Category: Fishes | Freshwater Fishes | Resource | Threatened fishes

Threatened Freshwater Fishes of Bangladesh

Distribution of Threatened Freshwater Fishes of Bangladesh (IUCN Bangladesh (2015a, b))

Distribution of Threatened Freshwater Fishes of Bangladesh (IUCN Bangladesh (2015a, b))

Threatened species are any species which are vulnerable to endangerment in the near future. It includes Critically Endangered (CR), Endangered (EN) and Vulnerable (VU) categories.

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Category: Fishes | Freshwater Fishes | Resource | Threatened fishes

Vulnerable (VU) Freshwater Fishes of Bangladesh

Wallago attu, one of the Vulnerable (VU) Freshwater Fishes of Bangladesh

Wallago attu, one of the Vulnerable (VU) Freshwater Fishes of Bangladesh

A vulnerable (VU) species is one which has been categorized by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) as facing a high risk of endangerment in the wild. It is the third highest risk category after Critically Endangered (CR) and Endangered …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: Manpower | Resource | Teachers

Teachers Profile: Imran Parvez

Imran Parvez

Imran Parvez

Assistant Professor Department of Fisheries Biology and Genetics Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University (HSTU) Dinajpur-5200, Bangladesh

Contact: Phone: 0088-0531-51734 Fax: 0088-0531-61311 Mobile: 0088-01914503031 Email: imran_bau2007 at yahoo dot com and imranfbghstu at gmail dot com

Research Interest:

To know the distribution, abundance, reproductive biology and genetic variability’s of threatened endemic fish species for …read more

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Teachers Profile: Md. Mukhlesur Rahman Khan

Md. Mukhlesur Rahman Khan

Md. Mukhlesur Rahman Khan Professor and Former Head Dept. of Fisheries Biology & Genetics Bangladesh Agricultural University Mymensingh, Bangladesh

Contact: Tel: (091) 52236, Mobile: 01711-407359 Email: mmrkhan_bau at yahoo dotcom Fax: +88-091-55810

Field of specialization: Genetics and Fish Breeding particularly Population Genetics/ Molecular Biology/Biotechnology

Academic degrees held:

Degree: Ph.D. Field: Molecular Genetics Thesis title: …read more

Category: Fishes | Freshwater Fishes | Resource | Threatened fishes

Reba carp: Cirrhina reba (Day, 1878)

Reba carp: Cirrhina reba

Reba carp: Cirrhina reba

Systematic position (Nelson 2006)

Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Cypriniformes (Carps) Family: Cyprinidae (Carps and minnows) Genus: Cirrhina Species: C. reba

Synonyms Labeo ariza (Hamilton, 1807) Cirrhinus reba (Hamilton, 1822) Gobio limnophilus (McClelland, 1839) Gobio bovianus (Jerdon, 1849)

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