Category: Fishes | Resource

Zebra danio, Danio rerio (Hamilton, 1822)

Zebra danio, Danio rerio

Zebra danio, Danio rerio

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Cypriniformes (Carps) Family: Cyprinidae (Minnows and carps) Genus: Danio Species: D. rerio

Synonyms Barilius rerio (Hamilton, 1822) Brachydanio frankei Meinken, 1963 Brachydanio rerio (Hamilton, 1822) Cyprinus chapalio Hamilton, 1822 Cyprinus rerio Hamilton, 1822 Danio frankei (Meinken, 1963) Danio lineatus Day, 1868 Nuria rerio (Hamilton, 1822) Perilampus striatusMcClelland, …read more

Category: Fishes | Freshwater Fishes | Resource

Near Threatened (NT) Freshwater Fishes of Bangladesh

Osteobrama cotio, one of the Near Threatened (NT) Freshwater Fishes of Bangladesh

Osteobrama cotio, one of the Near Threatened (NT) Freshwater Fishes of Bangladesh

A Near Threatened (NT) species is one which has been categorized by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) as likely to become endangered in the near future. It is the fourth highest risk category after Critically Endangered (CR), …read more

Category: Fishes | Resource

List of Freshwater Fishes of Bangladesh and their conservation status

Conservation status of Freshwater Fishes of Bangladesh (According to IUCN Bangladesh (2015a, b))

Conservation status of Freshwater Fishes of Bangladesh (According to IUCN Bangladesh (2015a, b))

List of freshwater fishes of Bangladesh including their local conservation status (IUCN 2015a and b) are given below. In the list, …read more

Category: Fishes | Haor Fishes | Resource

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)

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Category: Fishes | Freshwater Fishes | Resource

Habitat of Freshwater Fishes of Bangladesh: Order Cypriniformes

The place in where particular plants or animals live is known as habitat. Within the habitat, organism occupies different niches. A niche is the functional role of a species in a community. Habitat is a place where species get what they need to survive food, water, cover, and a place to rare young. There are 265 species under 154 genera and 55 families (Rahman, 2005) found in Bangladesh and they …read more

Category: Book | Publication

Book profile- Introduction to fish species diversity: Sunamganj haor region within CBRMP’s working area

Cover page of "Introduction to fish species diversity"

Cover page of “Introduction to fish species diversity”

“Introduction to fish species diversity: Sunamganj haor region within CBRMP’s working area” presents mainly a checklist of fish species of Sunamganj haor region within CBRMP’s working area …read more

Category: Biology | Genetics

In situ hybridization (ISH) for gene identification and function: Part-I

Zebrafish 24 hours Stage

Fig.1a. In situ hybridization carried out in zebrafish (Danio rerio) embryo of 24 hours stage showing no gene expression as the embryo is unstained. Black arrow shows position of skeletal muscle and heart. Scale bar: 50 µm

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