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

Often captured on lines, this exotic species was introduced in 1942 and reintroduced in 1982. Breeding has not been recorded in Sri Lanka. Also Ref. 1739, 41236, 43638.

States/Provinces
States/Provinces Complete? No
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 Welcomme, Robin L.
Modified by Casal, Christine Marie V.
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