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Labeo pangusia

Pangusia Labeo Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Labeo pangusia
Family : Cyprinidae
Order : Cypriniformes
Class : Actinopterygii
Phylum : Chordata
Habitat : Rivers,Lakes,Streams
Description : Pangusia labeo is an elongated bodied fish with 1 pairs of barbels.Lips are thick while snout is projecting beyond mouth and is filled with pores.Body color depends on its habitat.In rivers,it is brownish above and yellowish and white on sides and below while in hill streams,it is dark or blackish above and yellowish below.Scales can be dotted.Dorsal and caudal fins are grey while pectoral and anal are transparent,often stained with red.Caudal fin is forked.
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:Åhlander,Erik([email protected]),www.fishbase.se. more information please contact with us.