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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae Minnows or carps
Subfamily: No subfamily
Genus: Cyprinion

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Max. Length 11 cm SL

 
Cyprinion acinaces
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Asia
Max. Length 15.9 cm TL
Cyprinion kais Heckel, 1843

Photo by Photo by Kaya, C.
 
Cyprinion kais
[Kais kingfish]



Asia
Max. Length 20.4 cm TL
Cyprinion macrostomum Heckel, 1843

Photo by Photo by Cicek, E. & S. Sungur
 
Cyprinion macrostomum
[Tigris kingfish]
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Max. Length 10.5 cm SL

 
Cyprinion mhalensis
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Max. Length 10 cm TL

 
Cyprinion microphthalmum
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Max. Length 10 cm TL

 
Cyprinion milesi
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Asia
Max. Length 60 cm TL
Cyprinion semiplotum (McClelland, 1839)

Photo by Photo by Jha, B.R.
 
Cyprinion semiplotum
[Assamese kingfish]



Asia.
Max. Length 19.5 cm TL
Cyprinion tenuiradius Heckel, 1847

Photo by Photo by Esmaeili, H.R.
 
Cyprinion tenuiradius
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Asia
Max. Length 13.4 cm TL
Cyprinion watsoni (Day, 1872)

Photo by Photo by Afzali, A.
 
Cyprinion watsoni
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9 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Cyprinion acinaces Asia 11 SL 1977
Cyprinion kais Kais kingfish Asia 15.9 TL 1843
Cyprinion macrostomum Tigris kingfish Asia 20.4 TL 1843
Cyprinion mhalensis Asia 10.5 SL 1983
Cyprinion microphthalmum Asia 10 TL 1880
Cyprinion milesi Asia 10 TL 1880
Cyprinion semiplotum Assamese kingfish Asia 60 TL 1839
Cyprinion tenuiradius Asia. 19.5 TL 1847
Cyprinion watsoni Asia 13.4 TL 1872



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