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Class: Actinopteri
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Xenocyprididae East Asian minnows

Genus: Metzia

(See list of species below)



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Metzia alba
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Max. Length 6.1 cm SL

 
Metzia bounthobi
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Asia
Max. Length 7.3 cm SL
Metzia formosae (Oshima, 1920)

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Metzia formosae
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Metzia hautus
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Asia
Max. Length 10 cm SL
Metzia lineata (Pellegrin, 1907)

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Metzia lineata
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Max. Length 12.9 cm SL

 
Metzia longinasus
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Asia
Max. Length 4.8 cm SL
Metzia mesembrinum (Jordan & Evermann, 1902)

Photo by Photo by Nian-Hong, J.-L.
 
Metzia mesembrinum
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Max. Length 5.8 cm SL

 
Metzia parva
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8 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Metzia alba Asia 1991
Metzia bounthobi Asia 6.1 SL 2012
Metzia formosae Asia 7.3 SL 1920
Metzia hautus Asia 1991
Metzia lineata Asia 10 SL 1907
Metzia longinasus Asia 12.9 SL 2009
Metzia mesembrinum Asia 4.8 SL 1902
Metzia parva Asia 5.8 SL 2015



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