Malabar leaffish

The Malabar leaffish lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater environment.

Malabar leaffish; Leaffish; Amazon leaffish; African leaffish; Malabar lark; Malabar parakeet; Malabar tonguesole; Malabar pufferfish; Malabar mynah; Malabar grouper; Malabar trevally; Malabar danio; Malabar trogon; Malabar blood snapper; Malabar gliding frog; Malabar glassy perchlet; Malabar spiny dormouse; Malabar pied hornbill; More

Malabar leaffish, Pristolepis marginata = Matt Clarke looks at the Malabar leaf fish or Common catopra, Pristolepis marginata, an unusual nandid from the western Ghats in Kerala, India. More

Malabar Leaffish (Pristolepis marginata) = Description: 6-7", a little boisterous hence the sale. Eats frozen cockles, prawn and earthworms. More

channa is 13 cm and Malabar leaffish is 16cm. Also a pic of Leopard perch I had to get rid of More

Malabar Leaffish See Pristolepis marginata Malabar Pufferfish See Carinotetraodon travancoricus Malabaricus See Devario aequipinnatus Malabark More

Common names

Chutichi in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
Chuttichi in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
Indian leaffish in English
Malabar catopra in English
Malabar leaffish in English
Malabar-bladfisk in Danish (dansk)
ചുട്ടിച്ചി in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
緣鋸鱗鱸 in Mandarin Chinese
缘锯鳞鲈 in Mandarin Chinese
馬拉巴鋸鱗鱸 in Mandarin Chinese
马拉巴锯鳞鲈 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Perciformes
Family : Nandidae
Genus : Pristolepis
Species : Pristolepis marginata
Authority : Jerdon, 1849