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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cobitidae Loaches
Subfamily: Botiinae
Genus: Syncrossus

(See list of species below)



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5 species (see list below)

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Photo by Janiczak, B.J.

Asia
Max. Length 25 cm SL
Syncrossus beauforti (Smith, 1931)

Photo by Janiczak, B.J.
 
Syncrossus beauforti
[Chameleon loach]

Photo by JJPhoto

Asia
Max. Length 15 cm NG
Syncrossus berdmorei Blyth, 1860

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Syncrossus berdmorei
[Blyth's loach]

Photo by Janiczak, B.J.

Asia
Max. Length 30 cm SL
Syncrossus helodes (Sauvage, 1876)

Photo by Janiczak, B.J.
 
Syncrossus helodes
[Tiger botia]

Photo by JJPhoto

Asia
Max. Length 21 cm SL
Syncrossus hymenophysa (Bleeker, 1852)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Syncrossus hymenophysa
[Tiger loach]

Photo by Roberts, T.R.

Asia
Max. Length 10.3 cm SL
Syncrossus reversa (Roberts, 1989)

Photo by Roberts, T.R.
 
Syncrossus reversa
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5 Species of Family Cobitidae with Genus Syncrossus
(Loaches)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1931 Syncrossus beauforti Chameleon loach Asia 25 SL
1860 Syncrossus berdmorei Blyth's loach Asia 15 NG
1876 Syncrossus helodes Tiger botia Asia 30 SL
1852 Syncrossus hymenophysa Tiger loach Asia 21 SL
1989 Syncrossus reversa Asia 10.3 SL



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