Thryssocypris ornithostoma

Thryssocypris ornithostoma is a species of cyprinid of the genus Thryssocypris.[1] The maximum length of an unsexed male is 9.0 centimetres (3.5 in).[1] It feeds on insects[1] and is considered harmless to humans.[1] It has not been classified on the IUCN Red List.[1]

Thryssocypris ornithostoma
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Genus: Thryssocypris
T. ornithostoma
Binomial name
Thryssocypris ornithostoma
Kottelat, 1991


  1. ^ a b c d e "Thryssocypris ornithostoma Kottelat, 1991". FishBase. Retrieved July 20, 2021.