Common name of Channa asiatica
Common name Small snakehead
Language English
Type Vernacular
Official trade name No
Rank 2 - (Preferred common name (unique))
Country Hong Kong
Ref. Man, S.H. and I.J. Hodgkiss, 1981
Life stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
Core non-fish animal
1st modifier mod. for size
2nd modifier
Remarks 'snake' like 'serpent' and 'snail' is etymologically the 'crawling' animal, from a prehistoric German base denoting 'crawl' (p. 485 in Ref. 11979).
Entered by Torres, Armi G.
Modified by Sampang-Reyes, Arlene G.
Checked by Chan, Alan
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