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

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by The Native Fish Conservancy

North America
Max. Length 16 cm TL
Margariscus margarita (Cope, 1867)

Photo by The Native Fish Conservancy
 
Margariscus margarita
[Allegheny pearl dace]
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North America

 
Margariscus nachtriebi
[Northern pearl dace]
2 Species of Family Cyprinidae with Genus Margariscus
(Minnows or carps)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1867 Margariscus margarita Allegheny pearl dace North America 16 TL
1896 Margariscus nachtriebi Northern pearl dace North America



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