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

 

Rasbora daniconius  (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822)
Parluciosoma daniconius  (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822)

Rasbora daniconius

Rasbora daniconius

English Name: Slender rasbora, Blackline rasbora
Bengali Name: Angjani (অঞ্জনী), Chela (চেলা), Pati chela (পাতি চেলা), Dadhikha (দাদিক্ষা), Dalkina (ডালকিনা), Dankoni (ডানকনি), Daria (দাড়িয়া), Darkina (দারকিনা)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Data deficient

 

Rhinomugil corsula  (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822)

Rhinomugil corsula

Rhinomugil corsula

English Name:  Corsula mullet
Bengali Name:  Khorsula (খরসুলা), Bata (বাটা), Khalla (খল্লা)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Not Threatened

 

Rita rita (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822)

Rita rita

Rita rita

English Name: Rita
Bengali Name: Rita (রিটা), Ritha (রিঠা), Eta (ইটা)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Critically Endangered

 

Salmostoma bacaila (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822)

Salmostoma bacaila

Salmostoma bacaila

English Name: Large razorbelly minnow
Bengali Name: Chela (চেলা), Narkeli chela (নারকেলী), Katari chela (কাটারী চেলা)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Not Threatened

 

Salmostoma phulo (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822)

Salmostoma phulo

Salmostoma phulo

English Name: Finescale razorbelly minnow
Bengali Name: phul chela (ফুল চেলা), Chela (চেলা), Prem chela (প্রেম চেলা), Phulo chela (ফুলো চেলা)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Not Threatened

 

Securicula gora (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822)

Securicula gora

Securicula gora

English Name: Gora chela
Bengali Name: Ghora chela (ঘোড়া চেলা), Gora chela (গোরা চেলা), Boro chela (বড় চেলা) and Chela (চেলা)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Not threatened

 

Setipinna phasa (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822)

Setipinna phasa

Setipinna phasa

English Name: Gangetic hairfin anchovy
Bengali Name: Phassa (ফ্যাসা),Fewa (ফেওয়া), Faisa (ফাইস্যা)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Not threatened

 

Silonia silondia (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822)

Silonia silondia

Silonia silondia

English Name: Silond catfish, Silondia vacha
Bengali Name: Shillong (শিলং)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Endangered

 

Somileptes gongota (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822)

Somileptes gongota

Somileptes gongota

English Name: Gongota loach
Bengali Name: Poia (পোইয়া), pahari-gutum (পাহাড়ী গুতুম), puiya (পুইয়া)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Not threatened

 

Sperata aor (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822)
Aorichthys aor (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822)
Mystus aor (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822)

Sperata aor

Sperata aor

English Name: Long-whiskered catfish
Bengali Name: Ayre (আইর) and Aor (আওর)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Vulnerable

 

Sperata seenghala (Sykes, 1839)
Aorichthys seenghala (Sykes, 1839)
Mystus seenghala (Sykes, 1839)

Sperata seenghala

Sperata seenghala

English Name:  Gaint river catfish
Bengali Name: Guizza (গুইজ্জা), Guizza ayer (গুইজ্জা আইড়)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Endangered

 

To watch others photofeature on Freshwater Fishes of Sunamganj Haor Area, please follow the links-
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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