Freshwater Fish​​


Common Name:
Gray Featherback,Razor fish
Scientific Name: 
Notopterus Notopterus (Pallas)

Common Name:
Indian longfin Eel
Scientific Name: 
Aguilla Bengalensis Bengalensis (Gray & Hardwicke)

Common Name:
Short-fin Eel
Scientific Name: 
Anguilla Bicolor Bicolor McClelland

Common Name:
Silver Carp
Scientific Name: 
Hypophthalmichthys Molitrix (Valenciennes)

Common Name:
Big Head
Scientific Name: 
Hypophthalmichthys Nobilis (Richardson)

Common Name:
Silver-Razor-Belly Minnow
Scientific Name: 
Salmostoma Acinaces (Valenciennes)

Common Name:
Boopis Razor-Belly Minnow
Scientific Name: 
Salmostoma Boopis (Day)

Common Name:
Black Razor-Belly Minnow
Scientific Name: 
Salmostoma Clupeoides (Bloch)

Common Name:
Hora Razor-Belly Minnow
Scientific Name: 
Salmostoma Horai (Silas)

Common Name:
Novacula Razor-Belly Minnow
Scientific Name: 
Salmostoma Novacula (Valenciennes)

Common Name:
Fine Scale Razor Belly Minnow
Scientific Name: 
Salmostoma Phulo Phulo (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Mahanadi razor-belly minnow
Scientific Name: 
Salmostoma Untrachi (Day)

Common Name:
Aspidoparia
Scientific Name: 
Aspidoparia Morar (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Malabar Baril
Scientific Name: 
Barilius Bakeri Day

Common Name:
Barred Baril
Scientific Name: 
Barilius Barila (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Barna Baril
Scientific Name: 
Barilius Barna (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Jerdon's baril
Scientific Name: 
Barilius Canarensis (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Hamilton's baril
Scientific Name: 
Barilius Bendelisis (Jerdon)

Common Name:
River-carp Baril
Scientific Name: 
Barilius Gatensis (Valenciennes)

Common Name:
Silver Hatchet chela
Scientific Name: 
Chela (Chela) Cachius (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Malabar Hatchet Chela
Scientific Name: 
Chela (Allochela) Fasciatus Silas

Common Name:
Flying barb
Scientific Name: 
Esomus Barbatus (Jerdon)

Common Name:
Flying barb
Scientific Name: 
Esomus Banricus (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Giant danio
Scientific Name: 
Danio Aequipinnatus (McClelland)

Common Name:
Davario danio
Scientific Name: 
Danio Devario (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Fraser danio
Scientific Name: 
Danio Fraseri Hora and Mukerji

Common Name:
Malabar Danio
Scientific Name: 
Danio Malabaricus (Jerdon)

Common Name:
Zebra Danio
Scientific Name: 
Brachydanio Rerio (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Scissor-tail rasbora
Scientific Name: 
Rasbora Caverii (Jerdon)

Common Name:
Black-line rasbora
Scientific Name: 
Rasbora Daniconius (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Slender rasbora
Scientific Name: 
Rasbora Labiosa (Mukerji)

Common Name:
Scissor-tail rasbora
Scientific Name: 
Rasbora Rasbora (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Attentive carplet
Scientific Name: 
Amblypharyngodon Melettina (Valenciennes)

Common Name:
Mola carplet
Scientific Name: 
Amblypharyngodon Mola (Hamilton-Buchanan)

Common Name:
Grass carp
Scientific Name: 
Ctenopharyngodon Idellus (Valenciennes)

Common Name:
Common carp
Scientific Name: 
Cyprinus Carpio Communis Linnaeus

Common Name:
Mirror carp
Scientific Name: 
Cyprinus Carpio Specularis Lacepede

Common Name:
Goldfish
Scientific Name: 
Carassius Auratus (Linnaeus)

Common Name:
Goldfish
Scientific Name: 
Carassius Carassius (Linnaeus)

Common Name:
Sandkhol carp
Scientific Name: 
Thynnichthys Sandkhol (Sykes)

