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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Characiformes
Family: Curimatidae Toothless characins

Genus: Curimatopsis

(See list of species below)



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5 species (see list below)

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Photo by Winterbottom, R.

South America
Max. Length 5 cm SL
Curimatopsis crypticus Vari, 1982

Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Curimatopsis crypticus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4 cm SL

 
Curimatopsis evelynae
[Spottail curimata]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

South America
Max. Length 6 cm SL
Curimatopsis macrolepis (Steindachner, 1876)

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Curimatopsis macrolepis
[Shinyscaled curimata]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 8.9 cm SL

 
Curimatopsis microlepis
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4.3 cm SL

 
Curimatopsis myersi
[]
5 Species of Family Curimatidae with Genus Curimatopsis
(Toothless characins)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1982 Curimatopsis crypticus South America 5 SL
1964 Curimatopsis evelynae Spottail curimata South America 4 SL
1876 Curimatopsis macrolepis Shinyscaled curimata South America 6 SL
1889 Curimatopsis microlepis South America 8.9 SL
1982 Curimatopsis myersi South America 4.3 SL



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