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Photofeature: Freshwater Fishes of Sunamganj Haor Area (Part P2)


Puntius chonchonius (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822)

Puntius conchonius

Puntius conchonius

English Name: Rosy barb, Red barb Bengali Name: Kanchan punti (কাঞ্চন পুঁটি), Punti (পুঁটি) and Taka punti (টাকা পুঁটি) IUCN (Bangladesh) Status: Not Threatened


Puntius cosuatis (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822) Oreichthys cosuatis (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822)

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Glass-barb, Puntius guganio (Hamilton, 1822)

Glass-barb, Puntius guganio

Glass-barb, Puntius guganio

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Cypriniformes (Carps) Family: Cyprinidae (Minnows and barbs) Genus: Puntius Species: P. guganio

Synonyms Barbus carletoni Fowler, 1924 Barbus guganio (Hamilton, 1822) Cyprinus guganio Hamilton, 1822 Leuciscus guganio (Hamilton, 1822) Puntius carletoni (Fowler, 1924)

Common/local names English: Glass-barb Bangladesh: Punti (পুঁটি) and Mola punti (মলা পুঁটি) India: Putti and …read more