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Class: Actinopteri
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Leuciscidae Minnows
Subfamily: Pogonichthyinae
Genus: Richardsonius

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2 species
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North America
Max. Length 18 cm TL
Richardsonius balteatus (Richardson, 1836)

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Richardsonius balteatus
[Redside shiner]



North America
Max. Length 17 cm TL
Richardsonius egregius (Girard, 1858)

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Richardsonius egregius
[Lahontan redside]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Richardsonius balteatus Redside shiner North America 18 TL 1836
Richardsonius egregius Lahontan redside North America 17 TL 1858



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