Taxon profile


Green Snakehead
Channa punctata (Bloch, 1793)

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

Scientific synonyms

Ophicephalus punctatus Bloch, 1793
Ophiocephalus punctatus Bloch, 1793
Channa punctatus (Bloch, 1793)
Ophiocephalus affinis Günther, 1861
Ophiocephalus indicus McClelland, 1842
Ophicephalus indicus McClelland, 1842
Ophiocephalus karrouveri Lacépède, 1801
Ophicephalus karruwey Lacépède, 1801
Ophiocephalus lata Hamilton, 1822

Least Concern LC

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [5147]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/12710]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Channa punctata (Bloch, 1793)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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