Minimugil cascasia (Hamilton, 1822)
Yellowtail mullet
photo by Saud, B.J.

Family:  Mugilidae (Mullets)
Max. size:  10 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal, potamodromous
Distribution:  Asia: Pakistan, India and Bangladesh.
Biology:  Inhabit upper reaches of rivers (Ref. 41236). Oviparous, eggs are pelagic and non-adhesive (Ref. 205).
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 12 October 2009 Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Torres, Armi G. - 11.09.96
Modified by: Luna, Susan M. - 20.11.20
Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 15.01.03

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