Common name of Synanceia verrucosa
 
Common name Bocho
Language Swahili
Type Vernacular
Official trade name No
Rank 2 - (Preferred common name (unique))
Country Kenya
Locality Mombasa to Mtwapa area
Ref. Glaesel, H., 1997
Life stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
Core
1st modifier
2nd modifier
Remarks A stonefish which is non-food and considered dangerous. Inadvertently stepping on this highly dangerous fish can disable a fisher for up to several months.
 
Entered by Palomares, Maria Lourdes D.
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