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International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies

2015, Vol. 2, Issue 5, Part F

A New Locality Record of a Freshwater Fish Brachyamblyopus brachysoma Bleeker, 1854 (Family: Gobiidae) from Paschim Medinipur, West Bengal, India


Author(s): Bidisha Paul, Angsuman Chanda

Abstract: Present paper is mainly based on the field observation of the species Brachyamblyopus brachysoma Bleeker, 1854, the only Indian species which is very rare in West Bengal. Present observation is the first record from West Bengal. Authors observed a single specimen in the river Kapaleswari at Kundra (22.176̊ N, 87.668̊ E), Total length 17.5 cm. This is the highest recorded length of this species from India. Kundra is a village of Sabong Block under Paschim Medinipur District.

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How to cite this article:
Bidisha Paul, Angsuman Chanda. A New Locality Record of a Freshwater Fish Brachyamblyopus brachysoma Bleeker, 1854 (Family: Gobiidae) from Paschim Medinipur, West Bengal, India. Int J Fish Aquat Stud 2015;2(5):370-371.
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