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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cyprinodontiformes
Family: Rivulidae Rivulines

Genus: Laimosemion

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South America
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Laimosemion agilae (Hoedeman, 1954)

Photo by Photo by Vermeulen, F.
 
Laimosemion agilae
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 8.5 cm TL

 
Laimosemion altivelis
[]
No picture found


 
Laimosemion amanapira
[]



South America
Max. Length 3.5 cm TL
Laimosemion breviceps (Eigenmann, 1909)

Photo by Photo by Vermeulen, F.
 
Laimosemion breviceps
[]



South America
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Laimosemion cladophorus (Huber, 1991)

Photo by Photo by Vermeulen, F.
 
Laimosemion cladophorus
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No picture found

Max. Length 4.4 cm SL

 
Laimosemion corpulentus
[]



South America
Max. Length 4 cm TL
Laimosemion dibaphus (Myers, 1927)

Photo by Photo by Vermeulen, F.
 
Laimosemion dibaphus
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South America
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Laimosemion frenatus (Eigenmann, 1912)

Photo by Photo by Vermeulen, F.
 
Laimosemion frenatus
[]



South America
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Laimosemion geayi (Vaillant, 1899)

Photo by Photo by Vermeulen, F.
 
Laimosemion geayi
[]



South America
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Laimosemion gransabanae (Lasso, Taphorn & Thomerson, 1992)

Photo by Photo by Vermeulen, F.
 
Laimosemion gransabanae
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 2.3 cm SL

 
Laimosemion kirovskyi
[]



South America
Max. Length 5.5 cm TL
Laimosemion lyricauda (Thomerson, Berkenkamp & Taphorn, 1991)

Photo by Photo by Vermeulen, F.
 
Laimosemion lyricauda
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 3.4 cm SL

 
Laimosemion mabura
[]



South America

Laimosemion mahdiaensis (Suijker & Collier, 2006)

Photo by Photo by Vermeulen, F.
 
Laimosemion mahdiaensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 3 cm TL

 
Laimosemion nicoi
[]



South America
Max. Length 3.9 cm SL
Laimosemion paryagi Vermeulen, Suijker & Collier, 2012

Photo by Photo by Vermeulen, F.
 
Laimosemion paryagi
[Paryag's killifish]



South America
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Laimosemion rectocaudatus (Fels & de Rham, 1981)

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Laimosemion rectocaudatus
[]



South America

Laimosemion romeri (Costa, 2003)

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Laimosemion romeri
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No picture found


 
Laimosemion sape
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No picture found

Max. Length 2.9 cm SL

 
Laimosemion staecki
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No picture found

Max. Length 6 cm TL

 
Laimosemion strigatus
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South America
Max. Length 5.5 cm TL
Laimosemion tecminae (Thomerson, Nico & Taphorn, 1992)

Photo by Photo by Vermeulen, F.
 
Laimosemion tecminae
[]



South America
Max. Length 3.2 cm TL
Laimosemion torrenticola (Vermeulen & Isbrücker, 2000)

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Laimosemion torrenticola
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No picture found


 
Laimosemion uakti
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Laimosemion uatuman
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 1.8 cm SL

 
Laimosemion ubim
[]



South America
Max. Length 4.5 cm TL
Laimosemion xiphidius (Huber, 1979)

Photo by Photo by Vermeulen, F.
 
Laimosemion xiphidius
[]



27 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Laimosemion agilae South America 5 TL 1954
Laimosemion altivelis South America 8.5 TL 1992
Laimosemion amanapira South America 2004
Laimosemion breviceps South America 3.5 TL 1909
Laimosemion cladophorus South America 5 TL 1991
Laimosemion corpulentus South America 4.4 SL 1993
Laimosemion dibaphus South America 4 TL 1927
Laimosemion frenatus South America 5 TL 1912
Laimosemion geayi South America 5 TL 1899
Laimosemion gransabanae South America 5 TL 1992
Laimosemion kirovskyi South America 2.3 SL 2004
Laimosemion lyricauda South America 5.5 TL 1991
Laimosemion mabura South America 3.4 SL 2015
Laimosemion mahdiaensis South America 2006
Laimosemion nicoi South America 3 TL 1992
Laimosemion paryagi Paryag's killifish South America 3.9 SL 2012
Laimosemion rectocaudatus South America 6 TL 1981
Laimosemion romeri South America 2003
Laimosemion sape South America 2006
Laimosemion staecki South America 2.9 SL 2011
Laimosemion strigatus South America 6 TL 1912
Laimosemion tecminae South America 5.5 TL 1992
Laimosemion torrenticola South America 3.2 TL 2000
Laimosemion uakti South America 2004
Laimosemion uatuman South America 2004
Laimosemion ubim South America 1.8 SL 2014
Laimosemion xiphidius South America 4.5 TL 1979



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