Cypriniform Diversity
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Welcome to the Cypriniformes Tree of Life!

The NSF-supported CToL initiative is a multidisciplinary, collaborative project focused on uncovering the evolutionary relationships, classification, and biodiversity of Cypriniformes.  Multiple investigators from diverse research and educational backgrounds have joined efforts to better understand these fishes and promote better education about them. 

If you are interested in joining the project please review this site and How to Join and contact Project Director Richard L. Mayden.
In Collaboration with the All Catfish Species Inventory
New Announcement: Special Symposium on Biology of Cypriniformes in Thailand. See the details.

Catalog of Fishes | FishBase Info | Zfin | Deep Fin Initiative | Databases | iDiscover | FishNet2 |
MitoFish | All Catfish Species Inventory | NSF AtoL | NESCent |
Questions or comments? Contact Director, Dr. Richard Mayden