Species Details

@Hossain, Mostafa A. R. (www.fishbase.se)

Mola Carplet Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Amblypharyngodon mola
Family : Cyprinidae
Order : Cypriniformes
Class : Actinopterygii
Phylum : Chordata
Other Name : Pale Carplet
Habitat : Pond,Canal, Beel,Ditch,Slow moving stream,Paddy field
Description : Mola Carplet are fusiform fishes with a slightly arched upperside. They possess a conical head, large eyes and a forked tail. They are golden yellow on the upper side and has a silvery band running along the 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:Hossain, Mostafa A. R. ([email protected] ),www.fishbase.se. more information please contact with us.