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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae Minnows or carps
Subfamily: No subfamily
Genus: Tor

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Tor ater Asia 33.2 SL 1999
Tor barakae Asia 13.6 SL 2003
Tor chelynoides Dark mahseer Asia 66 TL 1839
Tor dongnaiensis Asia 41.1 SL 2015
Tor douronensis Semah mahseer Asia 35 TL 1842
Tor hemispinus Asia 13.3 SL 1985
Tor khudree Deccan mahseer Asia 50 TL 1839
Tor kulkarnii Dwarf mahseer Asia 20.8 SL 1992
Tor laterivittatus Asia 60 SL 1996
Tor macrolepis Asia 26 TL 1838
Tor malabaricus Malabar mahseer Asia 40 TL 1849
Tor mekongensis Mekong mahseer Asia 33.7 SL 2015
Tor polylepis Asia 5.3 SL 1996
Tor putitora Putitor mahseer Asia 275 TL 1822
Tor qiaojiensis Asia 22.7 SL 1977
Tor remadevii Asia 2011
Tor sinensis Asia 46.5 SL 1977
Tor soro Asia 100 TL 1842
Tor tambra Asia 100 TL 1842
Tor tambroides Thai mahseer Asia 100 SL 1854
Tor tor Tor barb Asia 200 TL 1822
Tor yingjiangensis Asia 18.1 SL 2004
Tor yunnanensis Asia 21.5 SL 1982



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