Gymnocypris biswasi Talwar, 1977:501

Ladakh snowtrout



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Invalid (synonym)


Conservation Status

Invalid (synonym)





Biology & Ecology




Holotype: ZSI FF1064

Paratypes: ZSI FF1065 and 1066






Original scientific description:

Talwar, P. K. (1977). On the fishes collected by the Ladakh Expedition, 1976. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 74(3): 501-505.


Other references:

Molur, Sanjay and Walker, Sally (eds.). (1998). Report of the Workshop "Conservation Assessment and Management Plan for Freshwater Fishes of India". Zoo Outreach Organisation, Conservation Breeding Specialist Group, India, Coimbatore, India. 156 pp.

Sehgal, K. L. (1994). Threatened fishes of India (Dehadrai et al. eds.). Natcon, Pub. No. 4. pl. 22. Muzeffarnagar.

Talwar, P. K. and Jhingran, A. G. (1991). Inland Fishes of Indian and Adjacent Countries, vols. 1 & 2. New Delhi: Oxford & IBH.

Tilak, R. (1987). Fauna of India and Adjacent Countries. Calcutta: Z.S.L.


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