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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