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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Nemacheilidae

Genus: Acanthocobitis

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8 species (see list below)

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Photo by Greco, F.M.

Asia
Max. Length 11 cm TL
Acanthocobitis botia (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Greco, F.M.
 
Acanthocobitis botia
[Mottled loach]
No picture found
Asia

 
Acanthocobitis mandalayensis
[]

Photo by Mahatvaraj, B.

Asia
Max. Length 4.4 cm SL
Acanthocobitis mooreh (Sykes, 1839)

Photo by Mahatvaraj, B.
 
Acanthocobitis mooreh
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 8 cm SL

 
Acanthocobitis pavonacea
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Acanthocobitis pictilis
[]

Photo by Hasselgreen Jr., P.C.

Asia
Max. Length 10 cm NG
Acanthocobitis rubidipinnis (Blyth, 1860)

Photo by Hasselgreen Jr., P.C.
 
Acanthocobitis rubidipinnis
[]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

Asia
Max. Length 4 cm TL
Acanthocobitis urophthalmus (Günther, 1868)

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Acanthocobitis urophthalmus
[Banded mountain loach]

Photo by Ratmuangkhwang, S.

Asia
Max. Length 7.8 cm SL
Acanthocobitis zonalternans (Blyth, 1860)

Photo by Ratmuangkhwang, S.
 
Acanthocobitis zonalternans
[]
8 Species of Family Nemacheilidae with Genus Acanthocobitis
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Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1822 Acanthocobitis botia Mottled loach Asia 11 TL
1948 Acanthocobitis mandalayensis Asia
1839 Acanthocobitis mooreh Asia 4.4 SL
1839 Acanthocobitis pavonacea Asia 8 SL
2012 Acanthocobitis pictilis Asia
1860 Acanthocobitis rubidipinnis Asia 10 NG
1868 Acanthocobitis urophthalmus Banded mountain loach Asia 4 TL
1860 Acanthocobitis zonalternans Asia 7.8 SL



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