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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae Minnows or carps
Subfamily: ex-danioninae
Genus: Zacco

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3 species (see list below)

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Asia
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Zacco chengtui Kimura, 1934

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Zacco chengtui
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Asia
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Zacco platypus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)

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Zacco platypus
[Freshwater minnow]

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Asia
Max. Length 30 cm NG
Zacco taliensis (Regan, 1907)

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Zacco taliensis
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3 Species of Family Cyprinidae with Genus Zacco
(Minnows or carps)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1934 Zacco chengtui Asia 12 TL
1846 Zacco platypus Freshwater minnow Asia 20 TL
1907 Zacco taliensis Asia 30 NG



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