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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae Minnows or carps
Subfamily: Labeoninae
Genus: Garra

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Max. Length 5.7 cm SL

 
Garra abhoyai
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Max. Length 11.4 cm SL

 
Garra aethiopica
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Africa
Max. Length 6.3 cm SL
Garra allostoma Roberts, 1990

Photo by Photo by MNHN
 
Garra allostoma
[]



Asia
Max. Length 7.2 cm SL
Garra alticaputus Arunachalam, Nandagopal & Mayden, 2013

Photo by Photo by Arunachalam, M., et al.
 
Garra alticaputus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 6.7 cm SL

 
Garra amirhosseini
[]



Asia
Max. Length 23 cm TL
Garra annandalei Hora, 1921

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Garra annandalei
[]
No picture found


 
Garra apogon
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 12.6 cm SL

 
Garra arunachalensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 7.2 cm SL

 
Garra arupi
[]



Asia
Max. Length 7.2 cm SL
Garra barreimiae Fowler & Steinitz, 1956

Photo by Photo by Gratwicke, B.
 
Garra barreimiae
[]
No picture found


 
Garra bibarbatus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 13.9 cm SL
Garra bicornuta Narayan Rao, 1920

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Garra bicornuta
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 9.2 cm SL

 
Garra biloborostris
[]
No picture found


 
Garra bimaculacauda
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 10.2 cm SL

 
Garra birostris
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 10.1 cm SL

 
Garra bisangularis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 12.8 cm SL

 
Garra bispinosa
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 9.2 cm SL

 
Garra blanfordii
[]



Asia
Max. Length 11.5 cm SL
Garra borneensis (Vaillant, 1902)

Photo by Photo by Martin-Smith, K.
 
Garra borneensis
[]
No picture found


 
Garra bourreti
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 10 cm SL

 
Garra buettikeri
[]



Asia
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Garra cambodgiensis (Tirant, 1883)

Photo by Photo by Mittenecker, G.
 
Garra cambodgiensis
[Stonelapping minnow]



Asia
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Garra ceylonensis Bleeker, 1863

Photo by Photo by Jayasinghe, A.
 
Garra ceylonensis
[Stone sucker]
No picture found

Max. Length 8.3 cm SL

 
Garra chakpiensis
[]
No picture found


 
Garra chaudhurii
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 7.5 cm SL

 
Garra chebera
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 12.7 cm SL

 
Garra clavirostris
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 8.4 cm SL

 
Garra compressus
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Africa
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Garra congoensis Poll, 1959

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Garra congoensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 7.6 cm SL

 
Garra cornigera
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 6 cm SL

 
Garra culiciphaga
[Red stripe barb]
No picture found

Max. Length 15 cm SL

 
Garra cyclostomata
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 10.3 cm SL

 
Garra cyrano
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 5.2 cm SL

 
Garra dampaensis
[]



Africa
Max. Length 13.0 cm SL
Garra dembecha Getahun & Stiassny, 2007

Photo by Photo by Geremew, A.
 
Garra dembecha
[]



Africa
Max. Length 11 cm SL
Garra dembeensis (Rüppell, 1835)

Photo by Photo by de Vos, L.
 
Garra dembeensis
[Dembea stone lapper]
No picture found


 
Garra dulongensis
[]
No picture found


 
Garra dunsirei
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 6.7 cm SL

 
Garra duobarbis
[]
No picture found


 
Garra elegans
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Asia
Max. Length 11.3 cm SL
Garra elongata Vishwanath & Kosygin, 2000

Photo by Photo by Sharma, N.K.
 
Garra elongata
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 8.6 cm SL

 
Garra emarginata
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 2.8 cm SL

 
Garra ethelwynnae
[]



Asia
Max. Length 11 cm SL
Garra fasciacauda Fowler, 1937

Photo by Photo by Baird, I.G.
 
Garra fasciacauda
[]
No picture found


 
Garra festai
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 7.1 cm SL

 
Garra findolabium
[]



Asia
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Garra fisheri (Fowler, 1937)

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Garra fisheri
[]



Asia
Max. Length 6.2 cm SL
Garra flavatra Kullander & Fang, 2004

Photo by Photo by Taylor, A.
 
