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) = 'Desmopuntius') AND ((Species.Subfamily) = 'Barbinae') 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: Barbinae
Genus: Desmopuntius

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Photo by JJPhoto

Asia
Max. Length 5.3 cm SL
Desmopuntius foerschi (Kottelat, 1982)

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Desmopuntius foerschi
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Asia
Max. Length 6.5 cm SL

 
Desmopuntius gemellus
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Photo by FAO

Asia
Max. Length 5.5 cm TL
Desmopuntius hexazona (Weber & de Beaufort, 1912)

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Desmopuntius hexazona
[Six-banded tiger barb]

Photo by Roberts, T.R.

Asia
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Desmopuntius johorensis (Duncker, 1904)

Photo by Roberts, T.R.
 
Desmopuntius johorensis
[Striped barb]

Photo by Choy, H.W.

Asia
Max. Length 8.8 cm TL
Desmopuntius pentazona (Boulenger, 1894)

Photo by Choy, H.W.
 
Desmopuntius pentazona
[Fiveband barb]

Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann

Asia
Max. Length 8.8 cm TL
Desmopuntius rhomboocellatus (Koumans, 1940)

Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann
 
Desmopuntius rhomboocellatus
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Asia
Max. Length 9.6 cm SL

 
Desmopuntius trifasciatus
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Desmopuntius foerschi Asia 5.3 SL 1982
Desmopuntius gemellus Asia 6.5 SL 1996
Desmopuntius hexazona Six-banded tiger barb Asia 5.5 TL 1912
Desmopuntius johorensis Striped barb Asia 12 TL 1904
Desmopuntius pentazona Fiveband barb Asia 8.8 TL 1894
Desmopuntius rhomboocellatus Asia 8.8 TL 1940
Desmopuntius trifasciatus Asia 9.6 SL 1996



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