Fishes

Among 14 species of fishes observed in the Chinnar and Pambar rivers, Garra mullya, Barilius gatensis and Danio aequipinnatus are found to be abundant. A healthy population of Tor khudree, the endangered hill stream fish was also recorded. Puntius carnaticus, Garra gotyla stenorhynchus and Barilius bandelisis confirms its occurrence in Kerala.