Garra flavatra
[]



Asia
Max. Length 18 cm SL
Garra fuliginosa Fowler, 1934

Photo by Photo by Baird, I.G.
 
Garra fuliginosa
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 8.6 cm SL

 
Garra geba
[]



Eurasia
Max. Length 10.1 cm SL
Garra ghorensis Krupp, 1982

Photo by Photo by Hamidan, N.A.
 
Garra ghorensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 20.8 cm TL
Garra gotyla (Gray, 1830)

Photo by Photo by Rana, A.S.
 
Garra gotyla
[Sucker head]
No picture found


 
Garra gracilis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Garra gravelyi (Annandale, 1919)

Photo by Photo by Kullander, S.O.
 
Garra gravelyi
[]
No picture found


 
Garra hainanensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 7 cm TL

 
Garra hindii
[]



Asia
Max. Length 15.5 cm SL
Garra hughi Silas, 1955

Photo by Photo by A. Biju Kumar
 
Garra hughi
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 10.3 cm SL

 
Garra ignestii
[]
No picture found


 
Garra imbarbatus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 34.5 cm SL
Garra imberba Garman, 1912

Photo by Photo by Damstra, E.S.
 
Garra imberba
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 9 cm TL

 
Garra imberbis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 16.1 cm SL

 
Garra jerdoni
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 9.6 cm SL

 
Garra jordanica
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 7.4 cm SL

 
Garra kalakadensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 7.2 cm SL
Garra kalpangi Nebeshwar, Bagra & Das, 2012

Photo by Photo by Bagra, K.
 
Garra kalpangi
[]



Asia
Max. Length 5.8 cm SL
Garra kemali (Hankó, 1925)

Photo by Photo by Güçlü, S.S.
 
Garra kemali
[Ere?li minnow]



Asia
Max. Length 11.3 cm SL
Garra kempi Hora, 1921

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Garra kempi
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 9.8 cm SL

 
Garra khawbungi
[]



Asia
Max. Length 8.5 cm SL
Garra kimini Arunachalam, Nandagopal & Mayden, 2013

Photo by Photo by Arunachalam, M., et al.
 
Garra kimini
[]
No picture found


 
Garra laichowensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 25.3 cm TL
Garra lamta (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Photo by Atkore, V.
 
Garra lamta
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 2.6 cm SL

 
Garra lancrenonensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 8 cm SL

 
Garra lautior
[]



Asia
Max. Length 9.2 cm SL
Garra lissorhynchus (McClelland, 1842)

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Garra lissorhynchus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 9.8 cm SL

 
Garra litanensis
[]
No picture found


 
Garra longipinnis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 5.8 cm SL
Garra lorestanensis Mousavi-Sabet & Eagderi, 2016

Photo by Photo by Mousavi-Sabet, H.
 
Garra lorestanensis
[]
No picture found


 
Garra magnidiscus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 13.5 cm SL

 
Garra makiensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 4.8 cm SL

 
Garra mamshuqa
[]



Asia
Max. Length 7 cm SL
Garra manipurensis Vishwanath & Sarojnalini, 1988

Photo by Photo by Sharma, N.K.
 
Garra manipurensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 17.4 cm SL
Garra mcclellandi (Jerdon, 1849)

Photo by Photo by Atkore, V.
 
Garra mcclellandi
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 5.4 cm SL

 
Garra menderesensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 6.9 cm SL

 
Garra menoni
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 13.3 cm SL

 
Garra micropulvinus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 4.7 cm SL

 
Garra mini
[]



Asia
Max. Length 5.3 cm SL
Garra minimus Arunachalam, Nandagopal & Mayden, 2013

Photo by Photo by Arunachalam, M., et al.
 
Garra minimus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 8.2 cm SL

 
Garra mirofrontis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 7.5 cm SL

 
Garra mlapparaensis
[]
No picture found


 
Garra mondica
[]



Asia
Max. Length 17 cm TL
Garra mullya (Sykes, 1839)

Photo by Photo by Raghavan, P.R.
 
Garra mullya
[Sucker fish]
No picture found

Max. Length 11.0 cm SL

 
Garra naganensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 7.6 cm SL

 
Garra nambulica
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 7.3 cm SL

 
Garra namyaensis
[]



Eurasia
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Garra nana (Heckel, 1843)

Photo by Photo by Darom, D.
 
