Thryssocypris is a genus of cyprinid fish found in Southeast Asia.

Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Genus: Thryssocypris
T. R. Roberts & Kottelat, 1984
Type species
Thryssocypris smaragdinus
Roberts & Kottelat 1984


There are currently four recognized species in this genus:[1][2]


  1. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2012). Species of Thryssocypris in FishBase. December 2012 version.
  2. ^ a b Grudpan, C. & Grudpan, J. (2012): Thryssocypris wongrati, a new anchovy-like cyprinid (Cypriniformes) from the Chao Phraya basin, Thailand. Zootaxa, 3586: 228–235.