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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae Minnows or carps
Subfamily: Labeoninae
Genus: Cirrhinus

(See list of species below)



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11 species (see list below)

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Photo by FAO

Asia
Max. Length 13 cm TL
Cirrhinus caudimaculatus (Fowler, 1934)

Photo by FAO
 
Cirrhinus caudimaculatus
[]

Photo by Lovshin, L.

Asia
Max. Length 100 cm SL
Cirrhinus cirrhosus (Bloch, 1795)

Photo by Lovshin, L.
 
Cirrhinus cirrhosus
[Mrigal carp]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 30 cm SL

 
Cirrhinus fulungee
[Deccan white carp]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 12.9 cm SL

 
Cirrhinus inornatus
[]

Photo by Baird, I.G.

Asia
Max. Length 20 cm SL
Cirrhinus jullieni Sauvage, 1878

Photo by Baird, I.G.
 
Cirrhinus jullieni
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 35 cm TL

 
Cirrhinus macrops
[Hora white carp]

Photo by Roberts, T.R.

Asia
Max. Length 65 cm SL
Cirrhinus microlepis Sauvage, 1878

Photo by Roberts, T.R.
 
Cirrhinus microlepis
[Small scale mud carp]

Photo by Warren, T.

Asia
Max. Length 55 cm TL
Cirrhinus molitorella (Valenciennes, 1844)

Photo by Warren, T.
 
Cirrhinus molitorella
[Mud carp]

Photo by Osmany, H.B.

Asia
Max. Length 99 cm TL
Cirrhinus mrigala (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Osmany, H.B.
 
Cirrhinus mrigala
[]

Photo by Osmany, H.B.

Asia
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Cirrhinus reba (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Osmany, H.B.
 
Cirrhinus reba
[Reba carp]

Photo by WWF / Vidthayanon, C.

Asia
Max. Length 17.2 cm SL
Cirrhinus rubirostris Roberts, 1997

Photo by WWF / Vidthayanon, C.
 
Cirrhinus rubirostris
[]
11 Species of Family Cyprinidae with Genus Cirrhinus
(Minnows or carps)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1934 Cirrhinus caudimaculatus Asia 13 TL
1795 Cirrhinus cirrhosus Mrigal carp Asia 100 SL
1839 Cirrhinus fulungee Deccan white carp Asia 30 SL
1997 Cirrhinus inornatus Asia 12.9 SL
1878 Cirrhinus jullieni Asia 20 SL
1870 Cirrhinus macrops Hora white carp Asia 35 TL
1878 Cirrhinus microlepis Small scale mud carp Asia 65 SL
1844 Cirrhinus molitorella Mud carp Asia 55 TL
1822 Cirrhinus mrigala Asia 99 TL
1822 Cirrhinus reba Reba carp Asia 30 TL
1997 Cirrhinus rubirostris Asia 17.2 SL



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