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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Nemacheilidae

Genus: Triplophysa

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147 species
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Triplophysa alexandrae
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Asia
Max. Length 10.4 cm SL

 
Triplophysa aliensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 9 cm TL

 
Triplophysa alticeps
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa altipinnis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 8.3 cm SL

 
Triplophysa aluensis
[]

Photo by MNHN

Asia
Max. Length 12.9 cm SL
Triplophysa angeli (Fang, 1941)

Photo by MNHN
 
Triplophysa angeli
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 9 cm TL

 
Triplophysa anterodorsalis
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa aquaecaeruleae
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 7 cm SL

 
Triplophysa arnoldii
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 10.7 cm SL

 
Triplophysa bashanensis
[]

Photo by Zheng, L.-P.

Asia
Max. Length 13.1 cm SL
Triplophysa bleekeri (Sauvage & Dabry de Thiersant, 1874)

Photo by Zheng, L.-P.
 
Triplophysa bleekeri
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 22.5 cm TL

 
Triplophysa bombifrons
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 13.7 cm SL

 
Triplophysa brachyptera
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa brahui
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa brevibarba
[]

Photo by Zhu, T.-B.

Asia
Max. Length 8.3 cm SL
Triplophysa brevicauda (Herzenstein, 1888)

Photo by Zhu, T.-B.
 
Triplophysa brevicauda
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 6.8 cm SL

 
Triplophysa cakaensis
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa chandagaitensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 7.7 cm SL

 
Triplophysa chondrostoma
[]
No picture found
Asia.
Max. Length 14 cm TL

 
Triplophysa choprai
[]
No picture found
Europe and Former USSR

 
Triplophysa coniptera
[]
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Asia
Max. Length 10.4 cm SL

 
Triplophysa crassicauda
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa crassilabris
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa cuneicephala
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa dalaica
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 9.8 cm SL

 
Triplophysa daochengensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 14.5 cm TL

 
Triplophysa daqiaoensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 10.6 cm SL

 
Triplophysa dongganensis
[]
No picture found
Former USSR (Ref. 1441).
Max. Length 13 cm TL

 
Triplophysa dorsalis
[Gray loach]
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Asia.

 
Triplophysa edsinica
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa eugeniae
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa farwelli
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 7.8 cm SL

 
Triplophysa fengshanensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 10.4 cm SL

 
Triplophysa flavicorpus
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa furva
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 8.4 cm SL

 
Triplophysa fuxianensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 5.2 cm SL

 
Triplophysa gejiuensis
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa gerzeensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 11 cm SL

 
Triplophysa gracilis
[]

Photo by CAFS

Asia
Max. Length 9.1 cm SL
Triplophysa grahami (Regan, 1906)

Photo by CAFS
 
Triplophysa grahami
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 8.3 cm TL

 
Triplophysa griffithii
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa gundriseri
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa hazaraensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 9.5 cm SL

 
Triplophysa herzensteini
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa hexiensis
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa heyangensis
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa hialmari
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 7.4 cm SL

 
Triplophysa hsutschouensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 12.4 cm SL

 
Triplophysa huanjiangensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 6.3 cm SL

 
Triplophysa huapingensis
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa hutjertjuensis
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa incipiens
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa intermedia
[]

Photo by Zheng, L.-P.

Asia
Max. Length 4.5 cm SL
Triplophysa jianchuanensis Zheng, Du, Chen & Yang, 2010

Photo by Zheng, L.-P.
 
Triplophysa jianchuanensis
[Jianchuan stone loach]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 6.4 cm TL

 
Triplophysa jiarongensis
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa kafirnigani
[]

Photo by Sharma et al.

Asia
Max. Length 10.6 cm SL
Triplophysa kashmirensis (Hora, 1922)

Photo by Sharma et al.
 
Triplophysa kashmirensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 12.7 cm SL

 
Triplophysa kaznakowi
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa kullmanni
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa kungessana
[]

Photo by CAFS

Former USSR
Max. Length 23 cm TL
Triplophysa labiata (Kessler, 1874)

Photo by CAFS
 
Triplophysa labiata
[Plain thicklip loach]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa lacusnigri
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 5.6 cm SL

 
Triplophysa lacustris
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 10.5 cm SL

 
Triplophysa ladacensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 7.5 cm SL

 
Triplophysa langpingensis
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa laterimaculata
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 5.3 cm TL

 
Triplophysa laticeps
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 14.4 cm SL

 
Triplophysa leptosoma
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 6.2 cm SL

 
Triplophysa lihuensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 15.0 cm SL

 
Triplophysa lixianensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 18.5 cm SL

 
Triplophysa longianguis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 5.5 cm SL

 
Triplophysa longibarbata
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 5.2 cm SL

 
Triplophysa longipectoralis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 10.1 cm SL

 
Triplophysa longliensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 5.4 cm SL

 
Triplophysa luochengensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 7.7 cm SL

 
Triplophysa macrocephala
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 8.4 cm SL

 
Triplophysa macromaculata
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa macrophthalma
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 11.9 cm SL

 
Triplophysa markehenensis
[]

Photo by Ganai, F.A.

