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Ailia coila

(Ailia coila)

Description

Ailia coila, also known as the Gangetic ailia is a species of catfish in the family Ailiidae native to Bangladesh, India, Nepal and Pakistan. This species grows to a length of 30 centimetres (12 in) TL. This fish is of importance to local commercial fisheries.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Siluriformes
Family:Schilbeidae
Genus:Ailia
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