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Indian gagata, Gagata cenia (Hamilton, 1822)

Indian gagata: Gagata cenia

Indian gagata: Gagata cenia

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Siluriformes (Catfishes) Superfamily: Sisoroidea Family: Sisoridae (Bagariidae; Sisorid catfishes) Subfamily: Sisorinae Genus: Gagata Species: G. cenia

Synonym: Pimelodus cenia Hamilton, 1822

Common/local names English: Indian gagata Bangladesh: Cenia (ছেনিয়া), Jungla (জংলা), Kauwa (কাউয়া) …read more

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Long whiskers catfish, Mystus gulio (Hamilton, 1822)

Long whiskers catfish: Mystus gulio

Long whiskers catfish: Mystus gulio

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii( Ray-fined fish) Order: Siluriformies(Catfishes) Family: Bagridae (Bagrid catfishes) Genus: Mystus Species: M. gulio

Common/local names English: Long whiskers catfish, Long-whiskered catfish and Gulio catfish Bangladesh: Nuna tengra (নুনা টেংরা), Guli tengra (গুলি টেংরা), Gula …read more

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Kerala mystus, Mystus armatus (Day, 1865)

Systematic position Class: Actinopterygii (Ray- finned fishes) Order: Siluriformes (Catfishes) Family: Bagridae (Bagrid fishes) Genus: Mystus Species: M. armatus

Synonyms Aoria armatus (Day, 1865) Hypselobagrus armatus (Day, 1865) Macrones armatus Day, 1865

Local/common names English: Kerala mystus Bangladesh: Tengra (টেংরা) India: Cuaree and Karee (Kerala) (Talwar and Jhingran, 1991).

Distributions: India (Wynaad range of hills, Western Ghats and Nagaland), probably in lower Myanmar (Talwar and Jhingran, 1991) and Sylhet hills …read more

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Assame batasio, Batasio tengana (Hamilton, 1822)

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Siluriformes (Catfishes) Family: Bagridae (Bagrid catfishes) Genus: Batasio Species: B. tengana

Synonyms Bagrus tengana (Hamilton, 1822) Gagata tengana (Hamilton, 1822) Macrones tengana (Hamilton, 1822) Pimelodus tengana Hamilton, 1822

Common/local names English: Assame batasio Bangladesh: Tengra (টেংরা) India: Batasi (Talwar and Jhingran, 1991).

Distribution: Bangladesh, India, Myanmar and Thailand (Talwar and Jhingran, 1991).

Conservation status: Endangered in Bangladesh (IUCN Bangladesh, 2000). …read more

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Tista batasio, Batasio batasio (Hamilton, 1822)

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Siluriformes (Catfishes) Family: Bagridae (Bagrid catfishes) Genus: Batasio Species: B. batasio

Synonyms Gagata batasio (Hamilton, 1822) Macrones batasio (Hamilton, 1822) Pimelodus batasio Hamilton, 1822

Common/local names English: Tista batasio Bangladesh: Tengra (টেংরা) India: Batasio, Batashi and Bajori (Talwar and Jhingran, 1991)

Distribution: Bangladesh, India and Nepal (Talwar and Jhingran, 1991).

Conservation status: Not threatened in Bangladesh (IUCN Bangladesh, 2000). Currently became …read more

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Day’s mystus, Mystus bleekeri (Day, 1877)

Day's mystus: Mystus bleekeri

Day's mystus: Mystus bleekeri

Systematic position Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fish) Order: Siluriformes (Catfishes) Family: Bagridae (Bagrid catfishes) Genus: Mystus species: M. bleekeri

Synonyms Aoria bleekeri (Day, 1877) Macrones bleekeri Day, 1877

Common/local names English name: Day’s mystus Bangladesh: Tengra …read more