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

Danio devario (Hamilton, 1822)

Danio devario

Danio devario

English Name: Devario danio, Dind Danio
Bengali Name: Chapchela (চাপচেলা), Debari (দেবারী), Chebli (ছিবলী)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Not threatened

 

Danio rerio (Hamilton, 1822)

Danio rerio

Danio rerio

English Name: Zebra danio, Zebrafish
Bengali Name: Anju (আঞ্জু)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Not threatened

 

Erethistes hara (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822)
[Hara hara (Hamilton, 1822)]

Erethistes hara

Erethistes hara

English Name: Kosi hara
Bengali Name: Har kata (হাঁড় কাটা), Hera (হেরা), Kutakati (কুটাকাটি), Kutakanti (কাটাকুন্তি), Chakamaka (চাকামাকা) and Tit magur (তিত মাগুর)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Not threatened

 

Erethistes jerdoni (Day, 1870)
[Hara jerdoni (Day, 1870)]

Erethistes jerdoni

Erethistes jerdoni

English Name: Sylhet Hara
Bengali Name: Kutakanti (কাটাকুন্তি), Har kata (হাঁড় কাটা), Hera (হেরা), Kutakati (কুটাকাটি)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Not threatened

 

Esomus danricus (Hamilton, 1822)

Esomus danricus

Esomus danricus

English Name: Flying barb
Bengali Name: Darkina (দারকিনা), Darki (দারকি) and Darkya (দারক্যা)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Data Deficient

 

Eytropiichthys murius (Hamilton, 1822)

Eytropiichthys murius

Eytropiichthys murius

English Name: Murius vacha, Indus garua
Bengali Name: Muri bacha (মুরি বাচা) and Motash (মোটাশ)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Not threatened

 

Eytropiichthys vacha (Hamilton, 1822)

Eytropiichthys vacha

Eytropiichthys vacha

English Name: Batchwa vacha
Bengali Name: Bacha (বাচা)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Critically endangered

 

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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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