Common name of Lactoria cornuta
Common name Baka-baka
Language Tagalog
Type Vernacular
Official trade name No
Rank 3 - (Other common name)
Country Philippines
Ref. Herre, A.W.C.T. and A.F. Umali, 1948
Life stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
Core non-fish animal
1st modifier mod. for affinity
2nd modifier
Remarks Name also cited as 'baca-baca' in Ref. 6565. 'baka', i.e., cow; 'baka-baka', i.e., fish which bears likeness to a cow.
Entered by Garilao, Cristina V.
Modified by Garilao, Cristina V.
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