Asia
Max. Length 8 cm SL
Triplophysa marmorata (Heckel, 1838)

Photo by Ganai, F.A.
 
Triplophysa marmorata
[]

Photo by CAFS

Asia
Max. Length 6.6 cm SL
Triplophysa microphthalma (Kessler, 1879)

Photo by CAFS
 
Triplophysa microphthalma
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa microphysa
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 6.8 cm TL

 
Triplophysa microps
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 6.6 cm SL

 
Triplophysa minuta
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 11.8 cm SL

 
Triplophysa minxianensis
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa moquensis
[]

Photo by CAFS

Asia
Max. Length 8.1 cm SL
Triplophysa nandanensis Lan, Yang & Chen, 1995

Photo by CAFS
 
Triplophysa nandanensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 9.4 cm SL

 
Triplophysa nanpanjiangensis
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa nasalis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 4.1 cm SL

 
Triplophysa nasobarbatula
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa naziri
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 7 cm SL

 
Triplophysa ninglangensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 7.3 cm SL

 
Triplophysa nujiangensa
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 14.4 cm SL

 
Triplophysa obscura
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa obtusirostra
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 16.8 cm TL

 
Triplophysa orientalis
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa papillosolabiata
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 18 cm TL

 
Triplophysa pappenheimi
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa paradoxa
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 3.2 cm SL

 
Triplophysa parvus
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa pedaschenkoi
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa polyfasciata
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 13.9 cm SL

 
Triplophysa pseudoscleroptera
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 16.4 cm SL

 
Triplophysa pseudostenura
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 11.9 cm SL

 
Triplophysa qilianensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 9.2 cm SL

 
Triplophysa qiubeiensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 15.8 cm SL

 
Triplophysa robusta
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 5.6 cm SL

 
Triplophysa rosa
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa rossoperegrinatorum
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 7.6 cm SL

 
Triplophysa rotundiventris
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 9.1 cm SL

 
Triplophysa scapanognatha
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 22.3 cm TL

 
Triplophysa scleroptera
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa sellaefer
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 4.1 cm SL

 
Triplophysa sewerzowi
[Severtsov's loach]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa shaanxiensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 13.6 cm SL

 
Triplophysa shehensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 6.0 cm SL

 
Triplophysa shilinensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 10.3 cm TL

 
Triplophysa shiyangensis
[]

Photo by CAFS

Asia
Max. Length 50 cm SL
Triplophysa siluroides (Herzenstein, 1888)

Photo by CAFS
 
Triplophysa siluroides
[]

Photo by Zhu, T.-B.

Asia
Max. Length 13.8 cm SL
Triplophysa stenura (Herzenstein, 1888)

Photo by Zhu, T.-B.
 
Triplophysa stenura
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 20.8 cm SL

 
Triplophysa stewarti
[]

Photo by CAFS

Asia
Max. Length 16.2 cm TL
Triplophysa stoliczkai (Steindachner, 1866)

Photo by CAFS
 
Triplophysa stoliczkai
[Tibetan stone loach]
No picture found
Former USSR
Max. Length 25 cm TL

 
Triplophysa strauchii
[Spotted thicklip loach]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa tanggulaensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 6 cm TL

 
Triplophysa tenuicauda
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 12 cm TL

 
Triplophysa tenuis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 6.1 cm SL

 
Triplophysa tianeensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 8.6 cm SL

 
Triplophysa tianlinensis
[]

Photo by Fan, L.Q.

Asia
Max. Length 13.3 cm SL
Triplophysa tibetana (Regan, 1905)

Photo by Fan, L.Q.
 
