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Botia birdi was originally described as Botia birdi by Chaudhuri in 1910. It belongs to the family Botiidae. It is commonly known as Birdi loach. It is found in Fresh water and its distribution is Indus River drainage: Pakistan and India.
Species   birdi
AuthorWI   Chaudhuri [B. L.]
AuthorNI   Chaudhuri
Qualification   ---
Year   1910
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Cypriniformes Cypriniformes
Family   Botiidae
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Genus   Botia
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Cypriniformes
Family   Botiidae
Genus   Botia
Original Name   Botia        
Taxon Name   birdi
Original Combination   Botia birdi
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Botia birdi
OriginalSubGenus   Botia
Original Author   Chaudhuri
Original AuthorWI   Chaudhuri [B. L.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1909
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Rupar, where the Sirhind Canal diverges from the Sutlej, Punjab, India.
Types   Syntypes: ZSI F3578/1 to 3580/1 (3).
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Menon & Yazdani 1968:120 [ref. 20743].
Primary Code   ---
Journal   Rec. Indian Mus. (Calcutta)
Citation   v. 3 (pt 4)
Page   339

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Original QualificationSS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Botia birdi
Current Species   birdi
Current Genus Botia
Current AuthorWI Chaudhuri [B. L.]
Current AuthorNI   Chaudhuri
Current Year   1910
Current Family Botiidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat demersal        
Water Fresh water
Distribution Indus River drainage: Pakistan and India.

Current Summary   Valid as Botia birdi  Chaudhuri 1910. Cobitidae: Botiinae.
Name History   • Valid as Botia birdi  Chaudhuri 1910 -- (Talwar & Jhingran 1991:536 [ref. 20764], Menon 1992:36 [ref. 23970], Kullander et al. 1999:135 [ref. 23689], Menon 1999:156 [ref. 24904], Rafique 2000:324 [ref. 25220], Karmakar 2000:31 [ref. 25662], Rafique et al. 2003:97 [ref. 27173], Mirza 2003:13 [ref. 27265], Kottelat 2004:12 [ref. 27360], Ng 2007:47 [ref. 29316], Grant 2007:31 [ref. 29922], Kottelat 2012:15 [ref. 32367]).

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almorhae Botia almorhae Gray [J. E.] 1831Valid
beauforti Botia beauforti Smith [H. M.] 1931Synonym
beauforti formosa Botia beauforti formosa Pellegrin [J.] & Fang [P.-W.] 1940Synonym
berdmorei Botia berdmorei (Blyth [E.] 1860)Synonym
blythi Botia blythi Bleeker [P.] 1863Synonym
caudipunctata Botia caudipunctata Taki [Y.] & Doi [A.] 1995Synonym
citrauratea Botia citrauratea Nichols [J. T.] 1925Synonym
citrauratea Leptobotia citrauratea (Nichols [J. T.] 1925)Valid
compressicauda Botia compressicauda Nichols [J. T.] 1931Synonym
curta Botia curta (Temminck [C. J.] & Schlegel [H.] 1846)Synonym
dario Botia dario (Hamilton [F.] 1822)Valid
dayi Botia dayi Hora [S. L.] 1932Synonym
elongata Botia elongata Mai [D. Y.] 1978Synonym
elongata Botia elongata Bleeker [P.] 1870Synonym
eos Botia eos Taki [Y.] 1972Synonym
fangi Botia fangi Tchang [T.-L.] 1930Synonym
formosa Botia formosa Pellegrin [J.] & Fang [P.-W.] 1940Synonym
geto Botia geto (Hamilton [F.] 1822)Synonym
gigantea Botia gigantea Mai [D. Y.] 1978Synonym
grandis Botia grandis Gray [J. E.] 1832Synonym
helodes Botia helodes Sauvage [H.-E.] 1876Synonym
hexafurca Botia hexafurca Mai [D. Y.] 1978Synonym
histrionica Botia histrionica Blyth [E.] 1860Valid
horae Botia horae Smith [H. M.] 1931Synonym
hymenophysa Botia hymenophysa (Bleeker [P.] 1852)Synonym
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