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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae Minnows or carps
Subfamily: Acheilognathinae
Genus: Tanakia

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9 species (see list below)

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Photo by Shao, K.T.

Asia
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Tanakia himantegus (Günther, 1868)

Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Tanakia himantegus
[]

Photo by Kim, I.-S.

Asia
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Tanakia koreensis (Kim & Kim, 1990)

Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Tanakia koreensis
[]

Photo by Kim, I.-S.

Asia
Max. Length 11.4 cm TL
Tanakia lanceolata (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)

Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Tanakia lanceolata
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 7.5 cm SL

 
Tanakia latimarginata
[]

Photo by Senou, H.

Asia
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Tanakia limbata (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)

Photo by Senou, H.
 
Tanakia limbata
[Oily bitterling]
No picture found
Asia

 
Tanakia shimazui
[]

Photo by Kim, I.-S.

Asia

Tanakia signifer (Berg, 1907)

Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Tanakia signifer
[Korean bittering]

Photo by Kim, I.-S.

Asia

Tanakia somjinensis (Kim & Kim, 1991)

Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Tanakia somjinensis
[]

Photo by Suguro, N.

Asia
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Tanakia tanago (Tanaka, 1909)

Photo by Suguro, N.
 
Tanakia tanago
[Tokyo bitterling]
9 Species of Family Cyprinidae with Genus Tanakia
(Minnows or carps)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1868 Tanakia himantegus Asia 8 TL
1990 Tanakia koreensis Asia 8 TL
1846 Tanakia lanceolata Asia 11.4 TL
2014 Tanakia latimarginata Asia 7.5 SL
1846 Tanakia limbata Oily bitterling Asia 6 TL
1908 Tanakia shimazui Asia
1907 Tanakia signifer Korean bittering Asia
1991 Tanakia somjinensis Asia
1909 Tanakia tanago Tokyo bitterling Asia 5 TL



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