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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cyprinodontiformes
Family: Rivulidae Rivulines

Genus: Rachovia

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4 species (see list below)

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Photo by Vermeulen, F.

South America
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Rachovia brevis (Regan, 1912)

Photo by Vermeulen, F.
 
Rachovia brevis
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Photo by Vermeulen, F.

South America
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Rachovia hummelincki de Beaufort, 1940

Photo by Vermeulen, F.
 
Rachovia hummelincki
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Photo by Vermeulen, F.

South America
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Rachovia maculipinnis (Radda, 1964)

Photo by Vermeulen, F.
 
Rachovia maculipinnis
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Photo by Vermeulen, F.

South America
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Rachovia pyropunctata Taphorn & Thomerson, 1978

Photo by Vermeulen, F.
 
Rachovia pyropunctata
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4 Species of Family Rivulidae with Genus Rachovia
(Rivulines)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1912 Rachovia brevis South America 6 TL
1940 Rachovia hummelincki South America 5 TL
1964 Rachovia maculipinnis South America 6 TL
1978 Rachovia pyropunctata South America 5 TL



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