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Homaloptera ocellata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Balitoridae
Genus: Homaloptera
van Hasselt, 1823

Homaloptera is a genus of ray-finned fish in the Balitoridae family.


There are currently 6 recognized species in this genus:[1]


  1. ^ Randall, Z.S. & Page, L.M. (2015): On the paraphyly of Homaloptera (Teleostei: Balitoridae) and description of a new genus of hillstream loaches from the Western Ghats of India. Zootaxa, 3926 (1): 57–86.