SELECT DISTINCT SPECIES.Genus AS ResultField1, SPECIES.Species AS ResultField2, SPECIES.Author AS ResultField3, SPECIES.FBname AS ResultField4, SPECIES.FamCode AS ResultField5, SPECIES.SpecCode AS ID_Field, SPECIES.Length AS ResultField6, SPECIES.LTypeMaxM AS ResultField7, SPECIES.LengthFemale AS ResultField20, SPECIES.LTypeMaxF AS ResultField21, synonyms.year, FAMILIES.CommonName, FAMILIES.Family FROM (SPECIES LEFT JOIN synonyms ON SPECIES.SpecCode = synonyms.SpecCode) INNER JOIN FAMILIES ON SPECIES.FamCode = FAMILIES.FamCode WHERE (FAMILIES.FamCode =SPECIES.FamCode) AND (synonyms.valid <> 0) And ((FAMILIES.FamCode)=122) AND ((Families.Order)= 'Cypriniformes') AND ((Species.Genus) = 'Cyprinus') AND ((Species.Subfamily) = 'Cyprininae') And ((FAMILIES.Class)='Actinopterygii') ORDER BY species.genus, species.species Fish Identification
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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae Minnows or carps
Subfamily: Cyprininae
Genus: Cyprinus

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Asia
Max. Length 27 cm SL
Cyprinus acutidorsalis Wang, 1979

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Cyprinus acutidorsalis
[]
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Asia
Max. Length 35 cm OT

 
Cyprinus barbatus
[]

Photo by Lovshin, L.

Asia
Max. Length 120 cm TL
Cyprinus carpio Linnaeus, 1758

Photo by Lovshin, L.
 
Cyprinus carpio
[Common carp]

Photo by Tang, J.-F.

Asia
Max. Length 4.8 cm SL
Cyprinus chilia Wu, Yang & Huang, 1963

Photo by Tang, J.-F.
 
Cyprinus chilia
[]
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Asia

 
Cyprinus dai
[]
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Asia
Max. Length 24.5 cm SL

 
Cyprinus daliensis
[]
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Asia

 
Cyprinus exophthalmus
[]
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Asia
Max. Length 22.2 cm SL

 
Cyprinus fuxianensis
[]
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Asia

 
Cyprinus hieni
[]

Photo by Vidthayanon, C.

Asia

Cyprinus hyperdorsalis Nguyen, 1991

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Cyprinus hyperdorsalis
[]
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Asia
Max. Length 30 cm NG

 
Cyprinus ilishaestomus
[]

Photo by WWF / Vidthayanon, C.

Asia

Cyprinus intha Annandale, 1918

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Cyprinus intha
[]

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Asia
Max. Length 35 cm OT
Cyprinus longipectoralis Chen & Huang, 1977

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Cyprinus longipectoralis
[]
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Asia
Max. Length 17.7 cm SL

 
Cyprinus longzhouensis
[]

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Asia
Max. Length 24.2 cm SL
Cyprinus megalophthalmus Wu et al., 1963

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Cyprinus megalophthalmus
[]
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Asia

 
Cyprinus melanes
[]

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Asia
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Cyprinus micristius Regan, 1906

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Cyprinus micristius
[]

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Asia
Max. Length 42 cm TL
Cyprinus multitaeniatus Pellegrin & Chevey, 1936

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Cyprinus multitaeniatus
[]

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Asia
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Cyprinus pellegrini Tchang, 1933

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Cyprinus pellegrini
[Barbless carp]
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Asia

 
Cyprinus qionghaiensis
[]
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Asia

 
Cyprinus quidatensis
[]

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Asia
Max. Length 28 cm SL
Cyprinus rubrofuscus Lacepède, 1803

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Cyprinus rubrofuscus
[]
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Asia
Max. Length 13 cm NG

 
Cyprinus yilongensis
[]

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Asia
Max. Length 19.9 cm SL
Cyprinus yunnanensis Tchang, 1933

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Cyprinus yunnanensis
[]



24 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Cyprinus acutidorsalis Asia 27 SL 1979
Cyprinus barbatus Asia 35 OT 1977
Cyprinus carpio Common carp Asia 120 TL 1758
Cyprinus chilia Asia 4.8 SL 1963
Cyprinus dai Asia 1969
Cyprinus daliensis Asia 24.5 SL 1977
Cyprinus exophthalmus Asia 1978
Cyprinus fuxianensis Asia 22.2 SL 1977
Cyprinus hieni Asia 2003
Cyprinus hyperdorsalis Asia 1991
Cyprinus ilishaestomus Asia 30 NG 1977
Cyprinus intha Asia 1918
Cyprinus longipectoralis Asia 35 OT 1977
Cyprinus longzhouensis Asia 17.7 SL 1977
Cyprinus megalophthalmus Asia 24.2 SL 1963
Cyprinus melanes Asia 1978
Cyprinus micristius Asia 20 TL 1906
Cyprinus multitaeniatus Asia 42 TL 1936
Cyprinus pellegrini Barbless carp Asia 30 TL 1933
Cyprinus qionghaiensis Asia 1981
Cyprinus quidatensis Asia 1999
Cyprinus rubrofuscus Asia 28 SL 1803
Cyprinus yilongensis Asia 13 NG 1977
Cyprinus yunnanensis Asia 19.9 SL 1933



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