Category: Fishes | Resource

Savon khorka, Schistura savona (Hamilton, 1822)

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Cypriniformes (Carps) Family: Balitoridae (River loaches) Subfamily: Nemacheilinae Genus: Schistura Species: S. savona

Synonyms Acoura obscura (Swainson, 1839) Cobites obscura Swainson, 1839 Cobitis savona Hamilton, 1822 Nemacheilus savona (Hamilton, 1822) Noemacheilus savona (Hamilton, 1822)

Common/local names Bangladesh: Savon khorka (স্যাভন খোরকা)

Distributions: Bangladesh (Rahman, 1989 and 2005); Eastern Himalaya: Tista drainage at Darjeeling through Nepal, to Karnali and Kali drainage in …read more