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

(See list of species below)



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6 species (see list below)

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Photo by Shattuck, Z.R.

North America
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Hybopsis amblops (Rafinesque, 1820)

Photo by Shattuck, Z.R.
 
Hybopsis amblops
[Bigeye chub]

Photo by Lyons, J.

North America
Max. Length 8.4 cm TL
Hybopsis amnis (Hubbs & Greene, 1951)

Photo by Lyons, J.
 
Hybopsis amnis
[Pallid shiner]

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

North America
Max. Length 7.2 cm TL
Hybopsis hypsinotus (Cope, 1870)

Photo by N. Burkhead & R. Jenkins, courtesy of VDGIF
 
Hybopsis hypsinotus
[Highback chub]

Photo by Burkhead, N.

North America
Max. Length 8.5 cm TL
Hybopsis lineapunctata Clemmer & Suttkus, 1971

Photo by Burkhead, N.
 
Hybopsis lineapunctata
[Lined chub]
No picture found
North America
Max. Length 8.4 cm TL

 
Hybopsis rubrifrons
[]
No picture found
North America
Max. Length 8.4 cm TL

 
Hybopsis winchelli
[Clear chub]
6 Species of Family Cyprinidae with Genus Hybopsis
(Minnows or carps)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1820 Hybopsis amblops Bigeye chub North America 10 TL
1951 Hybopsis amnis Pallid shiner North America 8.4 TL
1870 Hybopsis hypsinotus Highback chub North America 7.2 TL
1971 Hybopsis lineapunctata Lined chub North America 8.5 TL
1877 Hybopsis rubrifrons North America 8.4 TL
1856 Hybopsis winchelli Clear chub North America 8.4 TL



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