Garra nana
[]



Asia
Max. Length 20 cm NG
Garra nasuta (McClelland, 1838)

Photo by Photo by Vidthayanon, C.
 
Garra nasuta
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 9.3 cm SL

 
Garra nepalensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 18.7 cm SL

 
Garra nethravathiensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 14.3 cm SL
Garra nigricauda Arunachalam, Nandagopal & Mayden, 2013

Photo by Photo by Arunachalam, M., et al.
 
Garra nigricauda
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 13.1 cm SL

 
Garra nigricollis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Garra notata (Blyth, 1860)

Photo by Photo by Vidthayanon, C.
 
Garra notata
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 18.4 cm SL

 
Garra nujiangensis
[]



Asia.
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Garra orientalis Nichols, 1925

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Garra orientalis
[]



Africa
Max. Length 7.2 cm SL
Garra ornata (Nichols & Griscom, 1917)

Photo by Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Garra ornata
[]



Asia
Max. Length 4.4 cm SL
Garra palaruvica Arunachalam, Raja, Nandagopal & Mayden, 2013

Photo by Photo by Arunachalam, M., et al.
 
Garra palaruvica
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 6.7 cm SL

 
Garra paralissorhynchus
[]
No picture found


 
Garra parastenorhynchus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 16.0 cm SL

 
Garra periyarensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 10.0 cm TL
Garra persica Berg, 1914

Photo by Photo by Keivany, Y.
 
Garra persica
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 10 cm TL

 
Garra phillipsi
[Phillips's garra]
No picture found

Max. Length 10.4 cm SL

 
Garra platycephala
[]



Asia
Max. Length 4.5 cm SL
Garra poecilura Kullander & Fang, 2004

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Garra poecilura
[]
No picture found


 
Garra poilanei
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 6.4 cm SL

 
Garra propulvinus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 17.1 cm SL
Garra qiaojiensis Wu & Yao, 1977

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Garra qiaojiensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 10.8 cm SL

 
Garra quadratirostris
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 10.7 cm SL

 
Garra quadrimaculata
[]



Asia
Max. Length 8.2 cm SL
Garra rakhinica Kullander & Fang, 2004

Photo by Photo by Kullander, S.O.
 
Garra rakhinica
[]



Africa
Max. Length 12.2 cm SL
Garra regressus Getahun & Stiassny, 2007

Photo by Photo by Geremew, A.
 
Garra regressus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 10.4 cm SL

 
Garra robertsi
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 6.5 cm SL

 
Garra rossica
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 18.5 cm SL

 
Garra rotundinasus
[]



Eurasia
Max. Length 14.1 cm TL
Garra rufa (Heckel, 1843)

Photo by Photo by Darom, D.
 
Garra rufa
[Red garra]
No picture found

Max. Length 6.5 cm SL

 
Garra rupecula
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 10 cm SL

 
Garra sahilia
[]



Asia
Max. Length 17.4 cm SL
Garra salweenica Hora & Mukerji, 1934

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Garra salweenica
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 5.0 cm SL

 
Garra smarti
[]



Asia
Max. Length 6.1 cm SL
Garra spilota Kullander & Fang, 2004

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Garra spilota
[]



Asia
Max. Length 15.5 cm SL
Garra stenorhynchus (Jerdon, 1849)

Photo by Photo by Johnson, J.A.
 
Garra stenorhynchus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 14.7 cm SL
Garra surendranathanii Shaji, Arun & Easa, 1996

Photo by Photo by Raghavan, P.R.
 
Garra surendranathanii
[]



Africa
Max. Length 10.8 cm SL
Garra tana Getahun & Stiassny, 2007

Photo by Photo by Geremew, A.
 
Garra tana
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 2.7 cm SL

 
Garra tashanensis
[]
No picture found


 
Garra tengchongensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 30 cm SL

 
Garra theunensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 13.1 cm SL

 
Garra tibanica
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 13.4 cm SL

 
Garra trilobata
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 7.6 cm SL

 
Garra tyao
[]



Asia
Max. Length 6.4 cm SL
Garra typhlops (Bruun & Kaiser, 1944)

Photo by Photo by Alavi-Yeganeh, M.S.
 
