Subscribe

Subscribe to our Newsletter and get informed about new publication regulary and special discounts for subscribers!

ILNS > Volume 26 > Fish Fauna of Kurikotta Bridge Bennithora River,...
< Back to Volume

Fish Fauna of Kurikotta Bridge Bennithora River, Gulbarga District of Karnataka, India

Full Text PDF

Abstract:

The present study deals with the fish fauna of Kurikotta Bridge Bennithora River, Gulbarga district of Karnataka. The study was undertaken for a period of one year and monthly collections were made from April-2013 to March-2014, in four sites. The result of present study reveals the occurrence of seventeen (17) fish species belonging to five orders. The order Cypriniformes was dominant with nine (9) followed by order Siluriformes (4) Channiformes (2), Mastacembelidae and Osteoglossiformes each with one species.

Info:

Periodical:
International Letters of Natural Sciences (Volume 26)
Pages:
47-50
Citation:
K. Ravikiran et al., "Fish Fauna of Kurikotta Bridge Bennithora River, Gulbarga District of Karnataka, India", International Letters of Natural Sciences, Vol. 26, pp. 47-50, 2014
Online since:
Sep 2014
Export:
Distribution:
References:

Bhat A., Environmental Biology of Fishes 68 (2003) 25-38.

Day F. (1958). The fishes of India, being a natural history of the fishes known to inhabit the seas and freshwater of India, Burma and Ceylon, text and atlas, London, William Dawson and sons ltd., pp.195-198.

Day F. (1967). The fishes of India, Vol. 1 and 2 Jagamander agencies, New Delhi.

Day F. (1889). The fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma, fishes: 1: 548 and 2: 509. London, Taylor and Francis.

Jayram K.C. (1981). The freshwater fishes of India. ZSI, 1-438.

Jayram K.C. (1999). The freshwater fishes of the Indian region. Narendra publishing house. Delhi-551.

Mittermeier R.A., C.G. Mittermeier (1997). Mega diversity: earth's biologically wealthiest nation. In: Mcallister, D.E., A.L. Hamilton and B. Harvery (Eds. ). Global freshwater biodiversity, sea wind, cervix, Mexico cilg, 11: 1-140.

Nelson (1976). Fishes of the world. 3rd edn. john Wiley and sons, New York, p.416.

Talwar P.K., Jhingran A. (1991). Inland fishes of India and adjacent countries. Oxford and IBH publishing co. New Delhi. 1 and 2: 115-116.

Vijaylaxmi C. (2010). A study of the diversity and ecology of freshwater fishes of four river systems of Gulbarga district, Karnataka. Ph.D. Thesis, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga. ( Received 20 September 2014; accepted 29 September 2014 ).

Show More Hide