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Glyptothorax telchitta (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
Vindhya range of Mountains, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh and North Bengal.
Vindhya range of Mountains, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh and North Bengal. Pakistan, Bangladesh and Nepal.
Synonyms
Pimelodus telchitta  Hamilton, 1822
Glyptothorax telchitta telchitta  (Hamilton, 1822)
Glyptosternum telchitta  (Hamilton, 1822)
Local Name
Gooaeherah (Bengali)
Telliah (Hindi)
Type specimen
Glyptothorax telchitta (Hamilton, 1822) telchitta, Pimelodus Hamilton [F.] 1822:185, 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: UMMZ 244946. Ganges River drainage, India. Synonym: Glyptothorax telchitta (Hamilton, 1822), Pimelodus telchitta Hamilton, 1822, Glyptothorax telchitta telchitta (Hamilton, 1822), Glyptosternum telchitta (Hamilton, 1822).  More...
Biology
S.No. Diagnostic features Finformula Reference
1 D I 6-7; A ii 9-10; P I 7-9; Vi 5
2 D I 6-7; A ii 9-10; P I 7-9; Vi 5
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