Pethia atra

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Pethia atra
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Genus: Pethia
Species: P. atra
Binomial name
Pethia atra
(Linthoingambi & Vishwanath, 2007)
  • Puntius ater Linthoingambi & Vishwanath, 2007

Pethia atra is a species of cyprinid fish native to India where it is found in sluggish streams in the Imphal Valley, Manipur.[1] This species can reach a length of 5.8 centimetres (2.3 in) SL.[2]


  1. ^ a b Singh, L. 2010. Pethia ater. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. <>. Downloaded on 3 May 2013.
  2. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2013). "Pethia atra" in FishBase. April 2013 version.