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

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6 species (see list below)

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Eurasia
Max. Length 9 cm SL

 
Rhynchocypris czekanowskii
[Czekanowski's minnow]
No picture found
Asia.

 
Rhynchocypris dementjevi
[]

Photo by CAFS

Asia
Max. Length 24 cm TL
Rhynchocypris lagowskii (Dybowski, 1869)

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Rhynchocypris lagowskii
[Amur minnow]

Photo by CAFS

Asia
Max. Length 17.2 cm TL
Rhynchocypris oxycephalus (Sauvage & Dabry de Thiersant, 1874)

Photo by CAFS
 
Rhynchocypris oxycephalus
[Chinese minnow]

Photo by Artaev, O.

Eurasia
Max. Length 18.5 cm SL
Rhynchocypris percnurus (Pallas, 1814)

Photo by Artaev, O.
 
Rhynchocypris percnurus
[Lake minnow]
No picture found
Asia.
Max. Length 10 cm TL

 
Rhynchocypris poljakowii
[Balkhash minnow]
6 Species of Family Cyprinidae with Genus Rhynchocypris
(Minnows or carps)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1869 Rhynchocypris czekanowskii Czekanowski's minnow Eurasia 9 SL
1954 Rhynchocypris dementjevi Asia.
1869 Rhynchocypris lagowskii Amur minnow Asia 24 TL
1874 Rhynchocypris oxycephalus Chinese minnow Asia 17.2 TL
1814 Rhynchocypris percnurus Lake minnow Eurasia 18.5 SL
1879 Rhynchocypris poljakowii Balkhash minnow Asia. 10 TL



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