Hara nareshi

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Siluriformes 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Superclassis/Classis: Actinopterygii
Classis/Subclassis: Actinopteri
Subclassis/Infraclassis: Neopterygii
Infraclassis: Teleostei
Megacohors: Osteoglossocephalai
Supercohors: Clupeocephala
Cohors: Otomorpha
Subcohors: Ostariophysi
Sectio: Otophysa
Ordo: Siluriformes

Familia: Sisoridae
Genus: Hara
Species: Hara nareshi

NameEdit

Hara nareshi Mahapatra & Kar, 2015

  • Holotype: ZSI FF/3966.
  • Paratypes: ZSI FF/3967 (4).

Type locality: Katakhal and Barak River, Hailakandi District, Assam, India.

Etymology: The species is named after ichthyologist Dr. Naresh Chandra Datta, former Professor and head of the Department of Zoology, University of Calcutta.

SynonymsEdit

Vernacular namesEdit

हिन्दी: Kauwa Maach

ReferencesEdit

  • Mahapatra, B. K. & Kar, S., 2015: Hara nareshi a new species of catfish (Pisces: Erethistidae) from the Barak River system of Assam, India. Records of the zoological Survey of India 115: 31–35.