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ras·bo·ra

 (răz-bôr′ə)
n.
Any of various tropical often brightly colored cyprinid fishes of the genus Rasbora and related genera, including many species kept in home aquariums.

[New Latin Rasbora, genus name, from a native word in the East Indies.]

rasbora

(ræzˈbɔːrə)
n
(Animals) any of the small cyprinid fishes constituting the genus Rasbora of tropical Asia and East Africa. Many species are brightly coloured and are popular aquarium fishes
[from New Latin, from an East Indian language]

ras•bo•ra

(ræzˈbɔr ə, -ˈboʊr ə, ˈræz bər ə)

n., pl. -ras.
any of several freshwater minnows of the genus Rasbora, of SE Asia, esp. the silvery R.heteromorpha, popular in home aquariums.
[1930–35; < New Latin]
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shalynius is extremely low when compared to other cyprinids such as Rasbora daniconius (Nagendran, Shakuntala, Natarajan, & Vasan, 1981), whose fecundity ranged from 580 to 11 040 eggs.
Vacuolization in sub mucosa, shrinkage of mucosal folds observed under present study was also reported by Ghanbahadur in Rasbora daniconius after endosulfan exposure [27].
2010) found that Rasbora sumatrana (cyprinidae) was (0.
Labeo rohita, Labeo gonius, Notopterus notopterus and, Rasbora rasbora, etc.
In contrast, infected barb (Puntius brevis) and rasbora (Rasbora spp.
Small tributaries and rivers of the forest support the fish such as striped Rasbora, walking catfish, Gal Pandiya (Doctor Fish) and endemic Comb Tail.
Un estudio realizado en tres especies de ciprinido (Danio malabaricus, Rasbora argyrotaenia y Amblypharyngodon mola) concluyo que estas presentan gran variacion intra e inter especifica en el tamano del encefalo dependiendo del estilo de vida y el tipo de habitat (22).
1976, "Observation on the food conversion efficiency and effect of starvation in Rasbora daniconius (Ham)", J.
iii) Sub-surface feeders like Amblypharyngodon mola, Danio, Rasbora, etc.
13 Total Lais [various kind] 38 Patik/ Baung * Baung Mystus planiceps 68 Total Patik/Baung 68 Total Recorded as Lais or Patik/ 106 Baung (1) Banta' Osteochilus 74 microcephalus Undai [shrimp] 59 Enseluai Rasbora sp.