Category: Fishes | Resource

Toli shad, Tenualosa toli (Valenciennes, 1847)

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Clupeiformes (Herrings) Family: Clupeidae (herrings (Shads, sprats, sardines, pilchards, and menhadens) Subfamily: Alosinae (Shads) Genus: Tenualosa Species: T. toli

Synonyms Alausa argyrochloris Valenciennes, 1847 Alausa ctenolepis Bleeker, 1852 Alausa toli Valenciennes, 1847 Alosa argyrochloris (Valenciennes, 1847) Clupea toli (Valenciennes, 1847) Hilsa toli (Valenciennes, 1847)

Common/local names English: Toli shad Bangladesh: Chandana (চন্দনা) and Chandana ilish (চন্দনা ইলিশ)

Distributions: Bay of Bengal, …read more