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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Atheriniformes
Family: Bedotiidae Madagascar rainbowfishes

Genus: Bedotia

(See list of species below)



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9 species (see list below)

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Photo by Loiselle, P.V.

Africa
Max. Length 8.8 cm SL
Bedotia albomarginata Sparks & Rush, 2005

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.
 
Bedotia albomarginata
[]
No picture found
Madagascar
Max. Length 8.5 cm SL

 
Bedotia alveyi
[Makira Rainbowfish]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

Africa
Max. Length 9 cm TL
Bedotia geayi Pellegrin, 1907

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Bedotia geayi
[Red-Tailed Silverside]

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.

Africa
Max. Length 7.2 cm SL
Bedotia leucopteron Loiselle & Rodriguez, 2007

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.
 
Bedotia leucopteron
[]
No picture found
Africa

 
Bedotia longianalis
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

Africa
Max. Length 8.6 cm SL
Bedotia madagascariensis Regan, 1903

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Bedotia madagascariensis
[]

Photo by Saunders, A.

Africa
Max. Length 4.8 cm SL
Bedotia marojejy Stiassny & Harrison, 2000

Photo by Saunders, A.
 
Bedotia marojejy
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No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 8.7 cm SL

 
Bedotia masoala
[]
No picture found
Africa

 
Bedotia tricolor
[]
9 Species of Family Bedotiidae with Genus Bedotia
(Madagascar rainbowfishes)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
2005 Bedotia albomarginata Africa 8.8 SL
2010 Bedotia alveyi Makira Rainbowfish Madagascar 8.5 SL
1907 Bedotia geayi Red-Tailed Silverside Africa 9 TL
2007 Bedotia leucopteron Africa 7.2 SL
1914 Bedotia longianalis Africa
1903 Bedotia madagascariensis Africa 8.6 SL
2000 Bedotia marojejy Africa 4.8 SL
2001 Bedotia masoala Africa 8.7 SL
1932 Bedotia tricolor Africa



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