Common Name:
Deccan mahseer
Scientific Name: 
Tor Khudree (Sykes)

Common Name:
High-backed mahseer, mussulah mahaseer
Scientific Name: 
Tor Mussulah (Sykes)

Common Name:
Blue mahseer
Scientific Name: 
Tor Neilli (Day)

Common Name:
Katli Mahseer, Chocolate Mahseer
Scientific Name: 
Neolissochilus Hexagonolepis (McClelland)

Common Name:
Katli mahseer
Scientific Name: 
Neolissochilus Wyanadensis (Day)

Common Name:
Malabar osteobrama
Scientific Name: 
Osteobrama Bakeri (Day)

Common Name:
Osteobrama
Scientific Name: 
Osteobrama Belangeri (Valenciennes)

Common Name:
Cunma osteobrama
Scientific Name: 
Osteobrama Cotio Cunma (Day)

Common Name:
Peninsular osteobrama
Scientific Name: 
Osteobrama Cotio Peninsularis Silas

Common Name:
Godavary osteobrama
Scientific Name: 
Osteobrama Dayi (Hora and Misra)

Common Name:
Nilgiri osteobrama
Scientific Name: 
Osteobrama Neilli (Day)

Common Name:
Bheema osteobrama
Scientific Name: 
Osteobrama Vigorsii (Sykes)

Common Name:
Vatani rohtee
Scientific Name: 
Rohtee Ogilbii Sykes

Common Name:
Cosuatis barb
Scientific Name: 
Oreichthys Cosuatis (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Scarlet-banded barb
Scientific Name: 
Puntius Amphibius (Valenciennes)

Common Name:
Long-fin barb
Scientific Name: 
Puntius Arulius Arulius (Jerdon)

Common Name:
Bovani Barb
Scientific Name: 
Puntius Bovanisus (Day)

Common Name:
Carnatic carp
Scientific Name: 
Puntius Carnaticus (Jerdon)

Common Name:
Cauvery barb
Scientific Name: 
Puntius Cauveriensis (Hora)

Common Name:
Swampy barb
Scientific Name: 
Puntius Chola (Hamilton-Buchanan)

Common Name:
Rosy barb
Scientific Name: 
Puntius Conchonius (Hamilton-Buchanan)

Common Name:
Kooli barb
Scientific Name: 
Puntius Coorgensis Jayaram

Common Name:
Cresentus carp
Scientific Name: 
Puntius Crescentus Yazdani and Singh

Common Name:
Denison Barb
Scientific Name: 
Puntius Denisonii (Day)

Common Name:
Long-snout barb
Scientific Name: 
Puntius Dorsalis (Jerdon)

Common Name:
Melon barb
Scientific Name: 
Puntius Fasciatus Fasciatus (Day)

Common Name:
Black-spot barb, indian tiger barb
Scientific Name: 
Puntius Filamentosus (Valenciennes)

Common Name:
Glass barb
Scientific Name: 
Puntius Guganio (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Wynaad barb
Scientific Name: 
Puntius Melanostigma (Day)

Common Name:
Narayan barb
Scientific Name: 
Puntius Narayani (Hora)

Common Name:
Parrah barb
Scientific Name: 
Puntius Parrah Day

Common Name:
Olive barb
Scientific Name: 
Puntius Pinnauratus Day

Common Name:
Puckelli barb
Scientific Name: 
Puntius Puckelli (Day)

Common Name:
Pulchellus
Scientific Name: 
Puntius Pulchellus (Day)

Common Name:
Khavli barb
Scientific Name: 
Puntius Sahyadriensis Silas

Common Name:
Olive barb
Scientific Name: 
Puntius Sarana Sarana (Hamilton-Buchanan)

Common Name:
Peninsular olive barb
Scientific Name: 
Puntius Sarana Subnasutus (Valenciennes)

Common Name:
Spot-fin swampy barb
Scientific Name: 
Puntius Sophore (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Ticto barb
Scientific Name: 
Puntius Ticto (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Kooli barb
Scientific Name: 
Puntius Vittatus Day

