Amblyceps mangois in Nepal
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Main Ref.
Also Ref.
Occurrence native
Importance Ref.
Aquaculture Ref.
Regulations Ref.
Freshwater Yes
Brackish No
Saltwater No
Live export ornamental
Bait No
Gamefish No
Abundance scarce (very unlikely) Ref. Shrestha, T.K., 1990

Found in the mainstreams and tirbutaries of Gandaki, Koshi and Karnali. Preserved in temple ponds and worshipped as a Fish Goddess. Used in folk medicine and as ornamental fish by Buddhists. Considered endangered (Ref. 12045). Also Ref. 6351, 40948, 57735.

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