Category: Fishes | Resource

Chaguni, Chagunius chagunio (Hamilton, 1822)

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Cypriniformes (Carps) Family: Cyprinidae (Carps and minnows) Genus: Chagunius Species: C. chagunio

Synonyms Barbus beavani Günther, 1868 Barbus chagunio (Hamilton, 1822) Barbus spilopholus McClelland, 1839 Cyprinus chagunio Hamilton, 1822 Puntius chagunio (Hamilton, 1822) Rohita chagunio (Hamilton, 1822)

Common/local names English: Chaguni Bangladesh: Jarua (জারুয়া) and Utti (উত্তি) India: Pootee-keintah, Keintah-putthi, Jerruah, Chaguni, Utti, Jarua, Utta, Galehri and Musaina (Talwar and Jhingran, …read more