|Scientific Name:||Labeo nandina (Hamilton, 1822)|
Cyprinus nandina Hamilton, 1822
|Taxonomic Notes:||There are no taxonomic discrepancies associated to this species.|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Near Threatened ver 3.1|
|Reviewer(s):||Juffe Bignoli, D., Datta, N.C. & Rema Devi, K.R.|
This species is very rarely found in West Bengal and seems to be declining throughout its range. Hussain and Mazid (2002) have considered this species Critically Endangered in
Native:Bangladesh; India (Assam, West Bengal); Myanmar
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|Population:||Talwar and Jhingran (1991) have considered this species to be fairly common. Currently the species is rare and population is declining although exact rate needs to be confirmed. This species seems to be near extinction in |
|Current Population Trend:||Decreasing|
|Habitat and Ecology:|
Inhabits large rivers generally in higher reaches (Menon 2004). Attends 26 cm total length (Talwar and Jhingran 1991).
|Use and Trade:||
It is a minor fishery value species.
Hussain and Mazid (2002) have considered this species Critically Endangered in
No information available. Further research in population size, distribution and trends, harvest, use and livelihoods is needed.
|Citation:||Dahanukar, N. 2010. Labeo nandina. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T166455A6213375.Downloaded on 15 October 2018.|
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