climbing perch

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Related to climbing perch: Anabas testudineus
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Synonyms for climbing perch

a small perch of India whose gills are modified to allow it to breathe air

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Terrestrial locomotion in the climbing perch Anabas testudineus (Bloch) (Anabantidea, Pisces).
Active ammonia transport and excretory nitrogen metabolism in the climbing perch, Anabas testudineus, during 4 days of emersion or 10 minutes of forced exercise on land.
Marimuthu; Effect of different stocking density on growth, survival and production of endangered native fish climbing perch (Anabas testudineus, Bloch) fingerlings in nursery ponds: Adv.