Common Name:
Curmuca barb
Scientific Name: 
Gonoproktopterus Curmuca (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Nilgiri carp
Scientific Name: 
Gonoproktopterus Dubius (Day)

Common Name:
Kolus
Scientific Name: 
Gonoproktopterus Kolus (Sykes)

Common Name:
Canara barb
Scientific Name: 
Gonoproktopterus Lithopidos (Day)

Common Name:
Korhi barb
Scientific Name: 
Gonoproktopterus Micropogon Micropogon (Valenciennes)

Common Name:
Korhi barb
Scientific Name: 
Gonoproktopterus Micropogon Periyarensis (Raj)

Common Name:
Red canarese barb
Scientific Name: 
Gonoproktopterus Thomassi (Day)

Common Name:
Chandakas barb
Scientific Name: 
Osteochilichthys Godavariensis Rao

Common Name:
Nash's barb
Scientific Name: 
Osteochilichthys Nashi (Day)

Common Name:
Konti barb
Scientific Name: 
Osteochilichthys Thomassi (Day)

Common Name:
Kantaka barb
Scientific Name: 
Kantaka Brevidorsalis (Day)

Common Name:
Cauvery carp
Scientific Name: 
Cirrhinus Cirrhosa (Bloch)

Common Name:
Deccan white carp
Scientific Name: 
Cirrhinus Fulungee (Sykes)

Common Name:
Mrigal
Scientific Name: 
Cirrhinus Mrigala (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Reba
Scientific Name: 
Cirrhinus Reba (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Catla
Scientific Name: 
Catla Catla (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Ariza
Scientific Name: 
Labeo Ariza (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Bata
Scientific Name: 
Labeo Bata (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Boga
Scientific Name: 
Labeo Boga (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Boggut
Scientific Name: 
Labeo Boggut (Sykes)

Common Name:
Calbasu
Scientific Name: 
Labeo Calbasu (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Malabar labeo
Scientific Name: 
Labeo Dussumieri (Valenciennes)

Common Name:
Fimbriatus
Scientific Name: 
Labeo Fimbriatus (Bloch)

Common Name:
Kuria lablo
Scientific Name: 
Labeo Gonius (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Deccan labeo
Scientific Name: 
Labeo Kawrus (Sykes)

Common Name:
Pig-mouth carp
Scientific Name: 
Labeo Kontius (Jerdon)

Common Name:
Karnataka labeo
Scientific Name: 
Labeo Nigrescense (Day)

Common Name:
Pangusia
Scientific Name: 
Labeo Pangusia (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Bombay labeo
Scientific Name: 
Labeo Porcellus (Heckel)

Common Name:
Potail
Scientific Name: 
Labeo Potail (Sykes)

Common Name:
Rohu
Scientific Name: 
Labeo Rohita (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Nukta
Scientific Name: 
Schismatorhynchus (Nukta) nukta (Sykes)

Common Name:
Gangetic latia
Scientific Name: 
Crossocheilus Latius Latius (Hamilton-Buchanan)

Common Name:
Tunga garra
Scientific Name: 
Garra Bicornuta Rao

Common Name:
Nilgiris garra
Scientific Name: 
Garra Gotyla Stenorhynchus (Jerdon)

Common Name:
Cardamon garra
Scientific Name: 
Garra Hughi Silas

Common Name:
Cauvery garra
Scientific Name: 
Garra McClellandi (Jerdon)

Common Name:
Mullya garra
Scientific Name: 
Garra Mullya (Sykes)

Common Name:
Deolali minnow
Scientific Name: 
Parapsilorhynchus Prateri Hora and Misra

Common Name:
Western ghat loach minnow
Scientific Name: 
Bhavania Australis (Jerdon)

Common Name:
Slender Stone loach
Scientific Name: 
Balitora Mysorensis Hora

Common Name:
Nemacheilus loach
Scientific Name: 
Acanthocobitis Moreh (Sykes)

Common Name:
Nemacheilus, Loach
Scientific Name: 
Nemacheilus Anguilla Annandale

Common Name:
Nemacheilus, loach
Scientific Name: 
Schistura Denisoni Denisoni (Day)

