Cypriniformes

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Cypriniformes
Temporal range: Paleocene–Recent
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A wild-teep common cairp (Cyprinus carpio, Cyprinidae: Cyprininae)
Scienteefic clessification e
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cless: Actinopterygii
Superorder: Ostariophysi
Order: Cypriniformes
Bleeker, 1859
Faimilies[2]

Balitoridae
Barbuccidae[1]
Botiidae[1]
Catostomidae
Cobitidae
Cyprinidae
Ellopostomatidae[1]
Gastromyzontidae[1]
Gyrinocheilidae
Nemacheilidae
Psilorhynchidae
Serpenticobitidae[1]
Vaillantellidae[1]
and see text

Cypriniformes is an order o ray-finned fish, includin the cairps, minnons, loaches an relatives. This order conteens 11-12 faimilies, ower 400 genera, an mair nor 4,250 species, wi new species bein describit every few months or so, an new genera bein recognised frequently.[2][3] Thay are maist diverse in sootheastren Asia, but are entirely absent frae Australie an Sooth Americae.[4]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 Kottelat, M. (2012)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2012). "Cypriniformes" in FishBase. December 2012 version.
  3. Eschmeyer, W.N., Fong, J.D. (2015) Species by family/subfamily in the Catalog of Fishes, California Academy of Sciences (retrieved 2 July 2015)
  4. Nelson (2006)