Garra typhlops
[Iran cave barb]
No picture found

Max. Length 10.9 cm SL

 
Garra ukhrulensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 14.5 cm TL
Garra variabilis (Heckel, 1843)

Photo by Photo by Cicek, E. & S. Sungur
 
Garra variabilis
[Variable garra]
No picture found

Max. Length 5.9 cm SL

 
Garra vittatula
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 9.1 cm SL

 
Garra waensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 5 cm TL

 
Garra wanae
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 7 cm TL

 
Garra waterloti
[]
No picture found


 
Garra widdowsoni
[Iraq blind barb]
No picture found

Max. Length 25.5 cm SL

 
Garra yiliangensis
[]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Garra abhoyai Asia 5.7 SL 1921
Garra aethiopica Africa 11.4 SL 1927
Garra allostoma Africa 6.3 SL 1990
Garra alticaputus Asia 7.2 SL 2013
Garra amirhosseini Asia 6.7 SL 2016
Garra annandalei Asia 23 TL 1921
Garra apogon Asia 1925
Garra arunachalensis Asia 12.6 SL 2013
Garra arupi Asia 7.2 SL 2009
Garra barreimiae Asia 7.2 SL 1956
Garra bibarbatus Asia 2001
Garra bicornuta Asia 13.9 SL 1920
Garra biloborostris Asia 9.2 SL 2017
Garra bimaculacauda Asia 2016
Garra birostris Asia 10.2 SL 2013
Garra bisangularis Asia 10.1 SL 2010
Garra bispinosa Asia 12.8 SL 2005
Garra blanfordii Africa 9.2 SL 1901
Garra borneensis Asia 11.5 SL 1902
Garra bourreti Asia 1928
Garra buettikeri Asia 10 SL 1983
Garra cambodgiensis Stonelapping minnow Asia 15 SL 1883
Garra ceylonensis Stone sucker Asia 15 TL 1863
Garra chakpiensis Asia 8.3 SL 2015
Garra chaudhurii Asia 1921
Garra chebera Africa 7.5 SL 2010
Garra clavirostris Asia 12.7 SL 2017
Garra compressus Asia 8.4 SL 1998
Garra congoensis Africa 10 TL 1959
Garra cornigera Asia 7.6 SL 2015
Garra culiciphaga Red stripe barb Asia 6 SL 1927
Garra cyclostomata Asia 15 SL 1978
Garra cyrano Asia 10.3 SL 2000
Garra dampaensis Asia 5.2 SL 2013
Garra dembecha Africa 13.0 SL 2007
Garra dembeensis Dembea stone lapper Africa 11 SL 1835
Garra dulongensis Asia 2006
Garra dunsirei Asia 1987
Garra duobarbis Africa 6.7 SL 2007
Garra elegans Asia 1868
Garra elongata Asia 11.3 SL 2000
Garra emarginata Asia 8.6 SL 2011
Garra ethelwynnae Africa 2.8 SL 1958
Garra fasciacauda Asia 11 SL 1937
Garra festai Asia 1939
Garra findolabium Asia 7.1 SL 2008
Garra fisheri Asia 5 TL 1937
Garra flavatra Asia 6.2 SL 2004
Garra fuliginosa Asia 18 SL 1934
Garra geba Africa 8.6 SL 2007
Garra ghorensis Eurasia 10.1 SL 1982
Garra gotyla Sucker head Asia 20.8 TL 1830
Garra gracilis Asia 1936
Garra gravelyi Asia 12 TL 1919
Garra hainanensis Asia 1983
Garra hindii Africa 7 TL 1905
Garra hughi Asia 15.5 SL 1955
Garra ignestii Africa 10.3 SL 1925
Garra imbarbatus Asia 2001
Garra imberba Asia 34.5 SL 1912
Garra imberbis Asia 9 TL 1890
Garra jerdoni Asia 16.1 SL 1867
Garra jordanica Asia 9.6 SL 2014
Garra kalakadensis Asia 7.4 SL 1993
