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

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5 species (see list below)

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Photo by Otel, V.

Eurasia
Max. Length 40 cm TL
Petroleuciscus borysthenicus (Kessler, 1859)

Photo by Otel, V.
 
Petroleuciscus borysthenicus
[Dnieper chub]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 10.7 cm SL

 
Petroleuciscus esfahani
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 85.8 cm SL

 
Petroleuciscus kurui
[]

Photo by Esmaeili, H.R.

Asia
Max. Length 9 cm SL
Petroleuciscus persidis (Coad, 1981)

Photo by Esmaeili, H.R.
 
Petroleuciscus persidis
[]

Photo by Güçlü, S.S.

Europe and Asia
Max. Length 10 cm SL
Petroleuciscus smyrnaeus (Boulenger, 1896)

Photo by Güçlü, S.S.
 
Petroleuciscus smyrnaeus
[]
5 Species of Family Cyprinidae with Genus Petroleuciscus
(Minnows or carps)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1859 Petroleuciscus borysthenicus Dnieper chub Eurasia 40 TL
2010 Petroleuciscus esfahani Asia 10.7 SL
1995 Petroleuciscus kurui Asia 85.8 SL
1981 Petroleuciscus persidis Asia 9 SL
1896 Petroleuciscus smyrnaeus Europe and Asia 10 SL



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