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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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Largetooth flounder, Pseudorhombus arsius (Hamilton, 1822)

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Pleuronectiformes (Flatfishes) Family: Paralichtyyidae (Sand flounders) Genus: Pseudorhombus Species: P. arsius

Synonyms Pleuronectes arsius Hamilton, 1822 Pseudorhombus andersoni Gilchrist, 1904

Common/local names English: Largetooth flounder and Largetooth sand flounder Bangladesh: Serboti (সরবতি) and Bara daitta serbati (বড় দা্ইত্যা সরবতি)

Distributions: Indo-west Pacific (Talwar and Jhingran, 1991).

Conservation status: Not threatened in Bangladesh (IUCN Bangladesh, 2000).

Morphology: Body oval and flat with …read more