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Glyptothorax cavia (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
North Bengal, Yamuna river and Suddya (Northern Assam).
North Bengal, Yamuna river and Suddya (Northern Assam). Pakistan, Nepal, Bangladesh, Myanmar and China.
Synonyms
Pimelodus cavia  Hamilton, 1822
Bagarius cavia  (Hamilton, 1822)
Glyptosternum cavia  (Hamilton, 1822)
Euglyptosternum lineatum  Day, 1877
Glyptothorax lineatus  (Day, 1877)
Local Name
Kanya tenggara (Hindi)
Type specimen
Glyptothorax cavia (Hamilton, 1822) cavia, Pimelodus Hamilton [F.] 1822:188, 378 [An account of the fishes found in the river Ganges; Rivers of northern Bengal. No types known. Synonym: Glyptothorax cavia (Hamilton, 1822), Pimelodus cavia Hamilton, 1822, Bagarius cavia (Hamilton, 1822), Glyptosternum cavia (Hamilton, 1822), Euglyptosternum lineatum Day, 1877, Glyptothorax lineatus (Day, 1877).  More...
Biology
S.No. Diagnostic features Finformula Reference
1 D I 6: A ii 9-10; P I 9; Vi 5
2 D I 6: A ii 9-10; P I 9; Vi 5
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