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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cyprinodontiformes
Family: Rivulidae Rivulines

Genus: Cynodonichthys

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Cynodonichthys birkhahni Central America 6 TL 1992
Cynodonichthys boehlkei South America 4.5 TL 1985
Cynodonichthys brunneus Central America 6 TL 1913
Cynodonichthys chucunaque Central America 6 TL 1925
Cynodonichthys elegans South America 6.5 TL 1880
Cynodonichthys frommi Central America 6 TL 1993
Cynodonichthys fuscolineatus Central America 7.5 TL 1980
Cynodonichthys glaucus Central America 5.5 TL 1980
Cynodonichthys godmani Central America 1907
Cynodonichthys hendrichsi Central America 1952
Cynodonichthys hildebrandi Central America 9 TL 1927
Cynodonichthys isthmensis Central America 7 TL 1895
Cynodonichthys kuelpmanni Central America 6 TL 1993
Cynodonichthys leucurus South America 7 TL 1944
Cynodonichthys magdalenae Magdalena rivulus South America 7 TL 1916
Cynodonichthys monikae Central America 8 TL 1995
Cynodonichthys montium Central America 8 TL 1938
Cynodonichthys myersi Central America 1936
Cynodonichthys pacificus South America 7.5 TL 1992
Cynodonichthys rubripunctatus Central America 7 TL 1980
Cynodonichthys siegfriedi Central America 4.5 TL 1980
Cynodonichthys sucubti Central America 1925
Cynodonichthys tenuis Dogtooth rivulus Central America 6.5 TL 1904
Cynodonichthys uroflammeus Central America 4.5 TL 1980
Cynodonichthys villwocki South America 1997
Cynodonichthys wassmanni Central America 5.8 TL 1999
Cynodonichthys weberi Central America 9 TL 1992



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