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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae Minnows or carps
Subfamily: Squaliobarbinae
Genus: Mylopharyngodon

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Asia
Max. Length 180 cm TL
Mylopharyngodon piceus (Richardson, 1846)

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Mylopharyngodon piceus
[Black carp]
1 Species of Family Cyprinidae
Subfamily: Squaliobarbinae with Genus Mylopharyngodon
(Minnows or carps)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1846 Mylopharyngodon piceus Black carp Asia 180 TL



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