Researchers discover rare fish Mahseer in Sileru river

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Researchers discover rare fish Mahseer in Sileru river

On 24th August 2020, Andhra University’s researchers have found a species of rare fish named as Mahseer (scientific name Tor). the fish was found from the upper part of Sileru river, in Andhra Pradesh. IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature) has listed this fish in the endangered category list.

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Professor D.E. Babu played a role as research’s team leader. this fish was found in the Himalayan region, for example, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Nepal and Bhutan.

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