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Yellow pike conger, Congresox talabon (Cuvier, 1829)

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Anguilliformes (Eels) Suborder: Congroidei Family: Muraenesocidae (Pike congers) Genus: Congresox Species: C. talabon

Synonyms Conger talabon Cuvier, 1829 Muraenesox talabon (Cuvier, 1829)

Common/local names English: Yellow pike conger Bangladesh: Kamila (কামিলা)

Distributions: Bangladesh (Rahman, 1989 and 2005) and east coast of India and eastwards throughout Indonesia (Talwar and Jhingran, 1991).

Conservation status: Not threatened in Bangladesh (IUCN Bangladesh, 2000).

Morphology: Body …read more