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What

Mudskippers Subfamily Oxudercinae

Observer

subhojit

Date

March 2, 2014

Description

Adapted among fishes for terrestrial activity, they breathe by holding water in their mouth and gill chamber, replacing with fresh water when it becomes deoxygenated. By staying damp, the fish can also breathe through its skin.They are completely amphibious fish.Mudskippers have their eyes on the top of their heads and their excellent eyesight allows them to spot prey and predators from afar.

vijaybarve Project curator ID

Subfamily Oxudercinae

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Observer

rijuche89

Date

October 23, 2012 10:50 AM IST

Place

Malandighi (Google, OSM)

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What

Labeo bata

Observer

bkbiswas

Date

December 27, 2011

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Observer

bkbiswas

Date

December 22, 2011

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Observer

bkbiswas

Date

July 25, 2011

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Observer

bkbiswas

Date

July 25, 2011

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Observer

bkbiswas

Date

July 22, 2011

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What

Koi (Anabas testudineus) Anabas testudineus

Observer

bkbiswas

Date

October 18, 2012

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Observer

bkbiswas

Date

July 27, 2012

Description

The catfish (Order: Siluriformes; Family: Siluridae) was caught from an ox-bow lake(natural wetland) and photographed on the spot.

Ray-finned Fishes

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What

fish Class Actinopterygii

Observer

chiefredearth

Date

November 19, 2013 04:50 PM IST

Description

At Sree Padbhanabha Swamy Temple lake, Thiruvananthapuram.

Ray-finned Fishes

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What

Fish Class Actinopterygii

Observer

chiefredearth

Date

May 23, 2013

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Observer

shailendra

Date

March 21, 2012

Description

The Black-line Rasbora (Rasbora daniconius) is a benthopelagic and potamodromous species. It occurs in a variety of habitats: ditches, ponds, canals, streams, rivers and inundated fields, but is primarily found in sandy streams and rivers. It is also found in brackish waters. It sometimes forms large schools. It is found in the rivers of Maharashtra and Karnataka in India. The body is oblong and compressed. The greatest width of the head equals its post-orbital length. It is about 400 mm in size.
In adult stage the black line in his lateral body are feint and the silver color in his body have light pinkish in color.

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Place to Share photos of Indian Fishes on iNaturalist. This project is part of DiversityIndia [http://diversityindia.org/]

7943-mini vijaybarve created this project on July 15, 2012
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