Species Details

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Indian Trout Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Raiamas bola
Family : Cyprinidae
Order : Cypriniformes
Class : Actinopterygii
Phylum : Chordata
Habitat : Rivers,Streams
Description : Indian trout is an elongated bodied fish with a pointed snout.Body is silvery with 2-6 rows of bluish marks.Some spots are present in head as well.All the fins except dorsal are orange.Caudal fin is forked where lower lobe is slightly longer.
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:Hossain,Mostafa A.R.([email protected]),www.fishbase.se. more information please contact with us.