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Gang tengra, Gagata youssoufi Ataur Rahman, 1976

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Siluriformes (Catfishes) Superfamily: Sisoroidea Family: Sisoridae (Bagariidae; Sisorid catfishes) Subfamily: Sisorinae Genus: Gagata Species: G. youssoufi

Synonyms: No synonyms

Local name: Gang tengra (গাং টেংরা)

Distributions: Name of place or country will go here, not the name of water body (Reference required).

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

Morphology: Body elongate with arched dorsal and ventral profile, head …read more

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Huddah nangra, Gogangra viridescens (Hamilton, 1822)

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Siluriformes (Catfishes) Superfamily: Sisoroidea Family: Sisoridae (Bagariidae; Sisorid catfishes) Subfamily: Sisorinae Genus: Gogangra Species: G. viridescens

Synonyms Gagata viridescens (Hamilton, 1822) Gangra viridescens (Hamilton, 1822) Nangra punctata Day, 1877 Nangra viridescens (Hamilton, 1822) Pimelodus viridescens (Hamilton, 1822)

Common/local names English: Huddah nangra Bangladesh: Gang tengra (গাং টেংরা) India: Keyakatta (Assam); Huddah and Balsohani (Bihar); Huddah (Uttar Pradesh) and Muji (Punjab) (Talwar …read more

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Gangetic gagata, Gagata gagata (Hamilton, 1822)

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Siluriformes (Catfishes) Superfamily: Sisoroidea Family: Sisoridae (Bagariidae; Sisorid catfishes) Subfamily: Sisorinae Genus: Gagata Species: G. gagata

Synonyms Gagata cenia (misspelled name, must not be used) Gagata typus Bleeker, 1863 Pimelodus gagata Hamilton, 1822

Common/local names English: Gangetic gagata Bangladesh: Gang tengra (গাং টেংরা) and Hudda (হুদ্দা)

Distributions: Bangladesh (Padma river system); India (Ganga and Brahmaputra river systems) and Myanmar (Irrawaddy river …read more

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Kosi nangra, Nangra nangra (Hamilton, 1822)

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Siluriformes (Catfishes) Superfamily: Sisoroidea Family: Sisoridae (Bagariidae; Sisorid catfishes) Subfamily: Sisorinae Genus: Nangra Species: N. nangra

Synonyms Gagata nangra (Hamilton, 1822) Macrones nangra (Hamilton, 1822) Nangra buchanani Day, 1877 Pimelodus nangra Hamilton, 1822

Common/local names English: Kosi nangra Bangladesh: Gang tengra (গাং টেংরা)

Distributions: Bangladesh, India (Ganga and Yamuna river systems), Nepal and Pakistan (Indus river and plains) (Talwar and Jhingran, …read more