-S.

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

Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Acanthorhodeus chankaensis
[Khanka spiny bitterling]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 16 cm TL

 
Acheilognathus asmussii
[Russian bitterling]

Photo by JJPhoto

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

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Acheilognathus barbatulus
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 9 cm TL

 
Acheilognathus barbatus
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Acheilognathus binidentatus
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Acheilognathus brevicaudatus
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 6.4 cm SL

 
Acheilognathus changtingensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 10 cm TL

 
Acheilognathus coreanus
[]

Photo by Senou, H.

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

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

Photo by Vidthayanon, C.

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

Photo by Vidthayanon, C.
 
Acheilognathus deignani
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 9.8 cm SL

 
Acheilognathus elongatoides
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 19.8 cm SL

 
Acheilognathus elongatus
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Acheilognathus fasciodorsalis
[]

Photo by CAFS

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

Photo by CAFS
 
Acheilognathus gracilis
[]

Photo by Kim, I.-S.

Asia

Acheilognathus hondae (Jordan & Metz, 1913)

Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Acheilognathus hondae
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 16.5 cm SL

 
Acheilognathus hypselonotus
[]

Photo by CAFS

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

Photo by CAFS
 
Acheilognathus imberbis
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Acheilognathus imfasciodorsalis
[]
No picture found
Asia. North Korea and Ja
Max. Length 13 cm TL

 
Acheilognathus intermedia
[]
No picture found
Asia.

 
Acheilognathus kyphus
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 9.2 cm SL

 
Acheilognathus longibarbatus
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 8 cm TL

 
Acheilognathus longipinnis
[Deepbody bitterling]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 5.2 cm SL

 
Acheilognathus macromandibularis
[]

Photo by CAFS

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

Photo by CAFS
 
Acheilognathus macropterus
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 10.0 cm SL

 
Acheilognathus majusculus
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Acheilognathus melanogaster
[]

Photo by Choy, H.W.

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

Photo by Choy, H.W.
 
Acheilognathus meridianus
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 6.8 cm SL

 
Acheilognathus microphysa
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Acheilognathus nguyenvanhaoi
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 7.2 cm SL

 
Acheilognathus omeiensis
[]
No picture found
Asia.

 
Acheilognathus peihoensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 9.5 cm SL

 
Acheilognathus polylepis
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Acheilognathus polyspinus
[]

Photo by Kim, I.-S.

Asia

Acheilognathus rhombeus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)

Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Acheilognathus rhombeus
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 5.4 cm SL

 
Acheilognathus striatus
[]

Photo by Senou, H.

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

Photo by Senou, H.
 
Acheilognathus tabira
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 11.1 cm FL

 
Acheilognathus taenianalis
[]

Photo by Gordon, A.

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

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

 
Acheilognathus typus
[]

Photo by Kim, I.-S.

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

Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Acheilognathus yamatsutae
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 5.8 cm SL

 
Rhodeus albomarginatus
[]

Photo by Zienert, S.

Europe
Max. Length 11.2 cm TL
Rhodeus amarus (Bloch, 1782)

Photo by Zienert, S.
 
Rhodeus amarus
[European bitterling]
No picture found
Asia

 
Rhodeus amurensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 6 cm TL

 
Rhodeus atremius
[Kyushu bitterling]

Photo by Bogutskaya, N.G. / Komlev, A.M.

Western Asia
Max. Length 6.8 cm SL
Rhodeus colchicus Bogutskaya & Komlev, 2001

Photo by Bogutskaya, N.G. / Komlev, A.M.
 
Rhodeus colchicus
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 5.8 cm SL

 
Rhodeus fangi
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 5.6 cm SL

 
Rhodeus haradai
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 4.7 cm SL

 
Rhodeus laoensis
[]

Photo by CAFS

Asia
Max. Length 7.2 cm TL
Rhodeus lighti (Wu, 1931)

Photo by CAFS
 
Rhodeus lighti
[Light's bitterling]
No picture found
Europe
Max. Length 9.5 cm SL

 
Rhodeus meridionalis
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Rhodeus monguonensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 4.6 cm SL

 
Rhodeus notatus
[]

Photo by Liao, T.-Y.

Asia
Max. Length 5.8 cm SL
Rhodeus ocellatus (Kner, 1866)

Photo by Liao, T.-Y.
 
Rhodeus ocellatus
[Rosy bitterling]

Photo by Chae, B.-S.

Asia
Max. Length 6.1 cm SL
Rhodeus pseudosericeus Arai, Jeon & Ueda, 2001

Photo by Chae, B.-S.
 
Rhodeus pseudosericeus
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Rhodeus rheinardti
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Rhodeus sciosemus
[]

Photo by Naseka, A.M.

Asia. Amur basin and Sak
Max. Length 11 cm TL
Rhodeus sericeus (Pallas, 1776)

Photo by Naseka, A.M.
 
Rhodeus sericeus
[Bitterling]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 6.2 cm SL

 
Rhodeus shitaiensis
[]

Photo by CAFS

Asia
Max. Length 5.8 cm SL
Rhodeus sinensis Günther, 1868

Photo by CAFS
 
Rhodeus sinensis
[]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

Asia
Max. Length 6.5 cm TL
Rhodeus smithii (Regan, 1908)

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Rhodeus smithii
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 10 cm TL

 
Rhodeus spinalis
[]

Photo by Senou, H.

Asia

Rhodeus suigensis (Mori, 1935)

Photo by Senou, H.
 
Rhodeus suigensis
[]

Photo by Kim, I.-S.

Asia
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Rhodeus uyekii (Mori, 1935)

Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Rhodeus uyekii
[]

Photo by Shao, K.T.

