Species Details

@Rahman, A. K. A. (www.fishbase.se)

Gangetic Scissortail Rasbora Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Rasbora rasbora
Family : Cyprinidae
Order : Cypriniformes
Class : Actinopterygii
Phylum : Chordata
Habitat : Ditch,Pond,Canal,Haor,Stream,River
Description : Gangetic Scissortail Rasbora are small, fusiform fishes with a conical head and a forked tail. They are brownish green above and silvery below. A bluish line runs through the middle of their body.
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:Rahman, A. K. A,www.fishbase.se. more information please contact with us.