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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae Minnows or carps
Subfamily: Leuciscinae
Genus: Exoglossum

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by N. Burkhead & R. Jenkins, courtesy of VDGIF

North America
Max. Length 16 cm TL
Exoglossum laurae (Hubbs, 1931)

Photo by N. Burkhead & R. Jenkins, courtesy of VDGIF
 
Exoglossum laurae
[Tonguetied minnow]

Photo by Shattuck, Z.R.

North America
Max. Length 16 cm TL
Exoglossum maxillingua (Lesueur, 1817)

Photo by Shattuck, Z.R.
 
Exoglossum maxillingua
[Cutlips minnow]
2 Species of Family Cyprinidae with Genus Exoglossum
(Minnows or carps)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1931 Exoglossum laurae Tonguetied minnow North America 16 TL
1817 Exoglossum maxillingua Cutlips minnow North America 16 TL



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