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Y-loach: Botia lohachata

Y-loach: Botia lohachata

Y-loach: Botia lohachata

Synonyms Botia lohachata Chaudhuri, 1912 Botia lohachata Qureshi, 1965 Botia lohachata Menon, 1974

Common name: Y-loach Local name: Rani, putul

Taxonomy position: Phylum- Chordata Class-Oesteichthyes Order-Cypriniformes Family- Cobitidae Genus- Botia

Fin formula: D. 11 (2/9); P1.14: P2. 8: A. 7 (2/5) (Rahman, …read more

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Necktie loach: Botia dario

Necktie loach: Botia dario

Necktie loach: Botia dario

Synonyms: Cobitis dario Hamilton, 1822 Botio dario Day, 1878 Botio dario Shaw and Shebbeare, 1937 Botio dario Bhuiyan, 1964

Common name: Necktie loach, Queen loach, Bengal loach Local name: Rani, bau, putul, Beti

Taxonomy position: Phylum- Chordata Class-Oesteichthyes Order-Cypriniformes …read more

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Mottled loach: Acanthocobitis botia

Sand loach: Acanthocobities botia

Mottled loach: Acanthocobitis botia

Synonyms: Cobitis botia Hamilton, 1822 Cobitis bilturio and turio Hamilton, 1822 Nemachelus botia Gunther, 1868 Nemacheilus botia Day, 1878 Nemacheilus botia, Talwar and Jhingran, 1991 Noemacheilus botia Menon, 1974 Nemachilus botia Rahman, 1989

English name: Mottled loach, Zipper loach, …read more

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Fishes of the river Padma near Rajshahi, Bangladesh: Part-4

A survey has been carried out in order to explore the existing fish fauna of the river Padma near Rajshahi. One species of Chondrichthyes and 72 species of Osteichthyes of fishes were recorded. Details are given in Fish and Other Fisheries Items of the river Padma Near Rajshahi of Bangladesh.

The photograph, taxonomic position, Scientific name, Local name, Availability, reproduction and breeding season of the recorded species are presented …read more