Classify Labeo with reasons

Asked by kpbhake | 29th Oct, 2017, 08:20: PM

Expert Answer:

Kingdom- Animalia
Phylum- Chordata
Sub-phylum- Vertebrata
Class- Actinopterygii
Order- Cypriniformes
Family- Cyprinidae
Genus- Labeo
Species- Labeo rohita
The classifictaion of fish is done due to the presence of cartilage(cartilagionous fishes) and bones (bony fishes). So, Labeo rohita is a fresh water bony fish.

Answered by Sivanand Patnaik | 30th Oct, 2017, 08:36: AM