Ctenopharyngodon idella in Sri Lanka
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Main Ref.
Also Ref.
Occurrence not established
Importance commercial Ref.
Aquaculture commercial Ref.
Regulations Ref.
Freshwater Yes
Brackish No
Saltwater No
Live export
Bait No
Gamefish No
Abundance common (usually seen) Ref. Pethiyagoda, R., 1991
Comments

Collected from Victoria Reservoir. The Ginigathena fisheries station has distributed fry throughout the upper Mahaweli basin. Exotic species stocked by the fisheries authorities. Natural breeding has not been known yet. Established in aquaculture through assisted/artificial reproduction. Has not established in the wild (Ref. 1739).

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National Checklist
Country information https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/resources/the-world-factbook/geos/ce.html
(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Torres, Armi G.
Modified by Casal, Christine Marie V.
Checked by Casal, Christine Marie V.
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