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Pangia coolie-loach, Pangio pangia (Hamilton, 1822)

Coolie-loach, Pangio pangia

Pangia Coolie-loach, Pangio pangia

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Cypriniformes (Carps) Family: Cobitidae (Loaches) Genus: Pangio Species: P. pangia

Synonyms Acanthophthalmus pangia (Hamilton, 1822) Canthophrys rubiginosus Swainson, 1839 Cobitis cinnamomea McClelland, 1839 Cobitis pangia Hamilton, 1822 Pangia cinnamomea (McClelland, 1839)

Common/local names English- Pangia coolie-loach, Indian coolie-loach Bangladesh: Panga (পাঙ্গা) India: Pangya (Talwar and jhingran, 1991)

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Category: Fishes | Freshwater Fishes | Resource

Least Concern (LC) Freshwater Fishes of Bangladesh

Tenualosa ilisha, one of the Least Concern (LC) Freshwater Fishes of Bangladesh

Tenualosa ilisha, one of the Least Concern (LC) Freshwater Fishes of Bangladesh

A Least Concern (LC) species is one which has been categorized by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) as likely lowest risk, widespread, abundant taxon and does not qualify for a more at-risk category.

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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 …read more

Category: Fishes | Haor Fishes | Resource

Photofeature: Freshwater Fishes of Sunamganj Haor Area (Part P)

 

Pangasianodon hypophthalmus (Sauvage, 1878)

Pangasianodon hypophthalmus

Pangasianodon hypophthalmus

English Name: Sutchi catfish Bengali Name: Thai pangus (থাই পাঙ্গাস), Bideshi pangus (বিদেশী পাঙ্গাস) IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Not listed Habitat Status: Exotic

 

Pangasius pangasius (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822)

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