Asia
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Tanakia himantegus (Günther, 1868)

Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Tanakia himantegus
[]

Photo by Kim, I.-S.

Asia
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Tanakia koreensis (Kim & Kim, 1990)

Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Tanakia koreensis
[]

Photo by Kim, I.-S.

Asia
Max. Length 11.4 cm TL
Tanakia lanceolata (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)

Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Tanakia lanceolata
[]

Photo by Hyung-Bae Jeon

Asia
Max. Length 7.5 cm SL
Tanakia latimarginata Kim, Jeon & Suk, 2014

Photo by Hyung-Bae Jeon
 
Tanakia latimarginata
[]

Photo by Senou, H.

Asia
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Tanakia limbata (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)

Photo by Senou, H.
 
Tanakia limbata
[Oily bitterling]
No picture found
Asia

 
Tanakia shimazui
[]

Photo by Kim, I.-S.

Asia

Tanakia signifer (Berg, 1907)

Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Tanakia signifer
[Korean bittering]

Photo by Kim, I.-S.

Asia

Tanakia somjinensis (Kim & Kim, 1991)

Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Tanakia somjinensis
[]

Photo by Suguro, N.

Asia
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Tanakia tanago (Tanaka, 1909)

Photo by Suguro, N.
 
Tanakia tanago
[Tokyo bitterling]
72 Species of Family Cyprinidae
(Minnows or carps)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1872 Acanthorhodeus chankaensis Khanka spiny bitterling Asia 12 TL
1872 Acheilognathus asmussii Russian bitterling Asia 16 TL
1873 Acheilognathus barbatulus Asia 8.4 SL
1926 Acheilognathus barbatus Asia 9 TL
2001 Acheilognathus binidentatus Asia
1987 Acheilognathus brevicaudatus Asia
2011 Acheilognathus changtingensis Asia 6.4 SL
1892 Acheilognathus coreanus Asia 10 TL
1903 Acheilognathus cyanostigma Striped bitterling Asia 6 TL
1945 Acheilognathus deignani Asia 5.2 SL
2001 Acheilognathus elongatoides Asia 9.8 SL
1908 Acheilognathus elongatus Asia 19.8 SL
2001 Acheilognathus fasciodorsalis Asia
1926 Acheilognathus gracilis Asia 5.6 SL
1913 Acheilognathus hondae Asia
1871 Acheilognathus hypselonotus Asia 16.5 SL
1868 Acheilognathus imberbis Asia 8 TL
2001 Acheilognathus imfasciodorsalis Asia
1846 Acheilognathus intermedia Asia. North Korea and Ja 13 TL
1978 Acheilognathus kyphus Asia.
1978 Acheilognathus longibarbatus Asia 9.2 SL
1905 Acheilognathus longipinnis Deepbody bitterling Asia 8 TL
1999 Acheilognathus macromandibularis Asia 5.2 SL
1871 Acheilognathus macropterus Asia 27.5 SL
1998 Acheilognathus majusculus Asia 10.0 SL
1860 Acheilognathus melanogaster Asia
1939 Acheilognathus meridianus Asia 11.9 TL
1990 Acheilognathus microphysa Asia 6.8 SL
2013 Acheilognathus nguyenvanhaoi Asia
1934 Acheilognathus omeiensis Asia 7.2 SL
1910 Acheilognathus peihoensis Asia.
1964 Acheilognathus polylepis Asia 9.5 SL
1972 Acheilognathus polyspinus Asia
1846 Acheilognathus rhombeus Asia
2010 Acheilognathus striatus Asia 5.4 SL
1914 Acheilognathus tabira Asia 7.9 SL
1873 Acheilognathus taenianalis Asia 11.1 FL
1892 Acheilognathus tonkinensis Asia 9.2 SL
1863 Acheilognathus typus Asia
1928 Acheilognathus yamatsutae Asia 16 TL
2014 Rhodeus albomarginatus Asia 5.8 SL
1782 Rhodeus amarus European bitterling Europe 11.2 TL
1967 Rhodeus amurensis Asia
1914 Rhodeus atremius Kyushu bitterling Asia 6 TL
2001 Rhodeus colchicus Western Asia 6.8 SL
1934 Rhodeus fangi Asia 5.8 SL
1990 Rhodeus haradai Asia 5.6 SL
1998 Rhodeus laoensis Asia 4.7 SL
1931 Rhodeus lighti Light's bitterling Asia 7.2 TL
1924 Rhodeus meridionalis Europe 9.5 SL
1989 Rhodeus monguonensis Asia
1929 Rhodeus notatus Asia 4.6 SL
1866 Rhodeus ocellatus Rosy bitterling Asia 5.8 SL
2001 Rhodeus pseudosericeus Asia 6.1 SL
1883 Rhodeus rheinardti Asia
1914 Rhodeus sciosemus Asia
1776 Rhodeus sericeus Bitterling Asia. Amur basin and Sak 11 TL
2011 Rhodeus shitaiensis Asia 6.2 SL
1868 Rhodeus sinensis Asia 5.8 SL
1908 Rhodeus smithii Asia 6.5 TL
1926 Rhodeus spinalis Asia 10 TL
1935 Rhodeus suigensis Asia
1935 Rhodeus uyekii Asia 6 TL
1868 Tanakia himantegus Asia 8 TL
1990 Tanakia koreensis Asia 8 TL
1846 Tanakia lanceolata Asia 11.4 TL
2014 Tanakia latimarginata Asia 7.5 SL
1846 Tanakia limbata Oily bitterling Asia 6 TL
1908 Tanakia shimazui Asia
1907 Tanakia signifer Korean bittering Asia
1991 Tanakia somjinensis Asia
1909 Tanakia tanago Tokyo bitterling Asia 5 TL



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