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Roseline Shark, Puntius denisonii (Day, 1865)

The Roseline Shark

The Roseline Shark

The Roseline Shark was recorded from an aquarium shop in Dhaka city (Galib, 2010). It is also known as Red Lined Torpedo Barb, Bleeding Eye Barb or Denison’s Barb and native to fast-flowing hill streams and rivers of the state of Kerala, …read more

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Rainbow Shark, Epalzeorhynchos frenatus (Fowler, 1934)

Rainbow shark

Rainbow shark (Albino)

The Rainbow Shark is a Cyprinid originated in Thailand and Indonesia and now importing in Bangladesh from India and Thailand (Galib and Mohsin, 2010). This species is commonly known as Rambo among the aquarium fish traders of Bangladesh and found in different aquarium …read more

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Black Ghost Knife Fish, Apteronotus albifrons (Linnaeus, 1766)

The Black Ghost Knife fish

The Black Ghost Knife Fish is an exotic aquarium fish recorded from aquarium shops of Dhaka and Khulna city. This fish was introduced in 2009 by the aquarium fish importers from Thailand (Galib, 2010). This fish is native to Amazon River of South America (Badman, 2009).

Classification:

Class: Actinopterigii Order: Cypriniformes Family: Apteronotidae Genus: …read more