Triplophysa tibetana
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa trewavasae
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 7.7 cm SL

 
Triplophysa turpanensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 16 cm TL

 
Triplophysa ulacholica
[Issyk-kul naked loach]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa venusta
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 14.0 cm

 
Triplophysa waisihani
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 6.1 cm SL

 
Triplophysa wuweiensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 10.9 cm

 
Triplophysa xiangshuingensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 10.0 cm SL

 
Triplophysa xiangxiensis
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa xichangensis
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa xingshanensis
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa xiqiensis
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa yaopeizhii
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 8.3 cm SL

 
Triplophysa yasinensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 6.3 cm SL

 
Triplophysa yunnanensis
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa zaidamensis
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 15.3 cm SL

 
Triplophysa zamegacephala
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 8 cm SL

 
Triplophysa zhaoi
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Triplophysa zhenfengensis
[]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Triplophysa alexandrae Asia 2001
Triplophysa aliensis Asia 10.4 SL 1979
Triplophysa alticeps Asia 9 TL 1888
Triplophysa altipinnis Asia 2003
Triplophysa aluensis Asia 8.3 SL 2000
Triplophysa angeli Asia 12.9 SL 1941
Triplophysa anterodorsalis Asia 9 TL 1989
Triplophysa aquaecaeruleae Asia 2001
Triplophysa arnoldii Asia 7 SL 2006
Triplophysa bashanensis Asia 10.7 SL 2009
Triplophysa bleekeri Asia 13.1 SL 1874
Triplophysa bombifrons Asia 22.5 TL 1888
Triplophysa brachyptera Asia 13.7 SL 1888
Triplophysa brahui Asia 1912
Triplophysa brevibarba Asia 1993
Triplophysa brevicauda Asia 8.3 SL 1888
Triplophysa cakaensis Asia 6.8 SL 1988
Triplophysa chandagaitensis Asia 2002
Triplophysa chondrostoma Asia 7.7 SL 1888
Triplophysa choprai Asia. 14 TL 1934
Triplophysa coniptera Europe and Former USSR 1954
Triplophysa crassicauda Asia 10.4 SL 1888
Triplophysa crassilabris Asia 1994
Triplophysa cuneicephala Asia 1931
Triplophysa dalaica Asia 1876
Triplophysa daochengensis Asia 9.8 SL 2016
Triplophysa daqiaoensis Asia 14.5 TL 1993
Triplophysa dongganensis Asia 10.6 SL 2013
Triplophysa dorsalis Gray loach Former USSR (Ref. 1441). 13 TL 1872
Triplophysa edsinica Asia. 2003
Triplophysa eugeniae Asia 2002
Triplophysa farwelli Asia 1935
Triplophysa fengshanensis Asia 7.8 SL 2013
Triplophysa flavicorpus Asia 10.4 SL 2004
Triplophysa furva Asia 1992
Triplophysa fuxianensis Asia 8.4 SL 1990
Triplophysa gejiuensis Asia 5.2 SL 1979
Triplophysa gerzeensis Asia 1988
Triplophysa gracilis Asia 11 SL 1877
Triplophysa grahami Asia 9.1 SL 1906
Triplophysa griffithii Asia 8.3 TL 1868
Triplophysa gundriseri Asia 2002
Triplophysa hazaraensis Asia 1975
Triplophysa herzensteini Asia 9.5 SL 1909
Triplophysa hexiensis Asia 1988
Triplophysa heyangensis Asia 1992
Triplophysa hialmari Asia 2001
Triplophysa hsutschouensis Asia 7.4 SL 1933
Triplophysa huanjiangensis Asia 12.4 SL 2011
Triplophysa huapingensis Asia 6.3 SL 2012
Triplophysa hutjertjuensis Asia 1933
Triplophysa incipiens Asia 1888
Triplophysa intermedia Asia 1876
Triplophysa jianchuanensis Jianchuan stone loach Asia 4.5 SL 2010
Triplophysa jiarongensis Asia 6.4 TL 2012
Triplophysa kafirnigani Asia 1948
