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

 

Pangasianodon hypophthalmus (Sauvage, 1878)

Pangasianodon hypophthalmus

Pangasianodon hypophthalmus

English Name: Sutchi catfish Bengali Name: Thai pangus (থাই পাঙ্গাস), Bideshi pangus (বিদেশী পাঙ্গাস) IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Not listed Habitat Status: Exotic

 

Pangasius pangasius (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822)

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Pangas catfish, Pangasius pangasius (Hamilton, 1822)

Pangas catfish: Pangasius pangasius

Pangas catfish: Pangasius pangasius

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Siluriformes (Catfishes) Family: Pangasiidae (Shark catfishes) Genus: Pangasius Species: P. pangasius

Common/local names English: Pungas catfish and Yellowtail catfish Bangladesh: Pangas (পাঙ্গাস), Pungus (পাঙ্গুস) and Pungwas …read more