Category: Fishes | Resource

Kosi nangra, Nangra nangra (Hamilton, 1822)

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Siluriformes (Catfishes) Superfamily: Sisoroidea Family: Sisoridae (Bagariidae; Sisorid catfishes) Subfamily: Sisorinae Genus: Nangra Species: N. nangra

Synonyms Gagata nangra (Hamilton, 1822) Macrones nangra (Hamilton, 1822) Nangra buchanani Day, 1877 Pimelodus nangra Hamilton, 1822

Common/local names English: Kosi nangra Bangladesh: Gang tengra (গাং টেংরা)

Distributions: Bangladesh, India (Ganga and Yamuna river systems), Nepal and Pakistan (Indus river and plains) (Talwar and Jhingran, …read more