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Catla: Catla catla (Hamilton, 1822)

Catla catla

Catla, Catla catla

Systematic position:

Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Cypriniformes (Carps) Family: Cyprinidae (carp and minnows) Genus: Catla

Synonyms: Cyprinus catla (Hamilton, 1822), Gibelion catla (Hamilton, 1822) and Cyprinus abramioides (Sykes, 1839).

Common names: Catla, Katol (Bangladesh); Catla (Fishbase); Indian Major carp, …read more