Dasyatis (Himantura) uarnak   (Forskal)  (Fish)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Elasmobranchii
Order:Rajiformes
Family:Dasyatidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Dasyatis (Himantura) uarnak Misra, 1969
Dasyatis uarnak Chu, 1931
Dasyatis uarnak Derniyagala, 1933
Dasyatis uarnak Fowler, 1928
Dasyatis uarnak Fowler, 1941
Dasyatis uarnak Herre, 1941
Dasyatis uarnak Misra, 1952
Dasyatis uarnak Misra, 1949
Dasyatis uarnak Misra & Menon, 1958
Dasyatis uarnak Smith, 1953
Dasybatus uarnak German, 1913
Dasybatus uarnak Sarangdhar, 1942
Dasybatus uarnak Suvatti, 1936
Himantura uarnak Munro, 1955
Raja uarnak Forskal, 1775
Trygon chindrakee Bleeker, 1853
Trygon ellioti Blyth, 1860
Trygon pareh Bleeker, 1852
Trygon pareh Hora, 1922
Trygon russellii Blyth, 1860
Trygon uarnak Annandale, 1909
Trygon uarnak Anonymous, 1955
Trygon uarnak Blyth, 1860
Trygon uarnak Day, 1865
Trygon uarnak Day, 1889
Trygon uarnak Day, 1878
Trygon uarnak De, 1910
Trygon uarnak Gunther, 1910
Trygon uarnak Gunther, 1870
Trygon uarnak Lloyd, 1907
Trygon uarnak Moses, 1922
Trygon uarnak Pearson, 1914
Trygon uarnak Peters, 1878
Trygon uarnak Sorley, 1933
Trygon uarnak Southwell, 1913
Trygon unarnacoides Bleeker, 1852
Trygon undulata Bleeker, 1852
Trygon undulatus Dumeril, 1865
Trygon var.iegatus Mcclelland, 1841
Trygonobatus russellii Gray, 1834

Common Name (s)
• Thirandi
• Shankar
• Honeycombed Stingray (English)
• Waghya Pakat (Marathi)
• Bhatya (Marathi)
• Belya (Marathi)
• Pulli Thirukkai (Tamil)
• Shinhalese (Tamil)
• Manal Thirukai (Tamil)
• Vali Maduva (Tamil)
• Sona Kah Tirike (Tamil)
• Ooriah (Tamil)
• Sankush (Tamil)
• Pulli Tiruke
• Puli Tenke
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine

Biogeography


• Orissa, Chilika Lake INDIA (Record: 1948-1950)

Literature Source(s)
  • (2002) MangroveIndia Available at - http://www.mangroveindia.org
  • Venkateswarlu, T and Rama Rao, KV (1986) Valid scientific names to Day's fish fauna of India Miscellaneous publication, occasional paper no 87 Records of the Zoological Survey of India ZSI p 48 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Talwar, PK and Kacker, RK (1984) Commercial sea fishes of India ZSI, Calcutta 997 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Suppa, M; Suebsin, S; Suri, V and Songsirikul, T (1997) Checklist of fishes in Thailand Office of Environmental Policy and Planning 1-353 Available at - CMFRI, 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

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