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

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No picture found

Max. Length 33.2 cm SL

 
Tor ater
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 13.6 cm SL

 
Tor barakae
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 66 cm TL

 
Tor chelynoides
[Dark mahseer]
No picture found

Max. Length 41.1 cm SL

 
Tor dongnaiensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 35 cm TL
Tor douronensis (Valenciennes, 1842)

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Tor douronensis
[Semah mahseer]
No picture found

Max. Length 13.3 cm SL

 
Tor hemispinus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 50 cm TL
Tor khudree (Sykes, 1839)

Photo by Photo by Lockett, S.
 
Tor khudree
[Deccan mahseer]
No picture found

Max. Length 20.8 cm SL

 
Tor kulkarnii
[Dwarf mahseer]



Asia
Max. Length 60 cm SL
Tor laterivittatus Zhou & Cui, 1996

Photo by Photo by MNHN
 
Tor laterivittatus
[]



Asia
Max. Length 26 cm TL
Tor macrolepis (Heckel, 1838)

Photo by Photo by Hussain, S.
 
Tor macrolepis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 40 cm TL
Tor malabaricus (Jerdon, 1849)

Photo by Photo by Raghavan, P.R.
 
Tor malabaricus
[Malabar mahseer]
No picture found

Max. Length 33.7 cm SL

 
Tor mekongensis
[Mekong mahseer]
No picture found

Max. Length 5.3 cm SL

 
Tor polylepis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 275 cm TL
Tor putitora (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Tor putitora
[Putitor mahseer]
No picture found

Max. Length 22.7 cm SL

 
Tor qiaojiensis
[]
No picture found


 
Tor remadevii
[]



Asia
Max. Length 46.5 cm SL
Tor sinensis Wu, 1977

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Tor sinensis
[]



Asia
Max. Length 100 cm TL
Tor soro (Valenciennes, 1842)

Photo by Photo by Muchlisin, Z.A.
 
Tor soro
[]



Asia
Max. Length 100 cm TL
Tor tambra (Valenciennes, 1842)

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Tor tambra
[]



Asia
Max. Length 100 cm SL
Tor tambroides (Bleeker, 1854)

Photo by Photo by Roberts, T.R.
 
Tor tambroides
[Thai mahseer]



Asia
Max. Length 200 cm TL
Tor tor (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Photo by Biswas, B.K.
 
Tor tor
[Tor barb]
No picture found

Max. Length 18.1 cm SL

 
Tor yingjiangensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 21.5 cm SL

 
Tor yunnanensis
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23 species

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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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