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Photofeature: Freshwater Fishes of Sunamganj Haor Area (Part M)

Macrognathus aral (Bloch and Schneider, 1801) [ Macrognathus aculeatus ]

Macrognathus aculeatus

Macrognathus aral [Macrognathus aculeatus]

English Name: One-stripe spinyeel Bengali Name: Tara baim (তারা বাইম) IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Vulnerable

 

Macrognathus pancalus (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822) Mastacembelus pancalus (Valenciennes, 1832)

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Striped Spiny Eel: Mastacembelus pancalus (Hamilton, 1822)

Striped Spiny Eel: Mastacembelus pancalus

Striped Spiny Eel: Mastacembelus pancalus

Systematic position:

Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Mastacembeliformes (Spiny eels) Family: Mastacembelidae Genus: Mastacembelus Species: M. pancalus

Synonyms: Macrognathus pancalus (Hamilton, 1822), Mastacembelus punctatus (Valenciennes, 1832).

Common names:

In Bangladesh: Guchi, Pankal, Turi and Chirka

English: Striped spiny eel and Barred spiny eel.

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Striped spiny eel: Mastacembelus pancalus

Striped spiny eel: Mastacembelus pancalus

Striped spiny eel: Mastacembelus pancalus

Synonyms:

Macrognathus pancalus: Hamilton, 1822.

Mastacembelus pancalus: Day, 1878; Day, 1889; Ahmad, N. 1943; Bhuiyan, 1964; Shaw and Shebbeare, 1937.

Common name: Striped spiny eel (English name).

Bangla name: Guchi, Turi, Chirka, Pankal.

Taxonomic position:

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