Thryssocypris tonlesapensis

Thryssocypris tonlesapensis is a species of cyprinid of the genus Thryssocypris, described in 1984.[2] It has a maximum length of 6.4 centimetres (2.5 in) among unsexed males and is endemic to the Mekong basin,[2] inhabiting Cambodia and Laos.[3] It has 9-10 dorsal soft rays, 15-16 anal soft rays and 43-44 vertebrae.[2] It is considered harmless to humans[2] and is classified as "least concern" on the IUCN Red List.[3]

Thryssocypris tonlesapensis
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Genus: Thryssocypris
T. tonlesapensis
Binomial name
Thryssocypris tonlesapensis
Roberts & Kottelat, 1984


  1. ^ Vidthayanon, C. (2012). "Thryssocypris tonlesapensis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2012: e.T188005A1844425. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2012-1.RLTS.T188005A1844425.en. Retrieved 20 November 2021.
  2. ^ a b c d "Thryssocypris tonlesapensis Roberts & Kottelat, 1984". FishBase. Retrieved July 27, 2021.
  3. ^ a b "Anchovy rasbora Thryssocypris tonlesapensis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Retrieved July 27, 2021.