Category: Book | Publication

Book Profile: Red Book of Threatened Fishes of Bangladesh

Cover page of Red Book of Threatened Fishes of Bangladesh

Cover page of Red Book of Threatened Fishes of Bangladesh

Red Book of Threatened Fishes of Bangladesh presents mainly a list of threatened fish species (Scientific, English and local name of fishes with their local and global status, distribution etc.) and their profile (taxonomic position,  description,  habitats,  distribution,  threats, conservation needs and extra territorial distribution) of Bangladesh.

 

This book would be helpful to those specifically working for biodiversity conservation and to the teachers and students of the natural sciences, as well as to the general readers.

The following appendices of this book are very important for the student of fisheries science:

  • Status and distribution of inland fishes of Bangladesh
  • Status and distribution of marine fishes of Bangladesh.
  • Status and distribution of fish species often included both as freshwater and marine species of Bangladesh.
  • List of exotic fish species of Bangladesh
  • The IUCN global categories and criteria
  • Sample scoring sheet and adopted by IUCN Bangladesh.

Moreover introduction, salient geographical feature of Bangladesh, methodology, bibliography, scientific and English name wise index are helpful to the student and researcher of fisheries science and technologies.

Red Book of Threatened Fishes of Bangladesh: At a glance

Title

Red Book of Threatened Fishes of Bangladesh

Sub Title IUCN red data books

Text

S.M. Munjurul Hannan Khan

Research

M. Monirul H. Khan, Rashiduzzaman Ahmed, Nargis Banu Joarder, Shameem Pavel and Ismot Ara Neela

Editors

Mahmud-ul Ameen, Md. Anwarul Islam and Ainum Nishat

Advisers

Kazi Zaker Husain, A.K.M. Aminul Haque, Haroun Er Rashid, Mahmud-ul Ameen M. Shafi, Sohrab Uddin Sarker, Noor Jahan Sarker, Md. Khalilur Rahman, Md. Anwarul Islam and M. Farid Ahsan

Cover photograph

Rita: Rita rita, taken by M. Monirul H. Khan in Tangail

Printed by

Dhruba Advertising Concern, Dhaka

Illustrated by Nazrul Islam Tapash

Publisher

IUCN, Bangladesh.

Copy write

2000 IUCN- The World Conservation Union, Bangladesh

First Published

2000

Right Citation IUCN Bangladesh. 2000. Red Book of Threatened Fishes of Bangladesh. IUCN-The World Conservation Union. xii+116 pp.

ISBN

984-746-004-3

Total Pages

116+xii

Available at

IUCN Bangladesh, House No. 3A, Road No. 15 (New), Dhanmondi, Dhaka-1209, Bangladesh. Tel: 880-2-8122577, 8127873. Fax: 880-2-8126209. Email: iucnbd@citechco.net

Reference:

Title

Red Book of Threatened Fishes of Bangladesh

Sub Title IUCN red data books

Text

S.M. Munjurul Hannan Khan

Research

M. Monirul H. Khan, Rashiduzzaman Ahmed, Nargis Banu Joarder, Shameem Pavel and Ismot Ara Neela

Editors

Mahmud-ul Ameen, Md. Anwarul Islam and Ainum Nishat

Advisers

Kazi Zaker Husain, A.K.M. Aminul Haque, Haroun Er Rashid, Mahmud-ul Ameen M. Shafi, Sohrab Uddin Sarker, Noor Jahan Sarker, Md. Khalilur Rahman, Md. Anwarul Islam and M. Farid Ahsan

Cover photograph

Rita: Rita rita, taken by M. Monirul H. Khan in Tangail

Printed by

Dhruba Advertising Concern, Dhaka

Illustrated by Nazrul Islam Tapash

Publisher

IUCN, Bangladesh.

Copy write

2000 IUCN- The World Conservation Union, Bangladesh

First Published

2000

Right Citation IUCN Bangladesh. 2000. Red Book of Threatened Fishes of Bangladesh. IUCN-The World Conservation Union. xii+116 pp.

ISBN

984-746-004-3

Total Pages

116+xii

Available at

IUCN Bangladesh, House No. 3A, Road No. 15 (New), Dhanmondi, Dhaka-1209, Bangladesh. Tel: 880-2-8122577, 8127873. Fax: 880-2-8126209. Email: iucnbd@citechco.net

Visitors' Opinions

Author

More details about BdFISH Team

Leave a Reply