Occurrence of Corica soborna Hamilton, 1822 (Clupeiformes: Clupeidae) in the Godavari basin, India

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Kante Krishna Prasad
https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4583-7093
Mohammad Younus
https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3998-2262
Chelmala Srinivasulu
http://orcid.org/0000-0003-4331-8580

Abstract

We record for the first time, Corica soborna Hamilton, 1822 from Godavari River, based on a single specimen collected from stream near Talai Village, Kumaram Bheem Asifabad District of Telengana State.  In addition to a detailed description of its morphological characters, we also provide details on distribution, habitat and threats to the species.

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Prasad, K.K. , Younus, M. and Srinivasulu, C. 2020. Occurrence of Corica soborna Hamilton, 1822 (Clupeiformes: Clupeidae) in the Godavari basin, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 12, 17 (Dec. 2020), 17361–17365. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.5983.12.17.17361-17365.
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