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Congaturi halfbeak, Hyporhamphus limbatus (Valenciennes, 1847)

Congaturi halfbeak, Hyporhamphus limbatus

Congaturi halfbeak, Hyporhamphus limbatus

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Beloniformes (Needlefishes) Suborder: Belonoidei (= Exocoetoidei) Superfamily: Exocoetoidea Family: Hemiramphidae (Halfbeaks) Subfamily: Hemiramphinae Genus: Hyporhamphus Species: H. limbatus

Synonyms Hemiramphus gorakhpurensis Srivastava, 1967 Hemiramphus limbatus Valenciennes, 1847 Hemiramphus tridentifer Cantor, 1849 Hemirhamphus sinensis Günther, …read more

Category: Fishes | Resource | Threatened fishes

Wrestling halfbeak, Dermogenys pusilla Kuhl & van Hasselt, 1823

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Beloniformes (Needlefishes) Suborder: Belonoidei (= Exocoetoidei) Superfamily: Exocoetoidea Family: Hemiramphidae (Halfbeaks) Subfamily: Zenarchopterinae Genus: Dermogenys Species: D. pusilla

Synonym: Dermogenys pusillus Kuhl & van Hasselt, 1823

Common/local names English: Wrestling halfbeak Bangladesh: Ek Thota (এক ঠোটা)

Distributions: Bangladesh, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Malaysia, China and the Philippines (IUCN Bangladesh, 2000).

Conservation status: Endangered in Bangladesh due to habitat loss (IUCN …read more

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Ectuntio halfbeak, Zenarchopterus ectuntio (Hamilton, 1822)

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Beloniformes (Needlefishes) Suborder: Belonoidei (= Exocoetoidei) Superfamily: Exocoetoidea Family: Hemiramphidae (Halfbeaks) Subfamily: Zenarchopterinae Genus: Zenarchopterus Species: Z. ectuntio

Synonyms Esox ectuntio Hamilton, 1822 Hemiramphus amblyurus Bleeker, 1849 Hemiramphus borneensis Bleeker, 1851 Hemirhamphus amblyurus Bleeker, 1849 Zenarchopterus amblyurus (Bleeker, 1849) Zenarchopterus borneensis (Bleeker, 1851) Zenarchopterus hendersoni Fowler, 1919

Common/local names English: Ectuntio halfbeak Bangladesh: Ek Thuita (এক ঠুইটা) and Ek Thota (এক …read more