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Glyptothorax botius (Hamilton, 1822)

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Classification
Class: Actinopterygii Subclass: Neopterygii Order:  Siluriformes  Family:  Sisoridae    NCBI taxonomy FishBase    
Habitat Occurrence type IUCN Red List Status
Freshwater Native Least Concern (LC)
Distribution
Distribution in India Distribution elsewhere
Ganges River
Ganges River drainage.
Synonyms
Pimelodus botius  Hamilton, 1822
Type specimen
Glyptothorax botius (Hamilton, 1822) botius, Pimelodus Hamilton [F.] 1822:192, 378 [An account of the fishes found in the river Ganges; Hoogly River at Kalna, 23°13'30.0N, 88°22'39.0E, West Bengal, India. Neotype: ZRC 50223. Synonym: Glyptothorax botius (Hamilton, 1822), Pimelodus botius Hamilton, 1822.  More...
Biology
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