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

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Max. Length 18 cm SL

 
Squalius adanaensis
[Adana chub]
No picture found


 
Squalius agdamicus
[]



Europe
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Squalius alburnoides (Steindachner, 1866)

Photo by Photo by Ribeiro, F.
 
Squalius alburnoides
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 20 cm SL

 
Squalius albus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 21.9 cm SL
Squalius anatolicus (Bogutskaya, 1997)

Photo by Photo by Gülle, ?,
 
Squalius anatolicus
[Beysehir dace]



Europe
Max. Length 16 cm SL
Squalius aphipsi (Aleksandrov, 1927)

Photo by Photo by Pashkov, A.N.
 
Squalius aphipsi
[Aphips chub]



Europe
Max. Length 13.1 cm SL
Squalius aradensis (Coelho, Bogutskaya, Rodrigues & Collares-Pereira, 1998)

Photo by Photo by Pires, D.
 
Squalius aradensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 15.7 cm TL

 
Squalius aristotelis
[Tuzla chub]
No picture found

Max. Length 20.1 cm SL

 
Squalius berak
[Mesopotamian chub]
No picture found


 
Squalius cappadocicus
[Cappadocian chub]



Asia

Squalius carinus Özuluğ & Freyhof, 2011

Photo by Photo by Güçlü, S.S.
 
Squalius carinus
[Chocolate chub]



Europe
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Squalius carolitertii (Doadrio, 1988)

Photo by Photo by Ribeiro, F.
 
Squalius carolitertii
[Bordallo]
No picture found


 
Squalius castellanus
[]
No picture found


 
Squalius cephaloides
[Thick lipped chub]



Eurasia
Max. Length 60 cm SL
Squalius cephalus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Photo by Photo by Porcellotti et al.
 
Squalius cephalus
[Chub]



Europe and Asia
Max. Length 28.9 cm TL
Squalius cii (Richardson, 1857)

Photo by Photo by Güçlü, S.S.
 
Squalius cii
[European chub]



Asia
Max. Length 16 cm SL
Squalius fellowesii (Günther, 1868)

Photo by Photo by Giannetto, D.
 
Squalius fellowesii
[Aegean chub]



Europe
Max. Length 9 cm SL
Squalius ghigii (Gianferrari, 1927)

Photo by Photo by Iliopoulos, A.I.
 
Squalius ghigii
[Rhodes minnow]
No picture found

Max. Length 30 cm SL

 
Squalius illyricus
[]



Europe
Max. Length 19.1 cm SL
Squalius janae Bogutskaya & Zupančič, 2010

Photo by Photo by Bogutskaya, N.G. / Zupan?i?, P.
 
Squalius janae
[]



Europe
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Squalius keadicus (Stephanidis, 1971)

Photo by Photo by Vardakas L., Tachos V., Zogaris S. and Economou A.
 
Squalius keadicus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 22 cm TL

 
Squalius kosswigi
[]



Asia
Max. Length 21.8 cm SL
Squalius kottelati Turan, Yilmaz & Kaya, 2009

Photo by Photo by Kaya, C.
 
Squalius kottelati
[Striped chub]



Europe
Max. Length 20.1 cm SL
Squalius laietanus Doadrio, Kottelat & de Sostoa, 2007

Photo by Photo by Modder, T.
 
Squalius laietanus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 23.7 cm SL
Squalius lepidus Heckel, 1843

Photo by Photo by Kaya, C.
 
Squalius lepidus
[]



Europe
Max. Length 16 cm SL
Squalius lucumonis (Bianco, 1983)

Photo by Photo by Lorenzoni, M.
 
Squalius lucumonis
[]



Europe
Max. Length 7.6 cm SL
Squalius malacitanus Doadrio & Carmona, 2006

Photo by Photo by Hartl, A.
 
Squalius malacitanus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 34 cm SL

 
Squalius microlepis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 21 cm SL

 
Squalius moreoticus
[Stymphalia chub]
No picture found

Max. Length 19.8 cm SL

 
Squalius orientalis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 14.2 cm SL

 
Squalius orpheus
[Orpheus dace]



Europe
Max. Length 30 cm SL
Squalius pamvoticus (Stephanidis, 1939)

Photo by Photo by Kommatas & Sanda
 
Squalius pamvoticus
[Pamvotis chub]
No picture found

Max. Length 30 cm SL

 
Squalius peloponensis
[Peloponnese chub]
No picture found

Max. Length 47.2 cm TL

 
Squalius platyceps
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 25 cm SL

 
Squalius prespensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 23 cm SL
Squalius pursakensis (Hankó, 1925)

Photo by Photo by Güçlü, S.S.
 
Squalius pursakensis
[Sakarya chub]



Europe
Max. Length 26 cm SL
Squalius pyrenaicus (Günther, 1868)

Photo by Photo by Ramos, A.
 
