Hemiculter elongatus

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Hemiculter elongatus
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Subfamily: Cultrinae
Genus: Hemiculter
Species: H. elongatus
Binomial name
Hemiculter elongatus
V. H. Nguyễn & S. V. Ngô, 2001

Hemiculter elongatus is a tropical freshwater fish belonging to the Cultrinae subfamily of the family Cyprinidae. It is known only from the Ky Cùng River in Lang Son Province, northern Vietnam. It was originally described by Nguyen & Ngo in 2001.[1]


  1. ^ a b Thinh, D.V., Van, N.S. & Nguyen, T.H.T. (2012). "Hemiculter elongatus". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2012: e.T166853A1142941. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2012-1.RLTS.T166853A1142941.en. Retrieved 7 January 2018.