Rita rita   (Hamilton,  1822) ()
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Actinopterygii

Size: 10-14mm

Synonym (s)
Arius cruciger Owen, 1853
Arius ritoides Valenciennes, 1840
Pimelodus rita Hamilton, 1822
Rita buchanani Bleeker, 1854
Rita crucigera (Owen, 1853)
Rita ritoides (Valenciennes, 1840)

Common Name (s)
• Hunna
Economic Importance and Threats



• Bihar, Dighwara INDIA (Record: 1952)

Literature Source(s)
  • Karamchandani, SJ (1957) On the Occurrence of Association of carp fry in the fry-collection nets and the destructive role played by predatory fish Indian Journal of Fisheries The Editorial Committee, India Journal of Fisheries for the Minister of Food and Agriculture Government of India 4(1) 46-61 Available at - NIO,Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Sarkar, UK; Kapoor, D; Paul, SK; Pathar, Ak; Basheer, VS; Deepak, PK; Srivastava, SM and Tyagi, LK (2007) Fish Biodiversity in the water bodies of samaspur bird sanctuary Uttar Pradesh: towards developing a freshwater aquatic sanctuary Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 104(1) 51-54 Available at - NIO, Goa

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