Fish Biodiversity of Khanwari Pond of District Kaushambi (U. P.), India

Prakash S Verma AK      

Abstract

An initial survey was under taken to study the occurrence and diversity of fishes in naturally occurring perennial pond of Khanwari village of Kaushambi district of Uttar Pradesh. The survey was conducted during all the 12 months of year 2015.  A total of 27 species of fishes belonging to 19 genera, 15 families and 8 orders were identified as a preliminary survey and observation.  This was the first ever systematic survey on the fish diversity of this pond. Order Siluriformes was found most dominant represented by 10 species, followed by Cypriniformes with 6 species.


MS Received Date:   2017-01-04  MS Accepted Date:  2017-01-20  MS Published Date:  2017-01-22
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Prakash S, Verma AK. "Fish Biodiversity of Khanwari Pond of District Kaushambi (U. P.), India" Journal of Zoology Studies 4.1 (2017): 37-40.
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