Stinging catfish, Heteropneustes fossilis (Bloch, 1794)

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Siluriformes (Catfishes) Superfamily: Siluroidea Family: Heteropneustidae (Saccobranchidae; Airsac catfishes) Genus: Heteropneustes Species: H. fossilis Common/local names English: Stinging catfish Bangladesh: Shing (শিং), Shinghi (শিংঘি) and Jiol (জিওল) India: Singee and Sheenee

Fisheries Teacher Profile: Syed Ariful Haque

Syed Ariful Haque Lecturer Department of Fisheries Bangamata Sheikh Fojilatunnesa Mujib Science & Technology University Melandah, Jamalpur, Bangladesh Contact Details Email: [email protected], [email protected] Mobile: +88-01725-405740 Web: https://bsfmstu.ac.bd Professional Experience: Position: Lecturer Department of Fisheries Technology, Sheikh Fajilatunnesa Mujib Fisheries College,