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.

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Category: Fishes | Freshwater Fishes | Resource | Threatened fishes

Reba carp: Cirrhina reba (Day, 1878)

Reba carp: Cirrhina reba

Reba carp: Cirrhina reba

Systematic position (Nelson 2006)

Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Cypriniformes (Carps) Family: Cyprinidae (Carps and minnows) Genus: Cirrhina Species: C. reba

Synonyms Labeo ariza (Hamilton, 1807) Cirrhinus reba (Hamilton, 1822) Gobio limnophilus (McClelland, 1839) Gobio bovianus (Jerdon, 1849)

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