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

(See list of species below)



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6 species (see list below)

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North America
Max. Length 15 cm TL

 
Lepidomeda albivallis
[White River spinedace]
No picture found
Norrth America
Max. Length 15 cm TL

 
Lepidomeda aliciae
[Southern leatherside chub]
No picture found
North America
Max. Length 7.9 cm TL

 
Lepidomeda altivelis
[Pahranagat spinedace]
No picture found
North America
Max. Length 15 cm TL

 
Lepidomeda copei
[Northern leatherside chub]

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North America
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Lepidomeda mollispinis Miller & Hubbs, 1960

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Lepidomeda mollispinis
[Virgin spinedace]

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North America
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Lepidomeda vittata Cope, 1874

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Lepidomeda vittata
[Little Colorado spinedace]
6 Species of Family Cyprinidae with Genus Lepidomeda
(Minnows or carps)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1960 Lepidomeda albivallis White River spinedace North America 15 TL
1881 Lepidomeda aliciae Southern leatherside chub Norrth America 15 TL
1960 Lepidomeda altivelis Pahranagat spinedace North America 7.9 TL
1881 Lepidomeda copei Northern leatherside chub North America 15 TL
1960 Lepidomeda mollispinis Virgin spinedace North America 15 TL
1874 Lepidomeda vittata Little Colorado spinedace North America 10 TL



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cfm script by eagbayani, 30.11.04, ,  php script by cmilitante, 05/11/2010 ,  last modified by cmilitante, 14/03/2013