Puntius terio (Hamilton, 1822)
Onespot barb
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Family:  Cyprinidae (Minnows or carps), subfamily: Barbinae
Max. size:  10 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; pH range: 7 - 8; dH range: 15 - 30
Distribution:  Asia: Pakistan, India, Bangladesh (Ref. 4832) and Myanmar (Ref. 41236).
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Found in rivers, canals, ponds, ditches and inundated fields (Ref. 1479). Occurs in standing waters over silt and mud (Ref. 41236).
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 18 March 2010 Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:   
 

Entered by: Binohlan, Crispina B. - 10.08.94
Modified by: Reyes, Rodolfo B. - 27.01.14
Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 27.12.02

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