Common name of Chanos chanos
Common name Kawag-kawag
Language Tagalog
Type Vernacular
Official trade name No
Rank 3 - (Other common name)
Country Philippines
Ref. Herre, A.W.C.T., 1935
Life stage larvae
Sex females and males
1st modifier
2nd modifier
Remarks Used to refer to fish 10-15 mm. Millions were reported to have been caught along the shores of Batangas and shipped to Manila and then to Malabon and other adjacent areas. Also cited in Ref. 2857.
Entered by Garilao, Cristina V.
Modified by Garilao, Cristina V.
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