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Fish Diversity of River Pachin, Eastern Himalaya

Author Affiliations

  • 1Department of Zoology, D.N. Government College, Itanagar, Arunachalpradesh, India-791113

Int. Res. J. Biological Sci., Volume 5, Issue (7), Pages 20-25, July,10 (2016)


A survey of fish diversity of river Pachin of Arunachal Pradesh was done from July2014 to June 2015.45 numbers of species belonging to 34 genera and 14 family were recorded. Cyprinidae family was represented by maximum number of species followed by Balitoridae. Endangered fish like Tor putitora was abundant where as Amblyceps arunachalensis was rare during the catch.


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