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

 

Tenualosa ilisha  (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822)

Tenualosa ilisha

Tenualosa ilisha

English Name: Hilsa shad,  Hilsa
Bengali Name: Ilish (ইলিশ), Hilsa (হিলসা), Ilisha (ইলিশা)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Not threatened

 

Tetraodon cutcutia (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822)

Tetraodon cutcutia

Tetraodon cutcutia

English Name: Ocellated pufferfish
Bengali Name:  Tepa (টেপা), Kutkuitta (কুটকুইট্টা), Potka (পটকা)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Not threatened

 

Tor tor (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822)

Tor tor

Tor tor

English Name: Tor barb, Tor mahseer
Bengali Name: Mohashol (মহাশোল), Mohal (মহাল), Tor mahaseer (টর মহাশির)
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Critically endangered

 

Wallago attu (Bloch and Schneider, 1801)

Wallago attu

Wallago attu

English Name: Wallago, Freshwater shark
Bengali Name: Boal (বোয়াল), Bol (বোল), Bal (বল), Boyali (বোয়ালী),
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Not threatened

 

Xenentodon cancila (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822)

Xenentodon cancila

Xenentodon cancila

English Name: Freshwater Garfish
Bengali Name: Kakila (কাকিলা), Kaikla (কাইখলা), Kaikka (কাইক্কা), Gangturi (গাঙ তুড়ি), Kakia (কাকিয়া), Kakle (কাকলে), Kankhya (কানখাইয়া), Kakhua (কাখুয়া),
IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Non threatened.

 

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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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