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Introducing Chaana gachua (Hamilton,1822)for keeping aquarium
Mahmoud Ramin , Mastooreh Doustdar, Feridoon Owfi
Iranian Fisheries Science Research Institute (IFSRI
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According to the results of research project titled as; Biodiversity of inlandwater fish species of Iran(2005-2010) some specimen of Chaana gachua obtainad from Jazmoorian river basin in Kerman province of Iran ,by using of electrofishing as the main method for sampling.Samples fixed in formalin and transferred to laboratory,then 24 morphometric and meristic factors,also 11 ratio of these two species were studied.Due to small size,bars and pigments,head shape ,long dorsal and anal fins and beautiful colours it is suitable to introduce as aquarium fish.
Keywords: Chaana gachua, Morphometric and meristic factors, Ornamental fish
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Type of Study: Research | Subject: Special
Received: 2017/09/10 | Accepted: 2018/01/9 | Published: 2018/01/9

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