Check List 15(3): 441-446, doi: 10.15560/15.3.441
Range extension of Redside Barb, Puntius bimaculatus (Bleeker, 1863) (Cypriniformes, Cyprinidae), from the Nallamalla and Sheshachalam Hill Ranges of the Eastern Ghats, India
expand article infoKante Krishna Prasad, Chelmala Srinivasulu§
‡ Osmania University, Hyderabad, India§ Zoo Outreach Organization, Coimbatore, India
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We report new distribution records of Redside Barb (Puntius bimaculatus), a species of freshwater fish, for the first time from the Nallamala Hill Ranges of Nagarkurnool and Nalgonda districts (Telangana state), and the Seshachalam Hills in Kadapa district (Andhra Pradesh). We provide a brief description of earlier reports and a detailed description of this species.

Freshwater fish, Kadapa, Krishna River, Nagarkurnool, Nalgonda, Pennar River