Category: Fishes | Resource

Four-barred tigerfish, Datnioides polota (Hamilton, 1822)

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Perciformes (Perches) Family: Lobotidae (tripletails) Genus: Datnioides Species: D. polota

Synonyms Chaetodon quadrifasciatus Sevastianoff, 1809 Coius binotatus Gray, 1834 Coius polota Hamilton, 1822 Coius quadrifasciatus Sevastianoff, 1809 Datnioides quadrifasciatus (Sevastianoff, 1809) Lobotes hexazona Bleeker, 1851

Common/local names English: Four-barred tigerfish Bangladesh: Reka (রেকা)

Distributions: Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam, Sumatra, Borneo and New Guinea (Talwar and Jhingran, 1991).

Conservation status: Data …read more