Rasbora daniconius   (Hamilton,  1822) (Fish)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Cypriniformes
Family:Cyprinidae

Description
Size: Max length : 15.0 cm TL male/unsexed; common length : 8.0 cm TL male/unsexed


Synonym (s)
Cyprinus daniconius Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822
Cyprinus anjana Hamilton, 1822
Leuciscus anjana (Hamilton, 1822)
Leuciscus dandia Valenciennes, 1844
Leuciscus dandria Valenciennes, 1844
(misspelling)
Leuciscus daniconius (Hamilton, 1822)
Leuciscus flavus Jerdon, 1849
Leuciscus lateralis McClelland, 1839
Leuciscus malabaricus Jerdon, 1849
Opsarius anjana (Hamilton, 1822)
Opsarius daniconius (Hamilton, 1822)
Parluciosoma daniconius (Hamilton, 1822)
Rasbora daniconius daniconius (Hamilton, 1822)
Rasbora daviconius (Hamilton, 1822)
(misspelling)
Rasbora kobonensis Chaudhuri, 1913
Rasbora malabarica (Jerdon, 1849)
Rasbora neilgherriensis Day, 1867
Rasbora palustris Smith, 1945
Rasbora rasbora kobonensis Chaudhuri, 1913
Rasbora woolaree Day, 1867
Rasbora zanzibarensis G√ľnther, 1867

Common Name (s)
• Common Rasbora (English)
• Kiri Dandiya (Sinhala)
• Kehel Dandiya (Sinhala)
• Kudu Massa (Sinhala)
• Kannanjon
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andaman Islands (Lat: 12.5) (Long: 92.75) INDIA
• Orissa, Chilika Lake INDIA (Record: 1948-1950)
• West Bengal, Bangaon, Ichhamati River INDIA
• Kerala, Periyar INDIA (Record: 2001-2003)

Literature Source(s)
  • Srivastava, GK (1988) Fauna of India: Dermaptera (super family: Pygidicranoidea) ZSI, Kolkatta (Part 1) 268 pp Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Deraniyagala, PEP (1952) A Colored Atlas of some vertebrates from Ceylon Ceylon National Museum Publication 1 1-149 Available at - NIO, RC Kochi
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Jones, S and Sujansingani, KH (1954) Fish and fisheries of the Chilka Lake with statistics of fish catches for the years 1948-1950 Indian Journal of Fisheries Indian Journal of Fisheries for the Indian Council of Agricultural Research 1 (1-2) 256-344 Available at - http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/1634/2/Article_15.pdf
  • Das, SR and Nandi, NC (2004) Oxbow lake environment and management of Ichhamati river basin, West Bengal Journal of Environment and Sociobiology Social Environmental and Biological Association, Kolkata, India 1(1&2) 81-90 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Kurup, BM; Kumar, TGM and Radhakrishnan, KV (2006) Fish and fisheries of Periyar Lake, Kerala Indian Journal of Fisheries Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Kochi, India 53(2) 153-166 Available at - http://epubs.icar.org.in/ejournal/index.php/IJF/article/download/6966/2691
  • Froese, R and Pauly, D (2000) Fishbase 2000: Concepts, design and data sources ICLARM 344 pp Available at - http://www.fishbase.org

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