Common Name:
Nemacheilus, loach
Scientific Name: 
Schistura Denisoni Mukambbikaensis (Menon)

Common Name:
Nemacheilus, loach
Scientific Name: 
Schistura Kodaguensis (Menon)

Common Name:
Nemacheilus, loach
Scientific Name: 
Schistura Semiarmatus (Day)

Common Name:
Nemacheilus, loach
Scientific Name: 
Longischistura Bhimachari (Hora)

Common Name:
Nemacheilus, loach
Scientific Name: 
Mesonemacheilus Guentheri (Day)

Common Name:
Nemacheilus, loach
Scientific Name: 
Mesonemacheilus Petrubanarescui (Menon)

Common Name:
Nemacheilus, loach
Scientific Name: 
Mesonemacheilus Pulcheilus (Day)

Common Name:
Nemacheilus, loach
Scientific Name: 
Mesonemacheilus Triangularis (Day)

Common Name:
Nemacheilus, loach
Scientific Name: 
Nemachilichthys Rueppelli (Sykes)

Common Name:
Nemacheilus, loach
Scientific Name: 
Nemachilichthys Shimogenisis Rao

Common Name:
Nemacheilus, loach
Scientific Name: 
Oreonectes (Oreonectes) evazardi (Day)

Common Name:
Tiger loach
Scientific Name: 
Botia Striata Rao (Valenciennes)

Common Name:
Malabar loach
Scientific Name: 
Lepidocephalus Thermalis (Valenciennes)

Common Name:
Deccan rita
Scientific Name: 
Rita Gogra (Sykes)

Common Name:
Gogra rita
Scientific Name: 
Rita Pavimentata (Valenciennes)

Common Name:
Gangetic mystus
Scientific Name: 
Mystus Cavasius (Hamilton-Buchanan)

Common Name:
Long whiskered catfish
Scientific Name: 
Mystus Gulio (Hamilton-Buchanan)

Common Name:
Keletius mystus
Scientific Name: 
Mystus Keletius (Valencienns)

Common Name:
Krishna mystus
Scientific Name: 
Mystus Krishnensis Ramakrishnaiah

Common Name:
Jerdon's mystus
Scientific Name: 
Mystus Malabaricus (Jerdon)

Common Name:
Wynaad mystus
Scientific Name: 
Mystus Montanus (Jerdon)

Common Name:
Nilgiri mystus
Scientific Name: 
Mystus Montanus (Jerdon)

Common Name:
Striped dwarf catfish
Scientific Name: 
Mystus Vittatus (Bloch)

Common Name:
Long-whiskered catfish
Scientific Name: 
Aorichthys Aor (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Gaint river catfish
Scientific Name: 
Aorichthys Seenghala (Sykes)

Common Name:
Butterfish
Scientific Name: 
Ompok Bimaculatus (Bloch)

Common Name:
Goan catfish
Scientific Name: 
Ompok Malabaricus (Valenciennes)

Common Name:
Pabo catfish
Scientific Name: 
Ompok Pabo (Hamilton-Buchanan)

Common Name:
Freshwater shark
Scientific Name: 
Wallago Attu (Schneider)

Common Name:
Malabar silurus
Scientific Name: 
Silurus Wynaadensis Day

Common Name:
Gangetic Ailia
Scientific Name: 
Ailia Coila (Hamilton-Buchanan)

Common Name:
Indian potasi
Scientific Name: 
Pseudeutropius Atherinoides (Bloch)

Common Name:
Indian taakree
Scientific Name: 
Proeutropiichthys Taakree Taakree (Sykes)

Common Name:
Khavalchor
Scientific Name: 
Neotropius Khavalchor Kulkarni

Common Name:
Goongwaree vacha
Scientific Name: 
Eutropiichthys Goongwaree (Sykes)

Common Name:
Batchwa vacha
Scientific Name: 
Eutropiichthys Vacha (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
White catfish
Scientific Name: 
Silonia Childreni (Sykes)

Common Name:
Pangas
Scientific Name: 
Pangasius Pangasius (Hamilton-Buchanan)

