Ecosystem Reference
Ecosystem Irrawaddy
Type River (basin)
Salinity freshwater
Other Names Irawadi (Ref. 6318); Ayeyarwaddy
Location
Central Myanmar (Burma) 24° N 15° N - 94° E 97° E
Location Map
Size Ref
River Length 2150 km Area Drainage Area 396000
Depth
Average Depth Max Depth Ref
Temperature
Surface
100 Meters Depth
Description Formed by the confluence of Mali and Nmai rivers in Upper Myanmar, flows through central Myanmar into the Bay of Bengal through several mouths near Rangoon (Ref. 6318).
Comments on faunal list
URL 1
URL 2
Ecosystem Checklist Link
Total
FishBase Literature
Species Families Species Families Reference
153 23 79 34 30553
Sa-a, Pascualita on 11.25.93
Modified by Casal, Christine Marie V. on 07.18.19
Comments & Corrections
Sign our Guest Book
Back to Search
cfm script by eagbayani, 23.12.02 ,  php script by cgarilao, 15/10/08 ,  last modified by sortiz, 06.27.17