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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae Minnows or carps
Subfamily: Acheilognathinae
Genus: Rhodeus

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Max. Length 5.8 cm SL

 
Rhodeus albomarginatus
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Europe
Max. Length 11.2 cm TL
Rhodeus amarus (Bloch, 1782)

Photo by Photo by Zienert, S.
 
Rhodeus amarus
[European bitterling]
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Rhodeus amurensis
[]
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Max. Length 6 cm TL

 
Rhodeus atremius
[Kyushu bitterling]



Western Asia
Max. Length 6.8 cm SL
Rhodeus colchicus Bogutskaya & Komlev, 2001

Photo by Photo by Bogutskaya, N.G. / Komlev, A.M.
 
Rhodeus colchicus
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Max. Length 5.8 cm SL

 
Rhodeus fangi
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Max. Length 5.6 cm SL

 
Rhodeus haradai
[]
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Max. Length 4.7 cm SL

 
Rhodeus laoensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 7.2 cm TL
Rhodeus lighti (Wu, 1931)

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Rhodeus lighti
[Light's bitterling]
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Max. Length 9.5 cm SL

 
Rhodeus meridionalis
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Rhodeus monguonensis
[]
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Max. Length 4.6 cm SL

 
Rhodeus notatus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 9.2 cm SL
Rhodeus ocellatus (Kner, 1866)

Photo by Photo by Liao, T.-Y.
 
Rhodeus ocellatus
[Rosy bitterling]



Asia
Max. Length 6.1 cm SL
Rhodeus pseudosericeus Arai, Jeon & Ueda, 2001

Photo by Photo by Chae, B.-S.
 
Rhodeus pseudosericeus
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Rhodeus rheinardti
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Rhodeus sciosemus
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Asia. Amur basin and Sak
Max. Length 11 cm TL
Rhodeus sericeus (Pallas, 1776)

Photo by Photo by Naseka, A.M.
 
Rhodeus sericeus
[Bitterling]
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Max. Length 6.2 cm SL

 
Rhodeus shitaiensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 5.9 cm SL
Rhodeus sinensis Günther, 1868

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Rhodeus sinensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 6.5 cm TL
Rhodeus smithii (Regan, 1908)

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Rhodeus smithii
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Max. Length 10 cm TL

 
Rhodeus spinalis
[]



Asia

Rhodeus suigensis (Mori, 1935)

Photo by Photo by Senou, H.
 
Rhodeus suigensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Rhodeus uyekii (Mori, 1935)

Photo by Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Rhodeus uyekii
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23 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Rhodeus albomarginatus Asia 5.8 SL 2014
Rhodeus amarus European bitterling Europe 11.2 TL 1782
Rhodeus amurensis Asia 1967
Rhodeus atremius Kyushu bitterling Asia 6 TL 1914
Rhodeus colchicus Western Asia 6.8 SL 2001
Rhodeus fangi Asia 5.8 SL 1934
Rhodeus haradai Asia 5.6 SL 1990
Rhodeus laoensis Asia 4.7 SL 1998
Rhodeus lighti Light's bitterling Asia 7.2 TL 1931
Rhodeus meridionalis Europe 9.5 SL 1924
Rhodeus monguonensis Asia 1989
Rhodeus notatus Asia 4.6 SL 1929
Rhodeus ocellatus Rosy bitterling Asia 9.2 SL 1866
Rhodeus pseudosericeus Asia 6.1 SL 2001
Rhodeus rheinardti Asia 1883
Rhodeus sciosemus Asia 1914
Rhodeus sericeus Bitterling Asia. Amur basin and Sak 11 TL 1776
Rhodeus shitaiensis Asia 6.2 SL 2011
Rhodeus sinensis Asia 5.9 SL 1868
Rhodeus smithii Asia 6.5 TL 1908
Rhodeus spinalis Asia 10 TL 1926
Rhodeus suigensis Asia 1935
Rhodeus uyekii Asia 6 TL 1935



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