Indigenous Ornamental Fish

Aquarium Fishes

Trade Name ThickLips
Scientific Name Catla-Catla
Distribution North and North east India
Trade Name Shovel mouth Carp
Scientific Name Chagunius chagunio
Distribution Bramaputhra and Ganges
drainages along the
Himalayan foot hills
Trade Name Red-Tail Grass Carp
Scientific Name Cirrhinus  mrigala
Distribution Northern india
Trade Name Red-Tailed Silver Shark
Scientific Name Gronoprokopterus curmuca
Distribution Western Ghats
Trade Name Scaly Barb
Scientific Name Gronoprokopterus lithipidos
Distribution South Karnataka
Trade Name Black Line Shark
Scientific Name Labeo bata
Distribution Throughout India
Trade Name Red-Gilled Violet Shark
Scientific Name Labeo boga
Distribution Rivers of Gangatic provinces
Trade Name Syke's Shark
Scientific Name Labeo boggut
Distribution Northern India
Trade Name Miniscale shark
Scientific Name Labeo gonius
Distribution Assam
Trade Name Silver Labeo
Scientific Name Labeo kawrus
Distribution Western Ghats
Trade Name Pencil Gold Labeo
Scientific Name Labeo nandina
Distribution Assam
Trade Name Indian Rohu
Scientific Name Labeo rohita
Distribution Throughout India
Trade Name Hi-Fin Barb
Scientific Name Oreichthys cosuatics
Distribution Eastern India
Trade Name Hi-fin Variable
Scientific Name Oreichthys umangii
Distribution Upper Assam
Trade Name Diamond Barb
Scientific Name Osteobrama cotio cotio
Distribution North-East India
Trade Name Black Border Tail Orange Carp
Scientific Name osteochilichthys nashii
Distribution Western ghats of Karnataka
Trade Name Four Spot Barb
Scientific Name Puntius conchonius
Distribution Eastern India
Trade Name Two Spot Barb
Scientific Name Puntius Bimacultus
Distribution Mysore
Trade Name Green Swamp Bamp
Scientific Name Puntius chola
Distribution Northern India
Trade Name Indian Rosy Barb
Scientific Name Puntius conchonius
Distribution Eastern India
Trade Name Miniscale shark
Scientific Name Labeo gonius
Distribution Assam
Trade Name Long Snouted Barb
Scientific Name Puntius dorsails
Distribution Krishna River System
Trade Name Melon Barb
Scientific Name Puntius fasciatus fasciatus
Distribution Wyanad, Nilgiri 
Hill range in Kerala
Trade Name Black Spot barb
Scientific Name Puntius fillamentosus 
madraspetensis
Distribution Karnataka
Trade Name Filament barb
Scientific Name Puntius filamentosus
assimillis
Distribution South Kerala
Trade Name Malini's Barb
Scientific Name Puntius Mahecola
Distribution Anna Malai Hills
Trade Name Golden Dwarf Barb
Scientific Name Puntius gelius
Distribution Eastern and North East India
Trade Name Sophore's Barb
Scientific Name Puntius sophore
Distribution Central and Eastern India
Trade Name One Spot Barb
Scientific Name Puntius terio
Distribution Northern India
Trade Name Tic-Tac-Toe-Barb
Scientific Name Puntius ticto
Distribution Throughout India
Trade Name Kooli Barb
Scientific Name Puntius vittatus
Distribution Kerala
Trade Name Double Mouth Tor
Scientific Name Schismatorhynhos nukta
Distribution Shymoga, Karnataka
Trade Name Deccan Mahseep
Scientific Name Tor Khudree
Distribution Central and South India
Trade Name Burjor's Brilliance
Scientific Name Chela dadiburjori
Distribution Kerala,Goa
Trade Name Neon  Hatchet
Scientific Name Chela cachius
Distribution Assam
Trade Name Indian Glass Hatchet
Scientific Name Chela labuca
Distribution Throughout India
Trade Name Blue Dotted Hill Trout
Scientific Name Barilius bakeri
Distribution Western ghats of Herala
Trade Name Mettalic Hill Trout
Scientific Name Barilus gatensis
Distribution Karnataka
Trade Name Mettallic Hill Trout
Scientific Name Barilius gatensis
Distribution Karnataka
Trade Name Half Banded Hill Trout
Scientific Name Barilius Vagra
Distribution Northern India
Trade Name Lineated Hill Trout
Scientific Name Barilius shacra
Distribution Northern India
Trade Name Spotted Hill Trout
Scientific Name Barilius tileo
Distribution Eastern Himalayas
Trade Name Zebra Danio
Scientific Name Brachydanio rerio
Distribution West Bengal
Trade Name Giant Danio
Scientific Name Danio aequipinnatus
Distribution North-Eastern India
Trade Name Moustached Danio
Scientific Name Danio dangila
Distribution Bihar and Assam
Trade Name Turquoise Danio
Scientific Name Danio devario
Distribution Eastern India
Trade Name Malabar Danio
Scientific Name Danio devario
Distribution Western Ghats
Trade Name South Indian Flying Barb
Scientific Name Esmous barbatus
Distribution Tamil Nadu and Karnataka
Trade Name Slender Rasbora
Scientific Name Parluciosoma daniconius
Distribution Throughout India
Trade Name Blank Line Rasbora
Scientific Name Parluciosoma labiosa
Distribution Nasik District
Trade Name Yellowtail Scissorstail
Scientific Name Rassbora rasbora
Distribution Assam and Karnataka
Trade Name Angel Sucker Loach
Scientific Name Travancoria elongata
Distribution Northern Travancore,Kerala
Trade Name Sidewinder Loach
Scientific Name Aborichthys bijulensis
Distribution Garo Hills,Meghalaya
Trade Name Leopard Loach
Scientific Name Acanthocbitis botia
Distribution North-East India
Trade Name Black Line Loach
Scientific Name Nemachelis anguilla
Distribution Karnataka
Trade Name Banded Loach
Scientific Name Schistura beavani
Distribution North Bengal
Trade Name Polka Dotted Loach
Scientific Name Schistura corica
Distribution Cooch Behar,N.Bengal
Trade Name Ring Loach
Scientific Name Schistura denisoni dayi
Distribution Bihar
Trade Name Olivaceous Loach
Scientific Name Schistura devdevi
Distribution Teesta River drainage
Trade Name Polka Dotted Loach
Scientific Name Schistura croicka
Distribution Cooch Bihar,North Bengal
Trade Name Olivaceous  Loach
Scientific Name Schistura devadi
Distribution Teesta River Drainage
Trade Name Many Branded  Loach
Scientific Name Schistura multifasciatus
Distribution Eastern Himalayas
Trade Name Half Banded Loach
Scientific Name Schistura savona
Distribution Kali river drainage in Utterpradesh
Trade Name Victory  Loach
Scientific Name Schistura scaturigina
Distribution Eastern sub Himalayas
Trade Name Fascinating  Loach
Scientific Name Schistura semi armatus
Distribution Wyanad,South India
Trade Name Long Shounted Loach
Scientific Name Nemacilichthys ruppelli
Distribution Shimoga, Karnatka
Trade Name Black Panther  Loach
Scientific Name Schistura yenjitee
Distribution Phuntsholing area of Bhutan
Trade Name Grizzled  Loach
Scientific Name Schistura denisoni dayi
Distribution Bihar
Trade Name Y-Loach
Scientific Name Botia lohachata
Distribution Indus and Ganga Drainage
Trade Name Tiger  Loach
Scientific Name Botia birdi
Distribution Punjab, North India