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Gangetic latia, Crossocheilus latius (Hamilton, 1822)

Gangetic latia, Crossocheilus latius

Gangetic latia, Crossocheilus latius

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Cypriniformes (Carps) Family: Cyprinidae (Minnows and carps) Genus: Crossocheilus Species: C. latius

Common/local names English: Gangetic latia Bangladesh: Kalabata (কালাবাটা), Tatkini (টাটকেনী) and Salabata (সালাবাটা) India: Lurali, Kalabatta, Petphorani, Muhtedha, Fathachatta and Gauma (Talwar and Jhingran, 1991).

Synonyms Chondrostoma wattanah Sykes, 1839 Cirrhina latia (Hamilton, 1822) …read more