Category: Fishes | Haor Fishes | Resource

Photofeature: Freshwater Fishes of Sunamganj Haor Area (Part-C2)

 

Chitala chitala (Hamilton, 1822)

Chitala chitala

Chitala chitala

English Name: Humped featherback, Clown knifefish Bengali Name: Chital (চিতল) IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Endangered

 

Cirrhinus cirrhosus (Bloch, 1795)

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Giant gourami: Colisa fasciatus

Giant gourami: Colisa fasciatus

Giant gourami: Colisa fasciatus

Synonyms:

Trichogaster fasciatus: Bloch and Schneider, 1801; Day, 1878; Shaw and Shebbeare, 1937.

Trichopodus colisa: Hamilton, 1822.

Colisa fasciata: Sterba, 1962, Bhuiyan, 1964; Qureshi, 1965; and Ahmad, 1943.

Common name: Giant gourami, Stripled gourami (English name).

Bangla name: Khailsa, Khalisa, …read more