|Scientific Name:||Nangra nangra|
|Species Authority:||(Hamilton, 1822)|
Gagata nangra Hamilton, 1822
Macrones nangra Hamilton, 1822
Nangra buchanani Day, 1877
Pimelodus nangra Hamilton, 1822
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Devi, R. & Boguskaya, N.|
|Reviewer(s):||Collen, B., Darwall, W., Ram, M. & Smith, K. (SRLI Freshwater Fish Evaluation Workshop)|
N. nangra has been assessed as Least Concern due to its wide distribution and lack of any known major widespread threats to the species.
|Range Description:||N. nangra occurs in Pakistan, India (in the Ganges and the Yamuna rivers), Bangladesh and Nepal.|
Native:Bangladesh; India; Nepal; Pakistan
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N. nangra is reported to be a rare species in Nepal.
Molur and Walker (1998) reported a 30% decline in N. nagra in ten years, however the data behind this is not known, and no information for the most recent ten year period are available.
|Habitat and Ecology:||N. nangra is a demersal species, which inhabits the upper reaches of rivers.|
|Major Threat(s):||Pollution and loss of habitat from anthropogenic factors are likely threats to this species.|
|Conservation Actions:||There are no conservation measures currently in place.|
|Citation:||Devi, R. & Boguskaya, N. 2009. Nangra nangra. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 02 August 2014.|
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