Snakehead mullet

The Snakehead mullet lives in the benthopelagic, potamodromous, freshwater, brackish, pH range: 7.0 - 8.0, dH range: 20, depth range 1 - 10 m , usually 1 - 2 m environment.

yuè lǐ (1): snakehead mullet Show full entry yuè lǐ (2): Channa asiatica Show full entry 月光 yuè guāng : moonlight Show full entry 月光石 yuè guāng shí : moonstone Show full entry More

A number of popular dishes are made from snakehead mullet, which can be steamed, roasted, dried and deep fried, barbecued, and cooked in spicy soup. Peoples Surin has always been influenced by the Cambodian and Thai cultures. More

The snakehead mullet caught in Sing Buri, known as Pla Chon Mae La is noted for its large size and quality flesh. Many local restaurants along Highway No.32 serve delicious fish menus, such as baked fish with broiled vegetables, steamed and grilled fish. More

Snakehead mullet fish, either fried or bailed, with vegetables in a tasty noodle soup. More

Common names

Aluan in Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug
Aluan in Tagalog
Aluan in Visayan
Amanu in Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug
Amanu in Tagalog
Anak dalag in Tagalog
Aruan in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Bado in Batak
Bado in Toba, Batak
Bakuli in Tagalog
Bale salo in Bugis
Banded snakehead in English
Bayong in Javanese (basa Jawa)
Blotched snakehead in English
Bulig in Bikol
Bulig in Tagalog
Bundaki in Kapampangan
Bundaki in Tagalog
Bundalag in Tagalog
Cá Chu?i hoa in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Cá Chuối hoa in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Cá lñc in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Cá Ló, cá S?p in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Cá Ló, cá Sộp in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Cá lòc in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Cá lót (lóc) in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Cá träu in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Cabeza de serpiente cabrío in Spanish (español)
Carrodh in Punjabi
Chevron snakehead in English
Chotiyan in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
Dalag in Ilokano
Dalag in Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug
Dalag in Tagalog
Dalak in Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug
Dalak in Tagalog
Dekhu in Marathi (मराठी)
Delak in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Deluk in Javanese (basa Jawa)
Dhoali in Punjabi
Dok in Marathi (मराठी)
Dolla in Kashmiri (कश्मीरी)
Fläckig Ormhuvudfisk in Swedish (Svenska)
Gabus in Iban
Gabus in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Gapuran in Javanese (basa Jawa)
Gapuran, Kapuran in Javanese (basa Jawa)
Guelue-guelue in Pangasinan
Haal in Assamese (অসমীয়া)
Haluan in Tagalog
Haluan in Visayan
Haroan in Bikol
Haruan in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Haruan in Visayan
Haruting in Batak
Haruting in Toba, Batak
I'a pâkç in Hawaiian
Ikan gabus in Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia)
Kapuran in Javanese (basa Jawa)
Karuppu veral in Tamil (தமிழ்)
Kaunan in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
Koochinamari in Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ)
Korra matta in Telugu (తెలుగు)
Korramenu in Telugu (తెలుగు)
Kuchheu in Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ)
Kuchhu in Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ)
Kutuk in Javanese (basa Jawa)
Lawag in Kuyunon
Loolla in Sinhalese (සිංහල)
Mangsha in Marathi (मराठी)
Morl in Hindi (हिन्दी)
Morrul in Hindi (हिन्दी)
Mudfish in English
murrel in English
Nga-yan in Burmese (ဗမာစာ)
Nga-yau-auk in Burmese (ဗမာစာ)
Obog in Banton
Pa kaw in Lao (ພາສາລາວ)
Pa kaw in Laotian
Pa kho in English
Pa kho in Lao (ພາສາລາວ)
Pa kho in Laotian
Pba kaw in Laotian
Phtok in Khmer (ភាសាខ្មែរ)
Pla chon in Thai (ไทย)
Pongee in English
Pooli-kuchi in Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ)
Ptuok in Khmer (ភាសាខ្មែរ)
Quergestreifter Schlangenkopf in German (Deutsch)
Raitakäärmeenpää in Finnish (suomen kieli)
Randig Ormhuvudfisk in Swedish (Svenska)
Ros in Khmer (ភាសាខ្មែរ)
Ruan in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Saura in Nepali (नेपाली)
Shawl in Assamese (অসমীয়া)
Shol in Bengali (বাংলা)
Snakehead in English
Snakehead mudfish in English
snakehead mullet in English
snakehead mullet in Unknown
Snakehead murrel in English
Sohr in Marathi (मराठी)
Sola in Oriya (ଓଡ଼ିଆ)
Soura in Hindi (हिन्दी)
Sowl in Punjabi
Sowrah in Telugu (తెలుగు)
Stribet slangehovedfisk in Danish (dansk)
Striped snake head murrel in English
striped snakehead in English
Stripped snakehead in English
Sulbud in Bikol
Taiwan-dojô in Japanese (日本語)
Talosog in Bikol
Telak in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Terebog in Bikol
Tête de serpent strié in French (français)
Toman in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Toman paya in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Torabó in Bikol
Trey phtuok in Khmer (ភាសាខ្មែរ)
Trey ras in Khmer (ភាសាខ្មែរ)
Trey raws in Khmer (ភាសាខ្មែរ)
Trey ros (or ras) in Khmer (ភាសាខ្មែរ)
Utan in Bikol
Varal in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
Viral wrahl in Tamil (தமிழ்)
Vraal in Tamil (தமிழ்)
Zmijoglów pregowany in Polish (polski)
Żmijogłów paskowany in Polish (polski)
Żmijogłów pręgowany in Polish (polski)
मोरूल in Hindi (हिन्दी)
सोरा in Nepali (नेपाली)
শোল in Bengali (বাংলা)
விரல் விரால் in Tamil (தமிழ்)
விரால் in Tamil (தமிழ்)
പുള്ളി വരാല് in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
ปลาช่อน in Thai (ไทย)
斑鱧 in Mandarin Chinese
斑鳢 in Mandarin Chinese
線鱧 in Mandarin Chinese
线鳢 in Mandarin Chinese
鱧魚 in Mandarin Chinese
鳢鱼 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Channidae
Genus : Channa
Species : Channa maculata
Authority : Lacep