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Scientific Name Nangra nangra  (Hamilton, 1822)
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Type Locality Ganges River at Patna, India.
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Size 55mm or 2.2" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Ganges and Indus River drainages, south-central Asia: Pakistan, India, Nepal and Bangladesh.
Pakistan Waters, Indus (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Indian waters, North Eastern India Waters, Padma, Ganges (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Indian waters, Mizoram State waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Status Least Concern
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References An account of the fishes found in the river Ganges, pp193, 378, Pl. 11 (fig. 63).
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Last Update 2013 Feb 20 11:14 (species record created: 2012 Mar 12 21:31)