Gibelion catla in Nepal
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Main Ref.
Also Ref.
Occurrence native
Importance commercial Ref. Shrestha, J., 1994
Aquaculture commercial Ref. Shrestha, J., 1994
Regulations Ref.
Freshwater Yes
Brackish No
Saltwater No
Live export
Bait No
Gamefish Yes
Abundance common (usually seen) Ref. Shrestha, T.K., 2008

Indigenous of the Terai zone at altitudes of 76-450 m.; sells at 65-70 Rs/kg at the Kathmandu market according to figures obtained for March 1992. Status needs confirmation as this species was reported as introduced in the country (Ref. 85009). Also Ref. 4832, 41236, 43638.

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(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Agustin, Liza Q.
Modified by Torres, Armi G.
Checked by Torres, Armi G.
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