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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae Minnows or carps
Subfamily: No subfamily
Genus: Onychostoma

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21 species (see list below)

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Photo by Shao, K.T.

Asia
Max. Length 50 cm SL
Onychostoma alticorpus (Oshima, 1920)

Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Onychostoma alticorpus
[Taiwan ku fish]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 18.9 cm SL

 
Onychostoma angustistomata
[]

Photo by CAFS

Asia
Max. Length 18.8 cm SL
Onychostoma barbatulum (Pellegrin, 1908)

Photo by CAFS
 
Onychostoma barbatulum
[Taiwan shoveljaw carp]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 17.6 cm SL

 
Onychostoma barbatum
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 14.6 cm SL

 
Onychostoma breve
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 15.5 cm SL

 
Onychostoma daduense
[]

Photo by FAO

Asia
Max. Length 11.5 cm SL
Onychostoma elongatum (Pellegrin & Chevey, 1934)

Photo by FAO
 
Onychostoma elongatum
[]

Photo by Baird, I.G.

Asia
Max. Length 17 cm SL
Onychostoma fangi Kottelat, 2000

Photo by Baird, I.G.
 
Onychostoma fangi
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 23 cm SL

 
Onychostoma fusiforme
[]

Photo by CAFS

Asia
Max. Length 31.6 cm SL
Onychostoma gerlachi (Peters, 1881)

Photo by CAFS
 
Onychostoma gerlachi
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Onychostoma laticeps
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 23.8 cm SL

 
Onychostoma lepturum
[]

Photo by CAFS

Asia
Max. Length 25.3 cm SL
Onychostoma lini (Wu, 1939)

Photo by CAFS
 
Onychostoma lini
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 21.0 cm SL

 
Onychostoma macrolepis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 14 cm SL

 
Onychostoma meridionale
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 12.4 cm SL

 
Onychostoma minnanensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 34.4 cm SL

 
Onychostoma ovale
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 29.1 cm SL

 
Onychostoma rarum
[]

Photo by CAFS

Asia
Max. Length 29.3 cm SL
Onychostoma simum (Sauvage & Dabry de Thiersant, 1874)

Photo by CAFS
 
Onychostoma simum
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Onychostoma uniforme
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 14.6 cm SL

 
Onychostoma virgulatum
[]
21 Species of Family Cyprinidae with Genus Onychostoma
(Minnows or carps)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1920 Onychostoma alticorpus Taiwan ku fish Asia 50 SL
1940 Onychostoma angustistomata Asia 18.9 SL
1908 Onychostoma barbatulum Taiwan shoveljaw carp Asia 18.8 SL
1931 Onychostoma barbatum Asia 17.6 SL
1977 Onychostoma breve Asia 14.6 SL
1994 Onychostoma daduense Asia 15.5 SL
1934 Onychostoma elongatum Asia 11.5 SL
2000 Onychostoma fangi Asia 17 SL
1998 Onychostoma fusiforme Asia 23 SL
1881 Onychostoma gerlachi Asia 31.6 SL
1896 Onychostoma laticeps Asia
1900 Onychostoma lepturum Asia 23.8 SL
1939 Onychostoma lini Asia 25.3 SL
1871 Onychostoma macrolepis Asia 21.0 SL
1998 Onychostoma meridionale Asia 14 SL
2013 Onychostoma minnanensis Asia 12.4 SL
1936 Onychostoma ovale Asia 34.4 SL
1933 Onychostoma rarum Asia 29.1 SL
1874 Onychostoma simum Asia 29.3 SL
1978 Onychostoma uniforme Asia
2009 Onychostoma virgulatum Asia 14.6 SL



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