Garra periyarensis

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Garra periyarensis
PeriyarStoneSucker-RoughIllustration.PNG
Rough Illustration
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Subfamily: Labeoninae
Genus: Garra
Species: G. periyarensis
Binomial name
Garra periyarensis
Gopi, 2001[2]

Garra periyarensis is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Garra. It is found only in the upstream reaches of Periyar River, in Kerala, India.

Garra periyarensis a view from periyar river

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ali, A.; Raghavan, R. (2011). "Garra periyarensis". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species: 2011: e.T172499A6904220. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2011-1.RLTS.T172499A6904220.en. 
  2. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2006). "Garra periyarensis" in FishBase. April 2006 version.