Garra kalpangi Asia 7.2 SL 2012
Garra kemali Ere?li minnow Asia 5.8 SL 1925
Garra kempi Asia 11.3 SL 1921
Garra khawbungi Asia 9.8 SL 2014
Garra kimini Asia 8.5 SL 2013
Garra laichowensis Asia 1969
Garra lamta Asia 25.3 TL 1822
Garra lancrenonensis Africa 2.6 SL 1960
Garra lautior Asia 8 SL 1987
Garra lissorhynchus Asia 9.2 SL 1842
Garra litanensis Asia 9.8 SL 1993
Garra longipinnis Asia 1977
Garra lorestanensis Asia 5.8 SL 2016
Garra magnidiscus Asia 2013
Garra makiensis Africa 13.5 SL 1904
Garra mamshuqa Asia 4.8 SL 1983
Garra manipurensis Asia 7 SL 1988
Garra mcclellandi Asia 17.4 SL 1849
Garra menderesensis Asia 5.4 SL 2015
Garra menoni Asia 6.9 SL 1984
Garra micropulvinus Asia 13.3 SL 2005
Garra mini Asia 4.7 SL 2016
Garra minimus Asia 5.3 SL 2013
Garra mirofrontis Asia 8.2 SL 1987
Garra mlapparaensis Asia 7.5 SL 2011
Garra mondica Asia 2015
Garra mullya Sucker fish Asia 17 TL 1839
Garra naganensis Asia 11.0 SL 1921
Garra nambulica Asia 7.6 SL 2005
Garra namyaensis Asia 7.3 SL 2012
Garra nana Eurasia 12 TL 1843
Garra nasuta Asia 20 NG 1838
Garra nepalensis Asia 9.3 SL 2017
Garra nethravathiensis Asia 18.7 SL 2014
Garra nigricauda Asia 14.3 SL 2013
Garra nigricollis Asia 13.1 SL 2004
Garra notata Asia 5 TL 1860
Garra nujiangensis Asia 18.4 SL 2009
Garra orientalis Asia. 20 TL 1925
Garra ornata Africa 7.2 SL 1917
Garra palaruvica Asia 4.4 SL 2013
Garra paralissorhynchus Asia 6.7 SL 2005
Garra parastenorhynchus Asia 2016
Garra periyarensis Asia 16.0 SL 2001
Garra persica Asia 10.0 TL 1914
Garra phillipsi Phillips's garra Asia 10 TL 1933
Garra platycephala Asia 10.4 SL 1920
Garra poecilura Asia 4.5 SL 2004
Garra poilanei Asia 1933
Garra propulvinus Asia 6.4 SL 2004
Garra qiaojiensis Asia 17.1 SL 1977
Garra quadratirostris Asia 10.8 SL 2013
Garra quadrimaculata Africa 10.7 SL 1835
Garra rakhinica Asia 8.2 SL 2004
Garra regressus Africa 12.2 SL 2007
Garra robertsi Asia 10.4 SL 2015
Garra rossica Asia 6.5 SL 1900
Garra rotundinasus Asia 18.5 SL 2006
Garra rufa Red garra Eurasia 14.1 TL 1843
Garra rupecula Asia 6.5 SL 1839
Garra sahilia Asia 10 SL 1983
Garra salweenica Asia 17.4 SL 1934
Garra smarti Asia 5.0 SL 2009
Garra spilota Asia 6.1 SL 2004
Garra stenorhynchus Asia 15.5 SL 1849
Garra surendranathanii Asia 14.7 SL 1996
Garra tana Africa 10.8 SL 2007
Garra tashanensis Asia 2.7 SL 2016
Garra tengchongensis Asia 2002
Garra theunensis Asia 30 SL 1998
Garra tibanica Asia 13.1 SL 1941
Garra trilobata Asia 13.4 SL 2015
Garra tyao Asia 7.6 SL 2014
Garra typhlops Iran cave barb Asia 6.4 SL 1944
Garra ukhrulensis Asia 10.9 SL 2015
Garra variabilis Variable garra Asia 14.5 TL 1843
Garra vittatula Asia 5.9 SL 2004
Garra waensis Asia 9.1 SL 2014
Garra wanae Asia 5 TL 1914
Garra waterloti Africa 7 TL 1935
Garra widdowsoni Iraq blind barb Asia 1955
Garra yiliangensis Asia 25.5 SL 1977



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