Riffle chub

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Riffle chub
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Subfamily: Leuciscinae
Genus: Algansea
Species: A. aphanea
Binomial name
Algansea aphanea
C. D. Barbour & R. R. Miller, 1978[1]

The riffle chub (Algansea aphanea) is a species of freshwater fish in the family Cyprinidae that is endemic to Mexico. It is found in the Rio Ayutla, Rio Armeria and Rio Tuxpan drainages.[1]


  1. ^ a b Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2015). "Algansea aphanea" in FishBase. October 2015 version.