Taxon profile


Black Snakehead
Channa melasoma (Bleeker, 1851)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Channidae - snakeheads »  genus Channa - Asian Snakeheads

Scientific synonyms

Ophicephalus melasoma Bleeker, 1851
Ophicephalus mystax Bleeker, 1853
Ophicephalus rhodotaenia Bleeker, 1851
Ophiocephalus melanosoma Günther, 1861
Ophiocephalus melasoma Bleeker, 1851

Least Concern
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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [5192]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []

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