Barbodes cataractae

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Barbodes cataractae
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Genus: Barbodes
Species: B. cataractae
Binomial name
Barbodes cataractae
(Fowler, 1934)
  • Barbus cataractae Fowler, 1934
  • Puntius cataractae (Fowler, 1934)

Barbodes cataractae[2] is a species of cyprinid endemic to the Philippines where it is known from the Cascade River and the brackish waters of Murcielagos Bay in Mindanao. This species is commercially important.[3]


  1. ^ World Conservation Monitoring Centre 1996. Puntius cataractae. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. < Archived June 27, 2014, at the Wayback Machine.>. Downloaded on 26 November 2013.
  2. ^ Kottelat, M. (2013): The Fishes of the Inland Waters of Southeast Asia: A Catalogue and Core Bibliography of the Fishes Known to Occur in Freshwaters, Mangroves and Estuaries. Archived December 2, 2013, at the Wayback Machine. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, 2013, Supplement No. 27: 1–663.
  3. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2013). "Puntius cataractae" in FishBase. October 2013 version.