Taxon profile


Cypriniformes Bleeker, 1859

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  superorder Teleostei


Tinca tinca - Doctor-fish

Tinca tinca - Doctor-fish

Author: Petr Pivoňka

Leptobarbus hoevenii - Red Finned Cigar Shark

Leptobarbus hoevenii - Red Finned Cigar Shark

Author: Ivo Antušek

Pseudorasbora parva - Topmouth Gudgeon

Pseudorasbora parva - Topmouth Gudgeon

Author: Lukáš Konečný

Functions restricted to taxon Cypriniformes


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Included taxa

Number of records: 9

family Cyprinidae - minnows and carps
family Gyrinocheilidae - algae eaters
family Catostomidae - suckers
family Balitoridae - hillstream and river loaches
family Botiidae Nalbant, 2002
family Cobitidae - loaches
family Nemacheilidae Regan, 1911
family Xenocyprididae Günther, 1868

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [order/27]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Cypriniformes]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Australian Faunal Directory [98ec79a7-ca3b-4e96-b55c-a903e4e6a941]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Cypriniformes]
Data retrieved on: 19 January 2015
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2002): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 3. Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii), kostnatí (Neopterygii) – máloústí (Gonorynchiformes), máloostní (Cypriniformes), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 120 pp. [as Cypriniformes]
Data retrieved on: 9 June 2013

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