Common name of Mugil cephalus
Common name Agwas
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 large adults
Sex females and males
Core primary lexeme
1st modifier
2nd modifier
Remarks General name given to members of the family Mugilidae (usually spawners). 'agwas', i.e., type of mullet with large scales.
Entered by Garilao, Cristina V.
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