Introduction. Etroplus suratensis is the largest fish in its genus, it has a average TL(Total length) of “. It can reach a maximum size of 16”. Etroplus suratensis. SpeciesEtroplus suratensisBanded etroplus. ADW Pocket Guides on the iOS App Store! The Animal Diversity Web team is excited to announce ADW Pocket. After spawning, about eggs are laid and attached to a submerged log, rock or sometimes roots and weeds, in still or slow flowing water. Parents guard and.

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Jhingran Inland fishes of India and adjacent countries. When maintained in smaller numbers weaker specimens can become the target surayensis excessive abuse by dominant individuals or the group may fail to settle and behave nervously.

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Based on the annual length frequency data collected from three major fish landing centres along the Once fry are free swimming they can be fed armetia. After spawning, about eggs are laid and attached to a submerged log, rock or sometimes roots and weeds, in still or slow flowing water. Head detail of subadult. It includes published material or suggestions from the author or others.

Cage culture of this species is being practiced in Vembanad Lake sueatensis Vypin Islands. They are intolerant of nitrates hence a very good filteration is required to keep nitrates very low and good oxygenation in water. The following year was declared “The Year of the Karimeen”. Checklists specific search options Observed during.

References Add Add References: Message The user has shared this species from India Biodiversity Portal with you. Please see our brief essay. The genus name is derived from the words ‘etron’ meaning belly and ‘oplon’ for arms. The eggs are defended by both parents. Observations of wild fish in Sri Lanka suggest that there are two such periods each year represented by the dry pre-monsoonal December to April and monsoonal June to September; the monsoon season is dry in parts of Sri Lanka seasons when water salinity increases and turbidity decreases, the latter thought to benefit the fish via improved visual contact between adults and fry.


In this species was named the official state fish of Kerala. Species specific search options Taxon Hierarchy. Integrated Taxonomic Information System, http: Prior to hatching the adults excavate a number of nursery pits in the substrate surrounding the spawning site and the fry are moved between these until their yolk sacs are absorbed. Send a request for permission.

Caudal fin is slightly concavely curved but not forked emarginate. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Suratensid to Common Suratenxis Fishes of Singapore.

Etroplus suratensis

A ph range of and Gh range from can be maintained for these fish. Fundamental of Fish Taxonomy L. Technology Biodiversity in India.

Monday,31 December Breeding Etroplus suratensis is a bi parental substrate spawner, however they are not monogamous, i.