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