Common Name:
Indian torrent catfish
Scientific Name: 
Amblyceps Mangois (Hamilton-Buchanan)

Common Name:
Goonch
Scientific Name: 
Bagarius Yarrelli Sykes

Common Name:
Deccan nangra
Scientific Name: 
Nangra Itchkeea (Sykes)

Common Name:
Glypto thorax
Scientific Name: 
Glyptothorax Lonah (Sykes)

Common Name:
Glypto thorax
Scientific Name: 
Glyptothorax Madraspatanum (Day)

Common Name:
Glypto thorax
Scientific Name: 
Glyptothorax Trewavasae Hora

Common Name:
Magur
Scientific Name: 
Clarias Batrachus (Linnaeus)

Common Name:
Valenciennes clarid
Scientific Name: 
Clarias Dussumieri Dussumieri Valenciennes

Common Name:
African catfish
Scientific Name: 
Clarias Gariepinus (Bloch)

Common Name:
Singhi
Scientific Name: 
Heteropneustes Fossilis (Bloch)

Common Name:
Corsula mullet
Scientific Name: 
Rhinomugil Corsula (Hamilton-Buchanan)

Common Name:
Estuarine ricefish
Scientific Name: 
Oryzias Melastigma (McClelland)

Common Name:
Thready top minnow, thready killfish
Scientific Name: 
Horaichthys Setnai Kulkarni

Common Name:
Spot-tail needlefish
Scientific Name: 
Strongylura Strongylura (Van Hasselt)

Common Name:
Freshwater garfish
Scientific Name: 
Xenontodon Cancila (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Congaturi hal
Scientific Name: 
Hyporhamphus Limbatus (Valenciennes)

Common Name:
Killfish
Scientific Name: 
Aplocheilus Lineatus (Valenciennes)

Common Name:
Mosquito fish
Scientific Name: 
Gambusia Affinis (Baird & Girard)

Common Name:
Mosquito fish
Scientific Name: 
Poecilia (Lebistes) reticulatus Schneider

Common Name:
Spiny bel
Scientific Name: 
Macrognathus Aral (Bloch & Schneider)

Common Name:
Spiny eel
Scientific Name: 
Macrognathus Pancalus Hamilton-Buchanan

Common Name:
Spiny eel
Scientific Name: 
Mastacembelus Armatus (Lacepede)

Common Name:
Elongate glass-perchlet
Scientific Name: 
Chanda Nama Hamilton-Buchanan

Common Name:
Glass fish
Scientific Name: 
Parambassis Ranga (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Western ghat glassy-perchlet
Scientific Name: 
Parambassis Thomassi (DAY)

Common Name:
Canara pearlspot
Scientific Name: 
Etroplus Canarensis Day

Common Name:
Orange chromid
Scientific Name: 
Etroplus Maculatus (Bloch)

Common Name:
Pearl-spot
Scientific Name: 
Etroplus Suratensis (Bloch)

Common Name:
Tilapia
Scientific Name: 
Oreochromis Mossambica (Peters)

Common Name:
Tank goby
Scientific Name: 
Glossogobius Giuris Giuris (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Gobius
Scientific Name: 
Stigmatogobius Sadanundio (Bloch)

Common Name:
Climbing perch
Scientific Name: 
Anabas Testudineus (Valenciennes)

Common Name:
Paradise fish
Scientific Name: 
Pseudosphromenus Cupanus (Schneider)

Common Name:
Dwarf gouramy
Scientific Name: 
Colisa Fasciatus

Common Name:
Gourami
Scientific Name: 
Osphrpnemus Goramy Lacepede

Common Name:
Murrei, giank snake-head
Scientific Name: 
Channa Marulius (Hamilton - Buchanan)

Common Name:
Asiatic Sanake-head
Scientific Name: 
Channa Orientalis (Schneider)

Common Name:
Spotted snake-head
Scientific Name: 
Channa Puncatatus (Bloch)

Common Name:
Stripped snake-head
Scientific Name: 
Channa Striatus (Bloch)