Category: Fishes | Resource

Walking catfish, Clarias batrachus (Linneaeus, 1758)

Walking catfish: Clarias batrachus

Walking catfish: Clarias batrachus

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Siluriformes (Catfishes) Superfamily: Siluroidea Family: Clariidae (Airbreathing catfishes) Genus: Clarias Species: C. batrachus

Synonyms Clarias assamensis Day, 1877 Clarias punctatus Valenciennes, 1840 Silurus batrachus Linneaeus, 1758

Common/local names English: Magur, Walking catfish and Philippine …read more

Category: Fry and Brood | Trade

Non-traditional fish seeds for aquaculture

যশোরের চাঁচড়া এলাকায় রাস্তার পাশে মাছের পোনা বিক্রয়ের দৃশ্য

Fish seed selling

Majority fishes cultured in Bangladesh are carps. These are major carps (Rohu, catla, mrigal and calbasu) and Chinese carps (silver carp, bighead carp, common carps and grass carp). Some other species are also cultured in Bangladesh, such as walking catfish, stinging catfish, sutchi catfish etc.

Chasra area of …read more