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  • Silonia silondia
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Scientific Name Silonia silondia  (Hamilton, 1822)
Common Name
Type Locality Gangetic estuaries, India.
Synonym(s) Pimelodus silondia, Silundia gangetica
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Size 1600mm or 63" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Asia: Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, Nepal and probably Myanmar.
Indian waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Bangladesh Waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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Nepal Waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Status Least Concern
Temperature 23.0-26.0°C or 73.4-78.8°F (Show species within this range)
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference An account of the fishes found in the river Ganges, pp 160, 375, Pl. 7 (fig 50).
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Last Update 2019 Sep 29 02:41 (species record created: 2003 Aug 28 00:00)