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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae Minnows or carps
Subfamily: Danioninae
Genus: Leptocypris

(See list of species below)



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9 species (see list below)

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Africa
Max. Length 9.5 cm SL

 
Leptocypris crossensis
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Photo by Palmer, R.

Africa
Max. Length 6.3 cm SL
Leptocypris guineensis (Daget, 1962)

Photo by Palmer, R.
 
Leptocypris guineensis
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Africa
Max. Length 11.8 cm SL

 
Leptocypris konkoureensis
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Africa
Max. Length 15.5 cm TL

 
Leptocypris lujae
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Photo by RMCA

Africa
Max. Length 11 cm TL
Leptocypris modestus Boulenger, 1900

Photo by RMCA
 
Leptocypris modestus
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Africa
Max. Length 9.5 cm TL

 
Leptocypris niloticus
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No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 11.2 cm SL

 
Leptocypris taiaensis
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Africa
Max. Length 7 cm TL

 
Leptocypris weeksii
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Africa
Max. Length 9.5 cm TL

 
Leptocypris weynsii
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9 Species of Family Cyprinidae with Genus Leptocypris
(Minnows or carps)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1989 Leptocypris crossensis Africa 9.5 SL
1962 Leptocypris guineensis Africa 6.3 SL
1989 Leptocypris konkoureensis Africa 11.8 SL
1909 Leptocypris lujae Africa 15.5 TL
1900 Leptocypris modestus Africa 11 TL
1835 Leptocypris niloticus Africa 9.5 TL
1989 Leptocypris taiaensis Africa 11.2 SL
1899 Leptocypris weeksii Africa 7 TL
1899 Leptocypris weynsii Africa 9.5 TL



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