IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Range Description

Puntius dorsalis has been reported from the rivers of Central and Peninsular India. In India, it has been recorded from the west flowing rivers of Kerala and Karnataka, the Cauvery and Krishna river systems of Maharashtra, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and also other rivers in Tamil Nadu, the Mahanadi in Orissa, Narmada in Madhya Pradesh and there is an unverified report from Rajasthan (Jayaram 2010, Chhapgar and Manakadan 2000).


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