Squalius pyrenaicus
[]



Asia

Squalius recurvirostris Özuluğ & Freyhof, 2011

Photo by Photo by Güçlü, S.S.
 
Squalius recurvirostris
[Ak?ehir chub]
No picture found

Max. Length 24 cm SL

 
Squalius seyhanensis
[Seyhan dace]
No picture found


 
Squalius spurius
[Orontes dace]
No picture found

Max. Length 13 cm TL

 
Squalius squaliusculus
[Syr-Darya dace]



Europe
Max. Length 60 cm SL
Squalius squalus (Bonaparte, 1837)

Photo by Photo by Bogutskaya, N.G. / Zupan?i?, P.
 
Squalius squalus
[]



Europe
Max. Length 27.7 cm TL
Squalius svallize Heckel & Kner, 1858

Photo by Photo by Glamuzina, B.
 
Squalius svallize
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 40 cm SL

 
Squalius tenellus
[]



Europe
Max. Length 11.8 cm SL
Squalius torgalensis (Coelho, Bogutskaya, Rodrigues & Collares-Pereira, 1998)

Photo by Photo by Ribeiro, F.
 
Squalius torgalensis
[]
No picture found


 
Squalius turcicus
[Transcaucasian chub]



Asia

Squalius ulanus (Günther, 1899)

Photo by Photo by Abbasi, K.
 
Squalius ulanus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 17.5 cm FL

 
Squalius valentinus
[]



Europe
Max. Length 16 cm SL
Squalius vardarensis Karaman, 1928

Photo by Photo by Institute of Inland Waters (IIW) Hellenic Center for Marine Research (HCMR)
 
Squalius vardarensis
[]



Europe
Max. Length 28 cm SL
Squalius zrmanjae Karaman, 1928

Photo by Photo by Pialek, L.
 
Squalius zrmanjae
[]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Squalius adanaensis Adana chub Asia 18 SL 2013
Squalius agdamicus Asia 1901
Squalius alburnoides Europe 25 TL 1866
Squalius albus Europe 20 SL 1838
Squalius anatolicus Beysehir dace Asia 21.9 SL 1997
Squalius aphipsi Aphips chub Europe 16 SL 1927
Squalius aradensis Europe 13.1 SL 1998
Squalius aristotelis Tuzla chub Asia 15.7 TL 2011
Squalius berak Mesopotamian chub Asia 20.1 SL 1843
Squalius cappadocicus Cappadocian chub Asia 2011
Squalius carinus Chocolate chub Asia 2011
Squalius carolitertii Bordallo Europe 25 TL 1988
Squalius castellanus Europe 2007
Squalius cephaloides Thick lipped chub Asia 1942
Squalius cephalus Chub Eurasia 60 SL 1758
Squalius cii European chub Europe and Asia 28.9 TL 1857
Squalius fellowesii Aegean chub Asia 16 SL 1868
Squalius ghigii Rhodes minnow Europe 9 SL 1927
Squalius illyricus Europe 30 SL 1858
Squalius janae Europe 19.1 SL 2010
Squalius keadicus Europe 25 TL 1971
Squalius kosswigi Asia 22 TL 1972
Squalius kottelati Striped chub Asia 21.8 SL 2009
Squalius laietanus Europe 20.1 SL 2007
Squalius lepidus Asia 23.7 SL 1843
Squalius lucumonis Europe 16 SL 1983
Squalius malacitanus Europe 7.6 SL 2006
Squalius microlepis Europe 34 SL 1843
Squalius moreoticus Stymphalia chub Europe 21 SL 1971
Squalius orientalis Asia 19.8 SL 1847
Squalius orpheus Orpheus dace Eurasia 14.2 SL 2006
Squalius pamvoticus Pamvotis chub Europe 30 SL 1939
Squalius peloponensis Peloponnese chub Europe 30 SL 1844
Squalius platyceps Europe 47.2 TL 2010
Squalius prespensis Europe 25 SL 1977
Squalius pursakensis Sakarya chub Asia 23 SL 1925
Squalius pyrenaicus Europe 26 SL 1868
Squalius recurvirostris Ak?ehir chub Asia 2011
Squalius seyhanensis Seyhan dace Asia 24 SL 2013
Squalius spurius Orontes dace Asia 1843
Squalius squaliusculus Syr-Darya dace Asia 13 TL 1872
Squalius squalus Europe 60 SL 1837
Squalius svallize Europe 27.7 TL 1858
Squalius tenellus Europe 40 SL 1843
Squalius torgalensis Europe 11.8 SL 1998
Squalius turcicus Transcaucasian chub Asia 1865
Squalius ulanus Asia 1899
Squalius valentinus Europe 17.5 FL 2006
Squalius vardarensis Europe 16 SL 1928
Squalius zrmanjae Europe 28 SL 1928



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