Deccan white carp

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Deccan white carp
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Genus: Cirrhinus
Species: C. fulungee
Binomial name
Cirrhinus fulungee
(Sykes, 1839)

The Deccan white carp (Cirrhinus fulungee) is a species of freshwater cyprinid fish native to India. It is widely distributed across the Deccan plateau, in Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra.[1]

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ Dahanukar R (2013) Cirrhinus fulungee IUCN Red List