Jerdon's baril

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Jerdon's baril
Barilius canarensis Achilles 149.jpg
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Genus: Barilius
Species: B. canarensis
Binomial name
Barilius canarensis
Jerdon, 1849[2]

Jerdon's baril (Barilius canarensis), is a fish in genus Barilius of the family Cyprinidae. It is found in southern Karnataka and northern Kerala.[3]


  1. ^ Dahanukar, N. (2011). "Barilius canarensis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2016.3. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 14 April 2017. 
  2. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2006). "Barilius canarensis" in FishBase. April 2006 version.
  3. ^ Knight, J.D.M., Rai, A., D’Souza, R.K.P. & Vijaykrishnan, B. (2015): Barilius ardens (Teleostei: Cyprinidae), a new species from the Western Ghats, India, with redescription of B. malabaricus and B. canarensis. Zootaxa, 3926 (3): 396–412.