Category: Fishes | Haor Fishes | Resource

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

Ailia coila (Hamilton, 1822)

Ailia coila

Ailia coila

English Name: Gangetic ailia Bengali Name: Kajuli (কাজুলি) and Baspata (বাঁশপাতা). IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Not threatened


Amblyceps mangois (Hamilton, 1822)

Amblyceps mangois…read more

Category: Fishes | Resource | Threatened fishes

Indian mottled eel, Anguilla bengalensis bengalensis (Gray, 1831)

Indian mottled eel: Anguilla bengalensis bengalensis

Indian mottled eel: Anguilla bengalensis bengalensis

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Anguilliformes (Eels) Family: Anguillidae (Freshwater eels) Genus: Anguilla Species: A. bengalensis bengalensis

Synonyms Anguilla arracana McClelland, 1844 Anguilla bengalensis (Gray, 1831) Anguilla elphinstonei Sykes, 1839 Anguilla nebulosa nebulosa McClelland, 1844 Anguilla variegata McClelland, 1844 Muraena bengalensis Gray, 1831

Common/local names English: Indian mottled eel …read more