Common name of Acanthodoras cataphractus
Common name Cron cron dilé
Language Creole, French
Type Vernacular
Official trade name No
Rank 3 - (Other common name)
Country French Guiana
Ref. Boujard, T., M. Pascal, F.J. Meunier and P.-Y. Le Bail, 1997
Life stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
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Remarks Its Creole name is derived from the fact that it emits a sound which is comparable to a growl, when it rubs the throny rays of the pectoral fins (Ref. 27188). Also spelled as "Kronkron dilé".
Entered by Sa-a, Pascualita
Modified by Sampang-Reyes, Arlene G.
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