Barbus Cuvier and Cloquet 1816 (carp-like fish)

Actinopteri - Cypriniformes - Cyprinidae

Parent taxon: Cyprinidae according to A. S. Woodward 1901

See also Mors et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Alisodon, Amblypharyngodon, Amyzon, Aspius, Barbinae, Catostomus, Cultrinae, Cyprininae, Cyprinus, Ecocarpia, Gobio, Gobioninae, Hexapsephus, Leuciscinae, Leuciscus, Nemachilus, Orthodon, Palaeoleuciscus, Palaeotinca, Phoxininae, Planktophaga, Puntius, Rhodeus, Thynichthys, Tinca, Tincinae, Xenocyprinae

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: nektonic omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of the Congo-Kinshasa (5 collections), Egypt (5), Hungary (1), Kenya (8), Spain (1), Syria (1), the United Kingdom (2)

• Pliocene to Holocene of the Congo-Kinshasa (2)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of the Congo-Kinshasa (1), Kenya (8)

• Pliocene of Ethiopia (1), Kenya (3), Spain (3)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Kenya (1), Uganda (2)

• Miocene of Austria (2), China (1), Egypt (1), Germany (3), Greece (1), Saudi Arabia (1), Slovakia (1), Tunisia (1), Turkey (2)

• Oligocene of Romania (1)

Total: 58 collections including 61 occurrences

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.