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Highfin glassy perchlet, Parambassis lala (Hamilton, 1822)

Parambassis lala

Systematic position (Nelson 2006) Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Perciformes (Perches) Suborder: Percoidei Superfamily: Percoidea Family: Ambassidae/Chandidae (Asiatic glassfishes) Genus: Parambassis Species: P. lala

Synonyms Chanda lala Hamilton, 1822 Ambassis lala (Hamilton, 1822) Pseudambassis lala (Hamilton, 1822)

Common/local names English: Highfin glassy perchlet Bangladesh: …read more

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Himalayan glassy perchlet, Pseudambassis baculis (Hamilton, 1822)

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Perciformes (Perches) Family: Ambassidae (Asiatic glassfishes) Genus: Pseudambassis Species: P. baculis

Synonyms Ambassis baculis (Hamilton, 1822) Chanda baculis Hamilton, 1822 Channa baculis (Hamilton, 1822) Parambassis baculis (Hamilton, 1822)

Common/local names English: Himalayan glassy perchlet Bangladesh: Chanda (চান্দা) and Kata chanda (কাটা চান্দা) India: Chanari (Uttar Pradesh) and Sheesha-machhi and Kunggi (Punjab) (Talwar and Jhingran, 1991)

Distributions: Himalayan and Indo-Gangetic plains …read more

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Deep pugnose ponyfish, Secutor reconius (Hamilton, 1822)

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Perciformes (Perches) Family: Leiognathiidae (Ponyfishes, slimys, or slipmouths) Genus: Secutor Species: S. reconius

Synonyms Chanda ruconius Hamilton, 1822 Equula ruconia (Hamilton, 1822) Equula ruconius (Hamilton, 1822) Leiognathus ruconius (Hamilton, 1822)

Common/local names English: Deep pugnose ponyfish Bangladesh: Chanda (চান্দা), Tak chanda (টাক চান্দা) and Thutni chanda (ঠুটি চান্দা)

Distribution: Indo-west Pacific (Talwar and Jhingran, 1991).

Conservation status: Not threatened in …read more

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Fishes of the river Padma near Rajshahi, Bangladesh: Part-7

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