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Ashok Kumar Verma

Institution: Department of Zoology, Govt. P.G. College, Saidabad Allahabad-221508 (U.P.)

Country: India

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IUCN CONSERVATION STATUS OF FISHES OF KHANWARI POND OF DISTRICT KAUSHAMBI (U.P.)

http://pzsi.anveshika.org/proceedings-of-the-zoological-society-of-india/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/17-June-17.pdf

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An effective attempt was made to study the conservation status of the fishes naturally occurring in perennial pond of Khanwari village of Kaushambi district of Uttar Pradesh. The study was conducted during all the 12 months of year 2015. During exploration, a total of 27 species of fishes belonging to 19 genera, 15 families and 8 orders were identified. As per latest version of IUCN Red List, out of 27 species of fishes identified, 2 species come under NT (near threatened), 18 under LC (least concern) and 7 species are NE (not evaluated) so far.