Triplophysa kashmirensis Asia 10.6 SL 1922
Triplophysa kaznakowi Asia 12.7 SL 2004
Triplophysa kullmanni Asia 1975
Triplophysa kungessana Asia 1879
Triplophysa labiata Plain thicklip loach Former USSR 23 TL 1874
Triplophysa lacusnigri Asia 1928
Triplophysa lacustris Asia 5.6 SL 1990
Triplophysa ladacensis Asia 10.5 SL 1868
Triplophysa langpingensis Asia 7.5 SL 2013
Triplophysa laterimaculata Asia 2007
Triplophysa laticeps Asia 5.3 TL 1997
Triplophysa leptosoma Asia 14.4 SL 1888
Triplophysa lihuensis Asia 6.2 SL 2012
Triplophysa lixianensis Asia 15.0 SL 2008
Triplophysa longianguis Asia 18.5 SL 1984
Triplophysa longibarbata Asia 5.5 SL 1998
Triplophysa longipectoralis Asia 5.2 SL 2009
Triplophysa longliensis Asia 10.1 SL 2012
Triplophysa luochengensis Asia 5.4 SL 2017
Triplophysa macrocephala Asia 7.7 SL 2012
Triplophysa macromaculata Asia 8.4 SL 1990
Triplophysa macrophthalma Asia 1985
Triplophysa markehenensis Asia 11.9 SL 1981
Triplophysa marmorata Asia 8 SL 1838
Triplophysa microphthalma Asia 6.6 SL 1879
Triplophysa microphysa Asia 1935
Triplophysa microps Asia 6.8 TL 1866
Triplophysa minuta Asia 6.6 SL 1966
Triplophysa minxianensis Asia 11.8 SL 1979
Triplophysa moquensis Asia 1994
Triplophysa nandanensis Asia 8.1 SL 1995
Triplophysa nanpanjiangensis Asia 9.4 SL 1988
Triplophysa nasalis Asia 1876
Triplophysa nasobarbatula Asia 4.1 SL 2001
Triplophysa naziri Asia 1963
Triplophysa ninglangensis Asia 7 SL 1988
Triplophysa nujiangensa Asia 7.3 SL 2004
Triplophysa obscura Asia 14.4 SL 1987
Triplophysa obtusirostra Asia 1988
Triplophysa orientalis Asia 16.8 TL 1888
Triplophysa papillosolabiata Asia 1879
Triplophysa pappenheimi Asia 18 TL 1935
Triplophysa paradoxa Asia 1955
Triplophysa parvus Asia 3.2 SL 2009
Triplophysa pedaschenkoi Asia 1931
Triplophysa polyfasciata Asia 1996
Triplophysa pseudoscleroptera Asia 13.9 SL 1981
Triplophysa pseudostenura Asia 16.4 SL 2012
Triplophysa qilianensis Asia 11.9 SL 2015
Triplophysa qiubeiensis Asia 9.2 SL 2008
Triplophysa robusta Asia 15.8 SL 1876
Triplophysa rosa Asia 5.6 SL 2005
Triplophysa rossoperegrinatorum Asia 2001
Triplophysa rotundiventris Asia 7.6 SL 1979
Triplophysa scapanognatha Asia 9.1 SL 2007
Triplophysa scleroptera Asia 22.3 TL 1888
Triplophysa sellaefer Asia 1925
Triplophysa sewerzowi Severtsov's loach Asia 4.1 SL 1938
Triplophysa shaanxiensis Asia 1987
Triplophysa shehensis Asia 13.6 SL 1987
Triplophysa shilinensis Asia 6.0 SL 1992
Triplophysa shiyangensis Asia 10.3 TL 1983
Triplophysa siluroides Asia 50 SL 1888
Triplophysa stenura Asia 13.8 SL 1888
Triplophysa stewarti Asia 20.8 SL 1922
Triplophysa stoliczkai Tibetan stone loach Asia 16.2 TL 1866
Triplophysa strauchii Spotted thicklip loach Former USSR 25 TL 1874
Triplophysa tanggulaensis Asia 1982
Triplophysa tenuicauda Asia 6 TL 1866
Triplophysa tenuis Asia 12 TL 1877
Triplophysa tianeensis Asia 6.1 SL 2004
Triplophysa tianlinensis Asia 8.6 SL 2016
Triplophysa tibetana Asia 13.3 SL 1905
Triplophysa trewavasae Asia 1990
Triplophysa turpanensis Asia 7.7 SL 1992
Triplophysa ulacholica Issyk-kul naked loach Asia 16 TL 1905
Triplophysa venusta Asia 1988
Triplophysa waisihani Asia 14.0 2008
Triplophysa wuweiensis Asia 6.1 SL 1974
Triplophysa xiangshuingensis Asia 10.9 2004
Triplophysa xiangxiensis Asia 10.0 SL 1986
Triplophysa xichangensis Asia 1989
Triplophysa xingshanensis Asia 1983
Triplophysa xiqiensis Asia 1996
Triplophysa yaopeizhii Asia 1995
Triplophysa yasinensis Asia 8.3 SL 1898
Triplophysa yunnanensis Asia 6.3 SL 1990
Triplophysa zaidamensis Asia 1876
Triplophysa zamegacephala Asia 15.3 SL 1985
Triplophysa zhaoi Asia 8 SL 2006
Triplophysa zhenfengensis Asia 2001



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