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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae Minnows or carps
Subfamily: No subfamily
Genus: Epalzeorhynchos

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4 species (see list below)

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Photo by Dikic, D.

Asia
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Epalzeorhynchos bicolor (Smith, 1931)

Photo by Dikic, D.
 
Epalzeorhynchos bicolor
[Redtail sharkminnow]

Photo by AquaNet

Asia
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Epalzeorhynchos frenatus (Fowler, 1934)

Photo by AquaNet
 
Epalzeorhynchos frenatus
[Rainbow sharkminnow]

Photo by JJPhoto

Asia
Max. Length 16 cm TL
Epalzeorhynchos kalopterus (Bleeker, 1850)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Epalzeorhynchos kalopterus
[Flying fox]

Photo by Nilsson, K.

Asia
Max. Length 9.3 cm SL
Epalzeorhynchos munense (Smith, 1934)

Photo by Nilsson, K.
 
Epalzeorhynchos munense
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4 Species of Family Cyprinidae with Genus Epalzeorhynchos
(Minnows or carps)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1931 Epalzeorhynchos bicolor Redtail sharkminnow Asia 12 TL
1934 Epalzeorhynchos frenatus Rainbow sharkminnow Asia 15 TL
1850 Epalzeorhynchos kalopterus Flying fox Asia 16 TL
1934 Epalzeorhynchos munense Asia 9.3 SL



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