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  • Spanish
    • Carpas y parientes
  • Scientific Names
    • Cypriniformes
  • English
    • Minnows, carp, etc.

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Blacknose dace Rhinichthys obtusus

Date

August 31, 2014

Description

Found this male and some females in the shallow stream running through the woods.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Goldfish Carassius auratus

Observer

johnkarges

Date

August 24, 2014

Description

Introduced of course.Several large individuals seen around cattail clumps, ~7" total length or less.
I have been visiting this site periodically for 25 years and had never seen this taxon there, but a friend reported that he'd seen them back in the early 1990s.
N30.15304 W-103.281036

Photos / Sounds

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What

Typical Carps Genus Cyprinus

Observer

kotenburg

Date

June 26, 2010

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Minnow Phoxinus phoxinus

Observer

jcrowley12

Date

June 28, 2014 09:28 PM CDT

Description

10

Photos / Sounds

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What

Asian Carp Cyprinus carpio ssp. carpio

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

August 21, 2014

Description

The awful invasive kind

Photos / Sounds

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What

Typical Carps Genus Cyprinus

Observer

robberfly

Date

August 20, 2014 01:04 PM PDT

Description

This leviathan must have been two ft. long. Must be eradicated for restoration of ML.
Worth good money on ornamental fish market no doubt...

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

farkasjk

Date

August 19, 2014 09:59 AM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Barbs Genus Barbus

Observer

martingrimm

Date

August 9, 2012 12:53 AM EAT

Description

Mwalalo River, Matema, Southern Tanzania

Photos / Sounds

What

ironcolor shiner Notropis chalybaeus

Observer

bencantrell

Date

November 3, 2013

Photos / Sounds

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What

Typical Carps Genus Cyprinus

Observer

riversedge

Date

August 17, 2014 02:09 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

bencantrell

Date

August 23, 2013

Description

Unsure if this is a smallmouth buffalo or black buffalo. It might be impossible to tell with a smaller fish like this.

Photos / Sounds

What

red shiner Cyprinella lutrensis

Observer

bencantrell

Date

September 29, 2013
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Description from Wikipedia

The Cypriniformes are an order of ray-finned fish, including the carps, minnows, loaches and relatives. This order contains five to six families, over 320 genera, and more than 3,250 species, with new species being described every few months or so, and new genera being recognized frequently. They are most diverse in southeastern Asia, but are entirely absent from Australia and South America.

No range data available.