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Schizopygopsis stoliczkae Achilles 124.jpg
Schizopygopsis stoliczkai
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Genus: Schizopygopsis
Steindachner, 1866
Type species
Schizopygopsis stoliczkai
Steindachner, 1866

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Schizopygopsis is a genus of cyprinid fish that are endemic to rivers in China, Tibet and Himalaya, except for S. stoliczkai which also occurs in South Asia.[1]


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


  1. ^ a b Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2014). Species of Schizopygopsis in FishBase. November 2014 version.