Category: Fishes | Resource

Barna baril, Barilius barna (Hamilton, 1822)

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Cypriniformes (Carps) Family: Cyprinidae (Minnows and carps) Subfamily: Rasborinae (Danioninae) Genus: Barilius Species: B. barna

Common/local names English: Barna baril Bangladesh: Koksa (খোকসা), Bani Koksa (বানি খোকসা), Vola (ভোলা) and Khol (খোল) India: Balisunde, Ojola (Assam); Ghal (Tripura); Bhol, Ghol (West-Bengal); Darangni (Bihar) and Bahari (Orrisa) (Talwar and Jhingran, 1991)

Distributions: Bangladesh, India, Nepal and Myanmar (Talwar and Jhingran, 1991).

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