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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cyprinodontiformes
Family: Rivulidae Rivulines

Genus: Hypsolebias

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Hypsolebias adornatus South America 4.5 SL 2000
Hypsolebias antenori South America 7 TL 1973
Hypsolebias auratus South America 5 TL 2000
Hypsolebias brunoi South America 3.0 SL 2003
Hypsolebias caeruleus South America 2013
Hypsolebias carlettoi South America 2004
Hypsolebias coamazonicus South America 3.6 SL 2014
Hypsolebias flagellatus South America 5.1 SL 2003
Hypsolebias flammeus South America 6 TL 1989
Hypsolebias flavicaudatus South America 8 TL 1990
Hypsolebias fulminantis South America 6 TL 1993
Hypsolebias ghisolfii South America 7.3 SL 1996
Hypsolebias gilbertobrasili South America 3.7 SL 2012
Hypsolebias guanambi South America 3.9 SL 2011
Hypsolebias harmonicus South America 2010
Hypsolebias hellneri South America 6 TL 1993
Hypsolebias igneus South America 5.6 SL 2000
Hypsolebias janaubensis South America 3.9 SL 2006
Hypsolebias longignatus South America 3.0 SL 2008
Hypsolebias lopesi South America 4.6 SL 2010
Hypsolebias macaubensis South America 3.9 SL 2006
Hypsolebias magnificus South America 5 TL 1991
Hypsolebias mediopapillatus South America 2006
Hypsolebias nitens South America 4.1 SL 2012
Hypsolebias notatus South America 5 TL 1990
Hypsolebias nudiorbitatus South America 2011
Hypsolebias picturatus South America 4.3 SL 2000
Hypsolebias pterophyllus South America 6.5 SL 2012
Hypsolebias radiosus South America 2004
Hypsolebias radiseriatus South America 4.7 SL 2012
Hypsolebias sertanejo South America 4.8 SL 2012
Hypsolebias shibattai South America 3.4 SL 2014
Hypsolebias tocantinensis South America 2012
Hypsolebias trifasciatus South America 3.3 SL 2014



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