Species Details

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Bata Labeo Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Labeo bata
Family : Cyprinidae
Order : Cypriniformes
Class : Actinopterygii
Phylum : Chordata
Habitat : Ponds, Rivers,Estuaries
Description : Bata labeo is an elongated bodied fish with slightly fringed lower lip.Body is golden-yellow above but silvery below.An irregular black blotch on the anterior part of lateral line and a faint blotch on the posterior part of the body are present.Pelvic and anal fins have orange red tips while others have black dots.
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:Rahman,A.K.A,www.fishbase.se. more information please contact with us.