Species Details

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Barilius shacra

Shacra Baril Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Barilius shacra
Family : Cyprinidae
Order : Cypriniformes
Class : Actinopterygii
Phylum : Chordata
Habitat : Hilly streams
Description : Shacra Baril are elongated fishes. Their upper body is brownish green while the rest is a mix of silvery and pinkish hue. The whole body has numerous vertical bars.
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:Jha, Bibhuti Ranjan ([email protected]).www.fishbase.de. more information please contact with us.