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Class: Actinopteri
Order: Cyprinodontiformes
Family: Goodeidae Splitfins
Subfamily: Goodeinae
Genus: Skiffia

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North America
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Skiffia bilineata (Bean, 1887)

Photo by Photo by Germeau, G./ Doumont, Y.
 
Skiffia bilineata
[Twoline skiffia]



North America
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Skiffia francesae Kingston, 1978

Photo by Photo by The Native Fish Conservancy
 
Skiffia francesae
[Golden skiffia]
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Max. Length 5.5 cm

 
Skiffia lermae
[Olive skiffia]



Central America
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Skiffia multipunctata (Pellegrin, 1901)

Photo by Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Skiffia multipunctata
[Spotted skiffia]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Skiffia bilineata Twoline skiffia North America 6 TL 1887
Skiffia francesae Golden skiffia North America 5 TL 1978
Skiffia lermae Olive skiffia Central America 5.5 1902
Skiffia multipunctata Spotted skiffia Central America 6 TL 1901



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