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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae Minnows or carps
Subfamily: Barbinae
Genus: Pethia

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40 species
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Asia
Max. Length 5.8 cm SL

 
Pethia atra
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 2.4 cm SL

 
Pethia aurea
[]

Photo by Weerakkody, S.

Asia
Max. Length 4.1 cm SL
Pethia bandula (Kottelat & Pethiyagoda, 1991)

Photo by Weerakkody, S.
 
Pethia bandula
[Bandula barb]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 3.0 cm SL

 
Pethia canius
[]

Photo by Janiczak, B.J.

Asia
Max. Length 14 cm TL
Pethia conchonius (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Janiczak, B.J.
 
Pethia conchonius
[Rosy barb]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

Asia
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Pethia cumingii (Günther, 1868)

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Pethia cumingii
[Two spot barb]

Photo by Kullander, S.O.

Asia
Max. Length 4.0 cm SL
Pethia didi (Kullander & Fang, 2005)

Photo by Kullander, S.O.
 
Pethia didi
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

Asia
Max. Length 3.3 cm SL
Pethia erythromycter (Kullander, 2008)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Pethia erythromycter
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 4.7 cm SL

 
Pethia expletiforis
[]

Photo by Mahalder, B.

Asia
Max. Length 5.1 cm TL
Pethia gelius (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Mahalder, B.
 
Pethia gelius
[Golden barb]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 8 cm TL

 
Pethia guganio
[Glass-barb]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 4.7 cm SL

 
Pethia khugae
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 3.8 cm SL

 
Pethia longicauda
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 3.9 cm SL

 
Pethia lutea
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 5.1 cm SL

 
Pethia macrogramma
[]

Photo by Cottle, P.W.

Asia
Max. Length 6.2 cm SL
Pethia manipurensis (Menon, Rema Devi & Vishwanath, 2000)

Photo by Cottle, P.W.
 
Pethia manipurensis
[]

Photo by Grimm, M.

Asia

Pethia meingangbii (Arunkumar & Tombi Singh, 2003)

Photo by Grimm, M.
 
Pethia meingangbii
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 3.9 cm SL

 
Pethia melanomaculata
[]

Photo by Zeena, K.V.

Asia
Max. Length 4.5 cm SL
Pethia muvattupuzhaensis (Jameela Beevi & Ramachandran, 2005)

Photo by Zeena, K.V.
 
Pethia muvattupuzhaensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 3.3 cm SL

 
Pethia nankyweensis
[]

Photo by Baesler, S.

Asia
Max. Length 7.8 cm TL
Pethia narayani (Hora, 1937)

Photo by Baesler, S.
 
Pethia narayani
[Narayan barb]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 4.5 cm SL

 
Pethia nigripinna
[]

Photo by Ott, G.

Asia
Max. Length 6.7 cm TL
Pethia nigrofasciata (Günther, 1868)

Photo by Ott, G.
 
Pethia nigrofasciata
[Black ruby barb]

Photo by Bordoloi, S.C./Anjali Baishya

Asia
Max. Length 4.3 cm TL
Pethia ornatus (Vishwanath & Laisram, 2004)

Photo by Bordoloi, S.C./Anjali Baishya
 
Pethia ornatus
[]

Photo by Greco, F.M.

Asia
Max. Length 4.6 cm SL
Pethia padamya (Kullander & Britz, 2008)

Photo by Greco, F.M.
 
Pethia padamya
[]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

Asia
Max. Length 3.9 cm TL
Pethia phutunio (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Pethia phutunio
[Spottedsail barb]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 4.3 cm SL

 
Pethia pookodensis
[]

Photo by Sreekantha

Asia
Max. Length 7.5 cm TL
Pethia punctata (Day, 1865)

Photo by Sreekantha
 
Pethia punctata
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 3.4 cm SL

 
Pethia reval
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 4.5 cm SL

 
Pethia rutila
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 3.3 cm SL

 
Pethia sanjaymoluri
[]

Photo by Sreekantha

Asia
Max. Length 5.7 cm TL
Pethia setnai (Chhapgar & Sane, 1992)

Photo by Sreekantha
 
Pethia setnai
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

Asia
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Pethia shalynius (Yazdani & Talukdar, 1975)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Pethia shalynius
[Shalyni barb]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 2.7 cm SL

 
Pethia sharmai
[]

Photo by Kullander, S.O.

Asia
Max. Length 5 cm SL
Pethia stoliczkana (Day, 1871)

Photo by Kullander, S.O.
 
Pethia stoliczkana
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 3.3 cm SL

 
Pethia striata
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 4.2 cm SL

 
Pethia thelys
[]

Photo by Kullander, S.O.

Asia
Max. Length 4.5 cm SL
Pethia tiantian (Kullander & Fang, 2005)

Photo by Kullander, S.O.
 
Pethia tiantian
[]

Photo by Ott, G.

Asia
Max. Length 12.5 cm TL
Pethia ticto (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Ott, G.
 
Pethia ticto
[Ticto barb]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 5.5 cm SL

 
Pethia yuensis
[]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Pethia atra Asia 5.8 SL 2007
Pethia aurea Asia 2.4 SL 2013
Pethia bandula Bandula barb Asia 4.1 SL 1991
Pethia canius Asia 3.0 SL 1822
Pethia conchonius Rosy barb Asia 14 TL 1822
Pethia cumingii Two spot barb Asia 5 TL 1868
Pethia didi Asia 4.0 SL 2005
Pethia erythromycter Asia 3.3 SL 2008
Pethia expletiforis Asia 4.7 SL 2013
Pethia gelius Golden barb Asia 5.1 TL 1822
Pethia guganio Glass-barb Asia 8 TL 1822
Pethia khugae Asia 4.7 SL 2007
Pethia longicauda Asia 3.8 SL 2014
Pethia lutea Asia 3.9 SL 2014
Pethia macrogramma Asia 5.1 SL 2008
Pethia manipurensis Asia 6.2 SL 2000
Pethia meingangbii Asia 2003
Pethia melanomaculata Asia 3.9 SL 1956
Pethia muvattupuzhaensis Asia 4.5 SL 2005
Pethia nankyweensis Asia 3.3 SL 2008
Pethia narayani Narayan barb Asia 7.8 TL 1937
Pethia nigripinna Asia 4.5 SL 2012
Pethia nigrofasciata Black ruby barb Asia 6.7 TL 1868
Pethia ornatus Asia 4.3 TL 2004
Pethia padamya Asia 4.6 SL 2008
Pethia phutunio Spottedsail barb Asia 3.9 TL 1822
Pethia pookodensis Asia 4.3 SL 2007
Pethia punctata Asia 7.5 TL 1865
Pethia reval Asia 3.4 SL 2008
Pethia rutila Asia 4.5 SL 2014
Pethia sanjaymoluri Asia 3.3 SL 2016
Pethia setnai Asia 5.7 TL 1992
Pethia shalynius Shalyni barb Asia 6 TL 1975
Pethia sharmai Asia 2.7 SL 1993
Pethia stoliczkana Asia 5 SL 1871
Pethia striata Asia 3.3 SL 2015
Pethia thelys Asia 4.2 SL 2008
Pethia tiantian Asia 4.5 SL 2005
Pethia ticto Ticto barb Asia 12.5 TL 1822
Pethia yuensis Asia 5.5 SL 2003



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