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Salmostoma acinaces

Silver Razorbelly Minnow Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Salmostoma acinaces
Family : Cyprinidae
Order : Cypriniformes
Class : Actinopterygii
Phylum : Chordata
Habitat : Rivers,Ponds,Ditches,Canals,Beels
Description : Silver razorbelly minnow is a small fish with a upward directed mouth.They have large eyes.Body is silvery with a bright lateral band.Caudal fin is forked with a longer lower lobe.
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by: Shahtaj Islam Sakaal, Department of Zoology,Universityof Dhaka; Information sources: www.fishbase.in, Encyclopedia of flora and fauna of Bangladesh(volume 23).photo credit and copyright:Species Hunters International,Steve Wozniak([email protected]),www.fishbase.se. more information please contact with us.