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Squarehead catfish, Chaca chaca (Hamilton, 1822)

Squarehead catfish, Chaca chaca

Squarehead catfish, Chaca chaca

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Siluriformes (catfish) Family: Chacidae (Squarehead or angler catfish) Genus: Chaca Species: C. chaca

Common/local names

Squarehead catfish (FishBase)

Indian chaka (English)

Chaka (চাকা), Cheka (চেকা), Chaga …read more