Freshwater Fish Species in Godavari River [Central India]

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Fish Species in Godavari

Rises in Maharashtra, India and empties through several mouths into the Bay of Bengal


[No. of Species listed in Fishbase.org=69]
Species Family Habitat Length (cm) Trophic level Status
Amblypharyngodon mola Cyprinidae benthopelagic 20 TL 3.0 native
Barbodes sarana Cyprinidae benthopelagic 42 TL 3.4 native
Barilius bendelisis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 23 TL 3.0 native
Catla catla Cyprinidae benthopelagic 180 TL 2.8 native
Chanda nama Ambassidae benthopelagic 11 TL 3.1 native
Channa marulius Channidae benthopelagic 183 TL 3.0 native
Channa striata Channidae benthopelagic 122 TL 3.7 native
Cirrhinus cirrhosus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 122 TL 2.4 native
Cirrhinus macrops Cyprinidae benthopelagic 38 TL 2.8 endemic
Clarias dussumieri Clariidae benthopelagic 25 TL 3.2 native
Cyprinus carpio carpio Cyprinidae benthopelagic 147 TL 3.0 introduced
Danio aequipinnatus Cyprinidae pelagic 15 TL 3.2 native
Devario devario Cyprinidae benthopelagic 10 TL 3.3 native
Devario fraseri Cyprinidae benthopelagic 10 TL 3.3 native
Esomus danricus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 13 TL 3.0 native
Esomus thermoicos Cyprinidae benthopelagic 12 TL 3.3 native
Garra gotyla stenorhynchus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 15 TL 2.7 native
Garra mullya Cyprinidae benthopelagic 17 TL 2.6 native
Glossogobius giuris Gobiidae demersal 61 TL 4.3 native
Glyptothorax lonah Sisoridae benthopelagic 15 TL 3.1 native
Gudusia chapra Clupeidae pelagic 20 TL 3.4 native
Heteropneustes fossilis Heteropneustidae demersal 30 TL 3.9 native
Hypselobarbus curmuca Cyprinidae benthopelagic 120 TL 2.6 native
Hypselobarbus kolus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 30 TL 3.0 native
Indoreonectes evezardi Balitoridae demersal 5 TL 2.6 native
Labeo ariza Cyprinidae benthopelagic 37 TL 2.5 native
Labeo bata Cyprinidae benthopelagic 61 TL 2.7 native
Labeo boga Cyprinidae benthopelagic 30 TL 2.7 native
Labeo calbasu Cyprinidae demersal 90 TL 2.0 native
Labeo fimbriatus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 91 TL 2.5 native
Labeo porcellus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 35 TL 2.8 native
Labeo potail Cyprinidae benthopelagic 30 TL 2.7 native
Labeo rohita Cyprinidae benthopelagic 200 TL 2.0 native
Mastacembelus armatus Mastacembelidae demersal 68 TL 2.8 native
Mystus cavasius Bagridae demersal 49 TL 3.7 native
Notopterus notopterus Notopteridae demersal 74 TL 3.5 native
Ompok bimaculatus Siluridae demersal 55 TL 3.9 native
Oreochromis mossambicus Cichlidae benthopelagic 48 TL 2.0 native
Osteobrama belangeri Cyprinidae benthopelagic 38 TL 2.8 native
Osteobrama cotio cunma Cyprinidae benthopelagic 15 TL 3.0 native
Osteobrama cotio peninsularis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 20 TL 3.0 native
Osteobrama dayi Cyprinidae benthopelagic 30 TL 3.0 native
Osteobrama vigorsii Cyprinidae benthopelagic 23 TL 3.0 native
Osteochilus godavariensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 15 TL 2.0 native
Osteochilus nashii Cyprinidae benthopelagic 18 TL 2.0 native
Parambassis ranga Ambassidae demersal 8 TL 3.3 native
Parapsilorhynchus prateri Cyprinidae benthopelagic 24 TL 3.0 native
Parluciosoma labiosa Cyprinidae benthopelagic 11 TL 3.0 native
Proeutropiichthys taakree taakree Schilbeidae demersal 49 TL 3.2 native
Pseudogobius javanicus Gobiidae benthopelagic 8 TL 4.5 native
Puntius chola Cyprinidae benthopelagic 15 TL 3.0 native
Puntius dorsalis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 25 TL 2.0 native
Puntius sophore Cyprinidae benthopelagic 13 TL 3.0 native
Puntius ticto Cyprinidae benthopelagic 10 TL 2.5 native
Rasbora daniconius Cyprinidae benthopelagic 15 TL 3.4 native
Rita gogra Bagridae demersal 26 TL 3.1 native
Rita kuturnee Bagridae demersal 30 TL 3.6 native
Rohtee ogilbii Cyprinidae benthopelagic 15 TL 3.0 native
Salmostoma balookee Cyprinidae benthopelagic 15 TL 3.0 native
Salmostoma novacula Cyprinidae benthopelagic 13 TL 3.0 native
Salmostoma phulo Cyprinidae benthopelagic 12 TL 3.0 native
Silonia childreni Schilbeidae demersal 48 TL 4.5 native
Sperata aor Bagridae demersal 180 TL 3.8 native
Sperata seenghala Bagridae demersal 150 TL 3.4 native
Tenualosa ilisha Clupeidae pelagic 74 TL 2.0 native
Thynnichthys sandkhol Cyprinidae benthopelagic 46 TL 3.0 native
Tor khudree Cyprinidae benthopelagic 50 TL 3.1 native
Tor mussullah Cyprinidae benthopelagic 150 TL 3.0 native
Wallago attu Siluridae demersal 240 TL 4.5 native
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