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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae Minnows or carps
Subfamily: Danioninae
Genus: Amblypharyngodon

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Max. Length 15 cm TL
Amblypharyngodon atkinsonii (Blyth, 1860)

Photo by Photo by Vidthayanon, C.
Amblypharyngodon atkinsonii
[Burmese carplet]

Max. Length 4 cm SL
Amblypharyngodon chulabhornae Vidthayanon & Kottelat, 1990

Photo by Photo by Panitvong, N.
Amblypharyngodon chulabhornae

Max. Length 8 cm TL
Amblypharyngodon melettinus (Valenciennes, 1844)

Photo by Photo by Jayasinghe, A.
Amblypharyngodon melettinus
[Attentive carplet]

Max. Length 10 cm TL
Amblypharyngodon microlepis (Bleeker, 1853)

Photo by Photo by A. Biju Kumar
Amblypharyngodon microlepis
[Indian carplet]

Max. Length 20 cm TL
Amblypharyngodon mola (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Photo by Hossain, M.A.R.
Amblypharyngodon mola
[Mola carplet]

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Amblypharyngodon atkinsonii Burmese carplet Asia 15 TL 1860
Amblypharyngodon chulabhornae Asia 4 SL 1990
Amblypharyngodon melettinus Attentive carplet Asia 8 TL 1844
Amblypharyngodon microlepis Indian carplet Asia 10 TL 1853
Amblypharyngodon mola Mola carplet Asia 20 TL 1822

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