Neolissochilus hexaonolepis   (McClelland,  1839) (Fish)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Cypriniformes
Family:Cyprinidae

Description
Size: 120 cm

Weight: 11.0 kg


Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
• Copper mahseer (English)
• Katli (English)
• Boka (English)
• Chocolate mahseer (English)
• Bokar (English)
• Pakiranga (Asamese)
• Boka (Asamese)
• Katli (Asamese)
• Bokar (Asamese)
• Boolooah (Asamese)
• Bhorkhol (Bengali)
• Bulak (Bengali)
• Karampi (Malayalam)
Economic Importance and Threats
Importance:  Commercial
(Fisheries; Aquaculture; gamefish)

Ecology
Habitat:  Bentho Pelagic

Biogeography


• Karnataka INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Dr. Prajapati, RC. (2010) Biodiversity of Karnataka Government of Karnataka Available at - www.indiaenvironmentportal.org.in
  • Froese, R and Pauly, D (2000) Fishbase 2000: Concepts, design and data sources ICLARM 344 pp Available at - http://www.fishbase.org
  • Encyclopedia of Life Available at - http://www.eol.org/

Page last updated on:2010-12-30

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