Category: Fishes | Resource | Threatened fishes

Pabdah catfish, Ompok pabda (Hamilton, 1822)

Pabdah catfish: Ompok pabda

Pabdah catfish: Ompok pabda

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Siluriformes (Catfishes) Superfamily: Siluroidea Family: Siluridae (Sheatfishes) Genus: Ompok Species: O. pabda

Common/ local names English: Pabdah catfish Bangladesh: Madhu pabda (মধু পাবদা) and Pabda (পাবদা) India: Leothari, Pahboh (Assam); Pabda, Pabo, Pahboh and …read more

Category: Fishes | Resource | Threatened fishes

Pabo catfish, Ompok pabo (Hamilton, 1822)

Ompok pabo

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Siluriformes (Catfishes) Family: Siluridae (Sheatfishes) Genus: Ompok Species: O. pabo

Synonyms Callichrous nigrescens Day, 1870 Callichrous pabo (Hamilton, 1822) Silurus pabo Hamilton, 1822

Common/local names English: Pabo catfish Bangladesh: Pabda (পাবদা) India: Papta, Pabo, Pava, Pahboh and Tambuliya-papta …read more

Category: Fry and Brood | Trade

Non-traditional fish seeds for aquaculture

যশোরের চাঁচড়া এলাকায় রাস্তার পাশে মাছের পোনা বিক্রয়ের দৃশ্য

Fish seed selling

Majority fishes cultured in Bangladesh are carps. These are major carps (Rohu, catla, mrigal and calbasu) and Chinese carps (silver carp, bighead carp, common carps and grass carp). Some other species are also cultured in Bangladesh, such as walking catfish, stinging catfish, sutchi catfish etc.

Chasra area of …read more

Category: Fishes | Resource

Butter Catfish: Ompok bimaculatus

Butter Catfish: Ompok bimaculatus

Butter Catfish: Ompok bimaculatus

Synonyms: Silurus canio, duda, chechra Hamilton, 1822 Callichrous bimaculatus Day, 1878 Callichrous bimaculatus Shaw and Shebbeare, 1937 Callichrous bimaculatus Qureshi, 1965 Ompok bimaculatus Munro, 1955 Ompok bimaculatus Bhuiyan, 1964 Ompok bimaculatus Jayaram, 1977

Common name: Butter Catfish Local name: …read more

Category: Fishes | Resource

Fishes of the river Padma near Rajshahi, Bangladesh: Part-4

A survey has been carried out in order to explore the existing fish fauna of the river Padma near Rajshahi. One species of Chondrichthyes and 72 species of Osteichthyes of fishes were recorded. Details are given in Fish and Other Fisheries Items of the river Padma Near Rajshahi of Bangladesh.

The photograph, taxonomic position, Scientific name, Local name, Availability, reproduction and breeding season of the recorded species are presented …read more