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Class: Actinopteri
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Xenocyprididae East Asian minnows

Genus: Aphyocypris

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Max. Length 4.7 cm SL

 
Aphyocypris amnis
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Asia
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Aphyocypris arcus (Lin, 1931)

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Aphyocypris arcus
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Asia
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Aphyocypris chinensis Günther, 1868

Photo by Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Aphyocypris chinensis
[Chinese bleak]
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Aphyocypris dorsohorizontalis
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Asia
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Aphyocypris kikuchii (Oshima, 1919)

Photo by Photo by Nian-Hong, J.-L.
 
Aphyocypris kikuchii
[]
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Aphyocypris kyphus
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Asia
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Aphyocypris lini (Weitzman & Chan, 1966)

Photo by Photo by Calypso Photolibrary
 
Aphyocypris lini
[Garnet minnow]



Asia
Max. Length 5.9 cm SL
Aphyocypris moltrechti (Regan, 1908)

Photo by Photo by Liao, T.-Y.
 
Aphyocypris moltrechti
[Moltrecht's minnow]



Asia
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Aphyocypris normalis Nichols & Pope, 1927

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Aphyocypris normalis
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Max. Length 3.5 cm SL

 
Aphyocypris pulchrilineata
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10 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Aphyocypris amnis Asia 4.7 SL 2011
Aphyocypris arcus Asia 8 TL 1931
Aphyocypris chinensis Chinese bleak Asia 6 TL 1868
Aphyocypris dorsohorizontalis Asia 1969
Aphyocypris kikuchii Asia 8 TL 1919
Aphyocypris kyphus Asia 1978
Aphyocypris lini Garnet minnow Asia 5 TL 1966
Aphyocypris moltrechti Moltrecht's minnow Asia 5.9 SL 1908
Aphyocypris normalis Asia 10 TL 1927
Aphyocypris pulchrilineata Asia 3.5 SL 2013



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