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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