Japanese sillago

The species inhabits a variety of shallow water habitats where it preys on a variety of crustaceans as well as polychaetes, bivalves and small fish.

The Japanese sillago lives in the demersal, non-migratory, marine, depth range 0 - 30 m environment.

Kisu, Japanese sillago or whiting, can be found anywhere on the coastline of Japan except the Okinawa islands. It is also abundant from the south China sea to the Korean peninsula. More

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Sesame, Baked Japanese Sillago, Eggs of Pike Conger in Ground cherry, Steamed Abalone 3A. Sashimi Dishes - Sea Bream, Horse Mackerel, Tuna, Carrot, Needle shaped Pumpkin 3B. Chicken - for those who do not like sashimi 4. More

* Molecular Characterization of Japanese Sillago Vitellogenin and Changes in Its Expression Levels on Exposure to 17beta-Estradiol and 4-tert-Octylphenol. More

Common names

Ago-os in Davawenyo
Alisoos in Cebuano
Amborody in Malagasy (Malagasy fiteny)
Amboso in Malagasy (Malagasy fiteny)
Ambotso in Malagasy (Malagasy fiteny)
Ambotsoka in Malagasy (Malagasy fiteny)
Arriti-ki in Telugu (తెలుగు)
Aso-os in Bikol
Aso-os in Hiligaynon
Aso-os in Visayan
Asohos in Cebuano
Asohos in Kuyunon
Asohos in Tagalog
Asoos in Cebuano
Asoos in Davawenyo
Asoos in Hiligaynon
Asoos in Waray-waray
Asos in Kapampangan
Asu-os in Bikol
Asuhos in Tagalog
Asus in Ilokano
Awsaos in Kuyunon
Bebolos in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Bebulus in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Besot in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Bojor in Javanese (basa Jawa)
Bulus-bulus in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Cá Đục bạc in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Cá Đục Nhật bản in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Cá Ð?c b?c in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Cá Ð?c Nh?t b?n in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Caanood in Somali (Soomaaliga)
Ch'ong-bo-ri-myol in Korean (한국어)
Chonsaikaeo in Thai (ไทย)
Common asohos in English
Common sillaginid in English
Common whiting in English
Cudeerah in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
Culingah in Tamil (தமிழ்)
Hasoom in Arabic (‫العربية)
Hosohos in Tagalog
Ili in Portuguese (Português)
Japanese sillago in English
Japanese whiting in English
Japanischer Wittling in German (Deutsch)
Japansk sillago in Danish (dansk)
Kalanda in Sinhalese (සිංහල)
Kane in Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ)
Kedondong-kedondong in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Kelakkan in Tamil (தமிழ்)
Kelangan in Tamil (தமிழ்)
Kilaken in Tamil (தமிழ்)
Kilangan in Tamil (தமிழ்)
Kisu in Japanese (日本語)
Koryushkovaya sillaga in Russian (русский язык)
Kunga in Gujarati (ગુજરાતી)
Moto-gisu in Japanese (日本語)
Mtambaanchi in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Mudadi in Marathi (मराठी)
Muxile in Portuguese (Português)
Nga-palwe in Burmese (ဗမာစာ)
Ngulu in Portuguese (Português)
Noongal in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
northern whiting in English
Oso-os in Bikol
Oso-os in Waray-waray
Osoos in Hiligaynon
Osoos in Ilokano
Osu-us in Bikol
Pêche madame in French (français)
Pêche-madame argenté in French (français)
Pêche-madame japonais in French (français)
Pescadinha branca in Portuguese (Português)
Pescadinha comum in Portuguese (Português)
PÍche-madame japonais in French (français)
Poovan in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
Pooyan in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
Poozhan in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
Punting damar in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Puntung damar in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Rejun(g) in Javanese (basa Jawa)
Rejun(g) in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Renvi in Marathi (मराठी)
Sand border in English
Sand smelt in English
Sand whiting in English
Shao lín xi in Mandarin Chinese
Shiro-gisu in Japanese (日本語)
Shoort in Farsi
Shoort in Persian (‫فارسی)
Shorangi in Telugu (తెలుగు)
Sigarilyohon in Cebuano
Silago japonés in Spanish (español)
Silago plateado in Spanish (español)
Silagos in Greek (Ελληνικά)
Silagos in Greek, Modern (1453)
Sillago japonica in Catalan (Català)
Sillago-whitings in English
Silver sillago in English
Silver whiting in English
Silwer sillago in Afrikaans
smelt in English
Sondo in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Soos in Kagayanen
Soring in Telugu (తెలుగు)
Susay in Ilokano
Swam in Arabic (‫العربية)
Sylagus smukly in Polish (polski)
Tambanji in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Tayutos in Bikol
Tella-soring in Telugu (తెలుగు)
Toholava in Malagasy (Malagasy fiteny)
Toul-danti in Oriya (ଓଡ଼ିଆ)
Ubi in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Usaos in Kuyunon
Usu-us in Ilokano
Warijung in Javanese (basa Jawa)
Whiting in English
Σίλαγγος in Greek (Ελληνικά)
силлага японская in Russian (русский язык)
сихама in Russian (русский язык)
मुदादी in Marathi (मराठी)
रीनवि in Marathi (मराठी)
કુંગા  in Gujarati (ગુજરાતી)
கலிங்கா in Tamil (தமிழ்)
கிளங்கான் in Tamil (தமிழ்)
கீழக்கான் in Tamil (தமிழ்)
கெளங்கான் in Tamil (தமிழ்)
கெழங்கான in Tamil (தமிழ்)
கெழங்கான்  in Tamil (தமிழ்)
అర్రటి కి  in Telugu (తెలుగు)
తెల్ల షోరింగ్ in Telugu (తెలుగు)
షోరింగ్   in Telugu (తెలుగు)
సోరింగి in Telugu (తెలుగు)
ಕಾನೆ  in Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ)
കതിരാന് in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
കിഴങ്ങന് in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
കുഡീര  in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
നൂന്ഗല്  in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
പൂയന്   in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
പൂഴന് in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
പൂവന്  in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
ช่อนทรายแก้ว in Thai (ไทย)
シロギス in Japanese (日本語)
보리멸 in Korean (한국어)
청보리멸 in Korean (한국어)

Picture of Sillago japonica has been licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial.
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Order : Perciformes
Family : Sillaginidae
Genus : Sillago
Species : Sillago japonica
Authority : Temminck & Schlegel, 1843