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Photofeature: Freshwater Fishes of Sunamganj Haor Area (Part-C3)

 

Corica soborna Hamilton, 1822

Corica soborna

Corica soborna

English Name: Ganges river sprat, Ganga river-sprat
Bengali Name: Kachki (কাচকি), Guramach (গুড়ামাছ), Taki (তাকি)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Not threatened

 

Ctenopharyngodon idella  (Valenciennes 1844) 

Ctenopharyngodon idella

Ctenopharyngodon idella

English Name: Grass carp
Bengali Name: Grass carp (গ্রাস কার্প), Gheso rui (ঘেসো রুই)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status:
Habitat Status: Exotic

 

Ctenops nobilis McClelland, 1845

Ctenops nobilis

Ctenops nobilis

English Name: Frail gourami, Indian paradise fish
Bengali Name: Neftani (নাফতেনী); Madhumala (মধুমালা), Napte khoira (নাপতে খয়রা), Napte kolisha (নাপতে খলিসা), Naftani (নাপতানী)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Endangered

 

Cyprinus carpio (Linnaeus 1758)

Cyprinus carpio

Cyprinus carpio

English Name: Common carp
Bengali Name: Carpu (কার্পু), Scale carp (স্কেল কার্প), Japani rui (জাপানি রুই)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status:
Habitat Status: Exotic

 

Cyprinus carpio var. communis (Linnaeus 1758)

Cyprinus carpio var. communis

Cyprinus carpio var. communis

English Name: Common carp
Bengali Name: Carpu (কার্পু), Scale carp (স্কেল কার্প)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status:
Habitat Status: Exotic

 

Cyprinus carpio var. specularis (Linnaeus 1758)

Cyprinus carpio var. specularis

Cyprinus carpio var. specularis

English Name: Mirror carp
Bengali Name: Mirror carp (মিরর কার্প)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status:
Habitat Status: Exotic

 

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Part: A | B | C | C2 | C3 | D-E | F-G | H-J | K-L | M | N-O | P | P2 | Q-S | T-Z

 

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