SELECT DISTINCT SPECIES.Genus AS ResultField1, SPECIES.Species AS ResultField2, SPECIES.Author AS ResultField3, SPECIES.FBname AS ResultField4, SPECIES.FamCode AS ResultField5, SPECIES.SpecCode AS ID_Field, SPECIES.Length AS ResultField6, SPECIES.LTypeMaxM AS ResultField7, SPECIES.LengthFemale AS ResultField20, SPECIES.LTypeMaxF AS ResultField21, synonyms.year, FAMILIES.CommonName, FAMILIES.Family FROM (SPECIES LEFT JOIN synonyms ON SPECIES.SpecCode = synonyms.SpecCode) INNER JOIN FAMILIES ON SPECIES.FamCode = FAMILIES.FamCode WHERE (FAMILIES.FamCode =SPECIES.FamCode) AND (synonyms.valid <> 0) And ((FAMILIES.FamCode)=563) ORDER BY species.genus, species.species Fish Identification
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Family: Bedotiidae Madagascar rainbowfishes



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Photo by Loiselle, P.V.

Africa
Max. Length 8.8 cm SL
Bedotia albomarginata Sparks & Rush, 2005

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.
 
Bedotia albomarginata
[]
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Madagascar
Max. Length 8.5 cm SL

 
Bedotia alveyi
[Makira Rainbowfish]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

Africa
Max. Length 9 cm TL
Bedotia geayi Pellegrin, 1907

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Bedotia geayi
[Red-Tailed Silverside]

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.

Africa
Max. Length 7.2 cm SL
Bedotia leucopteron Loiselle & Rodriguez, 2007

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.
 
Bedotia leucopteron
[]
No picture found
Africa

 
Bedotia longianalis
[]

Photo by Slaboch, R.

Africa
Max. Length 8.6 cm SL
Bedotia madagascariensis Regan, 1903

Photo by Slaboch, R.
 
Bedotia madagascariensis
[]

Photo by Saunders, A.

Africa
Max. Length 4.8 cm SL
Bedotia marojejy Stiassny & Harrison, 2000

Photo by Saunders, A.
 
Bedotia marojejy
[]
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Africa
Max. Length 8.7 cm SL

 
Bedotia masoala
[]
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Africa

 
Bedotia tricolor
[]

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.

Africa
Max. Length 14 cm TL
Rheocles alaotrensis (Pellegrin, 1914)

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.
 
Rheocles alaotrensis
[Katrana]

Photo by Stiassny, M.L.J.

Africa
Max. Length 5 cm SL
Rheocles derhami Stiassny & Rodriguez, 2001

Photo by Stiassny, M.L.J.
 
Rheocles derhami
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 4.4 cm SL

 
Rheocles lateralis
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 7.0 cm SL

 
Rheocles pellegrini
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Africa
Max. Length 11.5 cm TL

 
Rheocles sikorae
[]

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.

Africa
Max. Length 7.9 cm SL
Rheocles vatosoa Stiassny, Rodriguez & Loiselle, 2002

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.
 
Rheocles vatosoa
[]

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.

Africa
Max. Length 8.3 cm SL
Rheocles wrightae Stiassny, 1990

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.
 
Rheocles wrightae
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Bedotia albomarginata Africa 8.8 SL 2005
Bedotia alveyi Makira Rainbowfish Madagascar 8.5 SL 2010
Bedotia geayi Red-Tailed Silverside Africa 9 TL 1907
Bedotia leucopteron Africa 7.2 SL 2007
Bedotia longianalis Africa 1914
Bedotia madagascariensis Africa 8.6 SL 1903
Bedotia marojejy Africa 4.8 SL 2000
Bedotia masoala Africa 8.7 SL 2001
Bedotia tricolor Africa 1932
Rheocles alaotrensis Katrana Africa 14 TL 1914
Rheocles derhami Africa 5 SL 2001
Rheocles lateralis Africa 4.4 SL 1992
Rheocles pellegrini Africa 7.0 SL 1931
Rheocles sikorae Africa 11.5 TL 1891
Rheocles vatosoa Africa 7.9 SL 2002
Rheocles wrightae Africa 8.3 SL 1990



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