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Onespot barb, Puntius terio (Hamilton, 1822)

Onespot barb, Puntius terio

Onespot barb, Puntius terio

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Cypriniformes (Carps) Superfamily: Cyprinoidea Family: Cyprinidae (Minnows and carps) Subfamily: Barbinae Genus: Puntius Species: P. terio

Synonyms Barbus terio (Hamilton, 1822) Cyprinus terio Hamilton, 1822 Puntius muzaffarpurensis Srivastava, Verma & Sharma, 1977 Systomus gibbosus McClelland, 1839 Systomus terio (Hamilton, 1822)

Common/local names English: Onespot barb Bangladesh: …read more

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Golden barb, Puntius gelius (Hamilton, 1822)

Golden barb, Puntius gelius (Hamilton, 1822)

Golden barb, Puntius gelius (Hamilton, 1822)

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Cypriniformes (Carps) Superfamily: Cyprinoidea Family: Cyprinidae (Minnows and carps) Subfamily: Barbinae Genus: Puntius Species: P. terio

Synonyms Barbus gelius (Hamilton, 1822) Cyprinus canius Hamilton, 1822 Cyprinus gelius Hamilton, 1822 Systomus gelius (Hamilton, 1822)

Common/local names English: Golden barb and Golden dwarf …read more

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Glass-barb, Puntius guganio (Hamilton, 1822)

Glass-barb, Puntius guganio

Glass-barb, Puntius guganio

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Cypriniformes (Carps) Family: Cyprinidae (Minnows and barbs) Genus: Puntius Species: P. guganio

Synonyms Barbus carletoni Fowler, 1924 Barbus guganio (Hamilton, 1822) Cyprinus guganio Hamilton, 1822 Leuciscus guganio (Hamilton, 1822) Puntius carletoni (Fowler, 1924)

Common/local names English: Glass-barb Bangladesh: Punti (পুঁটি) and Mola punti (মলা পুঁটি) India: Putti and …read more

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Spottedsail barb, Puntius phutunio (Hamilton, 1822)

Spottedsail barb: Puntius phutunio

Spottedsail barb: Puntius phutunio

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Cypriniformes (Carps) Family: Cyprinidae (Carps and minnows) Genus: Puntius Species: P. phutunio

Synonyms Barbus phutunio (Hamilton, 1822) Cyprinus phutunio Hamilton, 1822 Systomus …read more

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 list, …read more

Category: Fishes | Haor Fishes | Resource

Photofeature: Freshwater Fishes of Sunamganj Haor Area (Part P2)

 

Puntius chonchonius (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822)

Puntius conchonius

Puntius conchonius

English Name: Rosy barb, Red barb Bengali Name: Kanchan punti (কাঞ্চন পুঁটি), Punti (পুঁটি) and Taka punti (টাকা পুঁটি) IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Not Threatened

 

Puntius cosuatis (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822) Oreichthys cosuatis (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822)

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