Fish fauna of Tripura

Lipton, A P (1983) Fish fauna of Tripura. Matsya, 9-10 . pp. 110-118.



The ichthyofauna collected from the sub Himalayan region of Tripura from 1976 to 1981 reveals the presence of 93 species of fish belong to 26 families and 11 orders. Among these Rasbora elanga (Ham), Lobeo nandina (Ham), Lepidocephaius berdmorei (Ham), Somilepteus gongota (Ham), Glyptothorax cavia (Ham), Glyptothorax telchilta (Ham), Hara hara (Ham) and Apocryptes balo (C and V) have been recorded for the first time. Common names of many fishes and location of collection with, notes on new occurrences are given.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Fish fauna; Tripura
Subjects:Aquaculture > Tropical fish
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Biodiversity
ID Code:7600
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:22 Feb 2011 17:30
Last Modified:22 Feb 2011 17:30

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