Species Details

@Murdy, Edward O. (www.fishbase.se)

Parapocryptes batoides

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Scientific Name : Parapocryptes batoides
Family : Gobiidae
Order : Gobiiformes
Class : Actinopterygii
Phylum : Chordata
Other Name : Gobi, Mudskipper
Habitat : Streams,estuaries,langoons,brackish water
Description : The body of Mudskipper fish is very elongated with sub-cylindrical anterior and compressed posterior.Body color shows greenish grey above and whitish below.Both dorsal fins are of equal height along with lanceolate caudal fin.
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by: Hajbun Tasnim Preety, Department of Zoology,Universityof Dhaka; Information sources: www.fishbase.in, Encyclopedia of flora and fauna of Bangladesh(volume 23).photo credit and copyright:Murdy, Edward O,www.fishbase.se. more information please contact with us.