Indian river shad

Gudusia chapra is a shad of the Clupeidae family,

The Indian river shad lives in the pelagic, potamodromous, freshwater environment.

* Gudusia chapra (native) Indian river shad , Indian river shad * Herklotsichthys punctatus (questionable) , Spotback herring * Herklotsichthys quadrimaculatus (native) , Bluestripe herring * Hilsa kelee (native) Kelee shad , Kelee shad * Nematalosa galatheae More

The Indian river shad, Gudusia chapra, is a commercially important clupeid that contributes to subsistence and artisanal fisheries in... More

Common names

Chapila in Bengali (বাংলা)
Chappera in Punjabi
Coori in Bengali (বাংলা)
Ganges shad in English
Gobri in Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ)
Gudua in Oriya (ଓଡ଼ିଆ)
Indian river shad in English
Indisk flodstamsild in Danish (dansk)
Karati in Assamese (অসমীয়া)
khira in Bengali (বাংলা)
Khoira in Bengali (বাংলা)
Koroti in Assamese (অসমীয়া)
Palla in Punjabi
Pharanda in Punjabi
Placka ganžská in Czech (česky)
Placka ganžská in Czech (česky)
Suhia in Hindi (हिन्दी)
Suia in Nepali (नेपाली)
Suiya in Hindi (हिन्दी)
Wana manbi in Manipuri
гудузия индийская in Russian (русский язык)
सुया in Nepali (नेपाली)
চাপিলা in Bengali (বাংলা)
ಗೋಬ್ರಿ   in Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ)
印度小鱗鰣 in Mandarin Chinese
印度小鳞鲥 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Clupeiformes
Family : Clupeidae
Genus : Gudusia
Species : Gudusia chapra
Authority : Hamilton, 1822