Category: Fishes | Resource | Threatened fishes

Sisor catfish, Sisor rhabdophorus Hamilton, 1822

Systematic position (Nelson 2006) Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Siluriformes (Catfishes) Superfamily: Sisoroidea Family: Sisoridae (=Bagariidae) (Sisorid catfishes) Subfamily: Sisorinae Genus: Sisor Species: S. rhabdophorus

Common/local names English: Sisor catfish Bangladesh: Chenua (চেনুয়া), Cheuna (চেউনা) and Sisir (সিসর) India: Chennuah and Bistuiya (Bihar); Kirlu and Kirla (Punjab) (Talwar and Jhingran 1991)

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