对文献资料收集和标本整理结果显示, 截至2013年初, 中国科学院昆明动物研究所鱼类模式标本有178种、2 131号, 隶属于4目11科。其中种类最多的是鲤科, 有71种、1 103号;其次为条鳅科52种、556号。标本主要采自云南、四川、贵州、广西、湖南、重庆、甘肃和新疆等地。为方便科学研究和学术交流, 该文列出馆藏模式标本名录。
As of 2013, some 178 fish type species and 2131 type specimens belonging to 4 orders and 11 families were currently being preserved at the Kunming Natural History Museum of Zoology, located as art of the Kunming Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences. These specimens were collected from across western China, includingYunnan, Sicuan, Guizhou, Guangxi, Hunan, Chongqi, Gansu and Xinjiang. In general, most species are Cyprinidae (71 species and 1103 specimens), followed by Nemacheilidae (52 species and 556 specimens). For the convenience of research and communication, the present paper presents a detailed list of fish type species preserved in the Kunming Natural History Museum of Zoology.