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Gora chela, Securicula gora (Hamilton, 1822)

Gora chela: Securicula gora

Gora chela: Securicula gora

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Cypriniformes (Carps) Superfamily: Cyprinoidea Family: Cyprinidae (Minnows and carps) Subfamily: Rasborinae (= Danioninae) Genus: Securicula Species: S. gora

Common/ local names English: Gora chela Bangladesh: Ghora chela (ঘোড়া চেলা), Gora chela (গোরা চেলা), …read more

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Silver razorbelly minnow, Salmophasia acinaces (Valenciennes, 1844)

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Cypriniformes (Carps) Superfamily: Cyprinoidea Family: Cyprinidae (Minnows or carps) Subfamily: Rasborinae (= Danioninae) Genus: Salmophasia Species: S. acinaces

Synonyms Chela argentea Day, 1867 Chela diffusa (Jerdon, 1849) Leuciscus acinaces Valenciennes, 1844 Oxygaster argentea (Day, 1867) Pelecus diffusus Jerdon, 1849 Salmostoma acinaces (Valenciennes, 1844)

Common/local names English: Silver razorbelly minnow Bangladesh: Chela (চেলা) India: Chaya-vellache and Vellachee-cundee (Tamil Nadu) and Sampaj (Karnataka) …read more

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Silver hatchet chela, Chela cachius (Hamilton, 1822)

Systematic position (Nelson 2006) Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Cypriniformes (Carps) Family: Cyprinidae (Minnows or carps) Subfamily: Rasborinae (=Danioninae) Genus: Chela Species: C. cachius

Synonyms Cachius atpar (Hamilton, 1822) Chela anastoma (Swainson, 1839) Chela atpar (Hamilton, 1822) Cyprinus atpar Hamilton, 1822 Cyprinus cachius Hamilton, 1822 Laubuca atpar (Hamilton, 1822) Leuciscus anastoma Swainson, 1839 Leuciscus atpar (Hamilton, 1822) Leuciscus cachius (Hamilton, 1822) Paradanio elegans Day, 1867 Perilampus …read more

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Slender rasbora, Rasbora daniconius (Hamilton, 1822)

Slender rasbora, Rasbora daniconius

Slender rasbora, Rasbora daniconius

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Cypriniformes (Carps) Family: Cyprinidae (Minnows or carps) Subfamily: Rasborinae Genus: Rasbora Species: R. daniconius

Synonyms Cyprinus anjana Hamilton, 1822 Cyprinus daniconius Hamilton, 1822 Leuciscus anjana (Hamilton, 1822) Leuciscus dandia Valenciennes, 1844 Leuciscus daniconius (Hamilton, 1822) Leuciscus flavus Jerdon, 1849 Leuciscus lateralis McClelland, 1839 Leuciscus malabaricus Jerdon, 1849 …read more

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Fishes of the river Padma near Rajshahi, Bangladesh: Part-2

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

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Large razorbelly minnow: Salmostoma bacaila

Large razorbelly minnow: Salmostoma bacaila

Large razorbelly minnow: Salmostoma bacaila

Synonyms:

Cyprinus bacaila Hamilton, 1822, Fishes of the Ganges, p.265.

Chela bacaila Day, 1878, Fishes of India. p.603.

Chela bacaila Shaw and Shebbeare, 1937, Fishes of Northern Bangal. p.19.

Chela bacaila Bhuiyan, 1964, Fishes of Dacca. p.46.

Oxygaster bacaila Rahman, 1974, Banglaesh J Zool.2(2). p.193.

Samostoma bacaila Banarescu, 1968, Rev. Roum. Biol.Zool.13(1). p. …read more