Species Details

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Bangana dero

Kalabans Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Bangana dero
Family : Cyprinidae
Order : Cypriniformes
Class : Actinopterygii
Phylum : Chordata
Habitat : Hill Streams,Rivers
Description : Kalabans is an elongated and slender bodied fish with a pair of barbels.They have a prominent snout and thick lips.Body seems bluish or brownish black on back,bluish silvery on sides and silvery below.Fins are blackish.Caudal fin is forked and has a large spot.
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by: Shahtaj Islam Sakaal, Department of Zoology,Universityof Dhaka; Information sources: www.en.bdfish.org,Encyclopedia of flora and fauna of Bangladesh(volume 23).photo credit and copyright:Biswas,Benoy Krishna([email protected]),www.fishbase.se. more information please contact with us.