Taxon profile


Cauvery Garra
Garra mcclellandi Jerdon, 1849

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Cypriniformes »  family Cyprinidae - minnows and carps »  genus Garra - garras

Scientific synonyms

Discognathus elegans Annandale, 1919
Garra jerdoni Day, 1867
Discognathus jerdoni (Day, 1867)
Garra mccleandi (Jerdon, 1849)
Gonorhynchus mclellandi Jerdon, 1849
Garra platycephala Narayan Rao, 1920
Discognathus platycephala (Narayan Rao, 1920)

Least Concern

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [24476]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2002): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 3. Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii), kostnatí (Neopterygii) – máloústí (Gonorynchiformes), máloostní (Cypriniformes), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 120 pp. [as Garra mcclellandi Jerdon, 1849]
Data retrieved on: 9 June 2013

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