Species Details

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Gangetic Latia Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Crossocheilus latius
Family : Cyprinidae
Order : Cypriniformes
Class : Actinopterygii
Phylum : Chordata
Other Name : Hill-stream Carp
Habitat : Streams,Rivers
Description : Gangetic Latia are elongated fishes with a dorsally flat head. They look greyish above and silvery below. The upper fin and tail are yellowish grey.
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by: Zarin Tasnim, Department of Zoology,Universityof Dhaka; Information sources: www.fishbase.in, Encyclopedia of flora and fauna of Bangladesh(volume 23).photo credit and copyright:Abbasi, Keyvan ([email protected] ),www.fishbase.se. more information please contact with us.