Common names of Clarias gariepinus
n = 150
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Common Name Used in Language Type Official Trade Name
Aalbüschelwels Germany German Vernacular No
Abu shanab Sudan Arabic Vernacular No
African catfish Bangladesh English Vernacular No
African mushi India Malayalam Vernacular No
Afrikaanse meerval Netherlands Dutch Vernacular No
Afrikanischer Raubwels Germany German Vernacular No
Afrikansk ålemalle Denmark Danish Vernacular No
Afrikansk Vandrarmal Sweden Swedish Vernacular No
Ambaazaa Ethiopia Oromo Vernacular No
Ambaza Ethiopia Amharic Vernacular No
Andouma Gabon Fang Vernacular No
Arira Nigeria Igbo Vernacular No
Aro Nigeria Yoruba Vernacular No
Attek Sudan Dinka, Northeastern Vernacular No
Bagre-africano Brazil Portuguese Vernacular No
Balbout Chad Arabic Vernacular No
Baleewu Senegal Fulfulde, Pulaar Vernacular No
Bambara Senegal Wolof Vernacular No
Barbel UK English Vernacular No
Barbel USA English Vernacular No
Bavhuri South Africa Venda Vernacular No
Betakay Ethiopia Tigrigna Vernacular No
Betekay Uganda Tigrigna Vernacular No
Bokalo Congo Dem Rp Kele Vernacular No
Bokalo Congo Dem Rp Lombo Vernacular No
Bombe Malawi Nyanja Vernacular No
Bombe Malawi Yao Vernacular No
Bomu Malawi Nyanja Vernacular No
Bomu Malawi Tonga Vernacular No
Bomu Malawi Tumbuka Vernacular No
Bwituka Malawi Tonga Vernacular No
Cá Trê Phi Viet Nam Vietnamese Vernacular No
Catfish UK English Vernacular No
Catfish USA English Vernacular No
Chibomu Malawi Tonga Vernacular No
Chibomu Malawi Tumbuka Vernacular No
Cik Sudan Dinka, Northeastern Vernacular No
Cogo Sudan Shilluk Vernacular No
Common catfish Kenya English Vernacular No
Common catfish Rwanda English Vernacular No
Common catfish Tanzania English Vernacular No
Dera Kenya Luo Vernacular No
Ejengi Nigeria Nupe Vernacular No
Eyisombi Uganda Konzo Vernacular No
Fihi Congo Dem Rp So Vernacular No
Garmut Sudan Arabic Vernacular No
Gol Chad Kim Vernacular No
Gwol Chad Kim Vernacular No
Harlei Sierra Leone Krio Vernacular No
Hartei Sierra Leone Mende Vernacular No
Ifiki Congo Dem Rp Kele Vernacular No
Ifutoli Congo Dem Rp Kele Vernacular No
Ikakalo Congo Dem Rp Kele Vernacular No
Imunu Nigeria Ijo Vernacular No
Inkube Rwanda Rwanda Vernacular No
Ishonzi Rwanda Rwanda Vernacular No
Isombi Rwanda Rwanda Vernacular No
Jättikonnamonni Finland Finnish Vernacular No
Kabambare Rwanda Rwanda Vernacular No
Kambale Tanzania Swahili Vernacular No
Kambale Mumi Tanzania Swahili Vernacular No
Kambali Kenya Swahili Vernacular No
Kambali Tanzania Swahili Vernacular No
Kamongo Rwanda Rwanda Vernacular No
Karabal?k Turkey Turkish Vernacular No
Karmut Egypt Arabic Vernacular No
Kemudu Nigeria Kanuri Vernacular No
Ke?í?kovec jihoafrický Czechia Czech Vernacular No
Key asa Ethiopia Amharic Vernacular No
Kiemensackwels Germany German Vernacular No
Klarias Greece Greek Vernacular No
Klarias Poland Polish Vernacular No
Kopito Kenya Not specified Vernacular No
Kopito Kenya Samburu Vernacular No
Kor Sudan Nubian Vernacular No
Lokate Kenya El Molo Vernacular No
Macharufu Kenya Meru Vernacular No
Male Uganda Not specified Vernacular No
Mangwana Namibia Afrikaans Vernacular No
Mburi Angola Lwena Vernacular No
Mlamba Malawi Nyanja Vernacular No
Mlamba Tanzania Swahili Vernacular No
Mudfish Kenya English Vernacular No
Mudfish Rwanda English Vernacular No
Mudfish UK English Vernacular No
Mulonge Zambia Bemba Vernacular No
Mumi Kenya Swahili Vernacular No
Mumi Tanzania Not specified Vernacular No
Muta Zambia Bemba Vernacular No
Namazu Japan Japanese Vernacular No
Ndombe Zambia Lozi Vernacular No
Ndombe-Mbundamusheke Namibia Afrikaans Vernacular No
Nisu Kenya Pokomo Vernacular No
North African catfish Turkey English Vernacular No
North African catfish Global English FAO No
Nsomba Mozambique Sena Vernacular No
Obito Kenya Not specified Vernacular No
Ongala Kenya Luo Vernacular No
Pet cick Sudan Nuer Vernacular No
Pet der Sudan Nuer Vernacular No
Pez-gato Spain Spanish FAO No
Poisson-chat nord-africain France French FAO No
Sekiz b?y?k Turkey Turkish Vernacular No
Sfamnun matzui Israel Hebrew Vernacular No
Sharptooth catfish Kenya English Vernacular No
Sharptooth catfish Lesotho English Vernacular No
Sharptooth catfish Malawi English Vernacular No
Sharptooth catfish Namibia English Vernacular No
Sharptooth catfish Rwanda English Vernacular No
Sharptooth catfish South Africa English Vernacular No
Sharptooth catfish Zimbabwe English Vernacular No
Sharptooth catfish Tanzania English Vernacular No
Sharptooth catfish USA English AFS No
Sharptooth catfish Zambia English Vernacular No
Sharptoothed catfish USA English Vernacular No
Silure Gabon French Vernacular No
Singre Kenya Not specified Vernacular No
Singre Kenya Turkana Vernacular No
Singri Kenya Not specified Vernacular No
Skerptand-baber Namibia Afrikaans Vernacular No
Skerptand-baber South Africa Afrikaans Vernacular No
Skerptandbaber South Africa Afrikaans Vernacular No
Sombi Kenya Not specified Vernacular No
Stawada Poland Polish Vernacular No
Suur angersäga Estonia Estonian Vernacular No
T-nima Sierra Leone Krio Vernacular No
T-nima Sierra Leone Themne Vernacular No
Talage Senegal Soninké Vernacular No
Tarwada Nigeria Hausa Vernacular No
Thamba Sierra Leone Krio Vernacular No
Thamba Sierra Leone Limba, west-central Vernacular No
Toucouleurs Senegal Wolof Vernacular No
Trey andaing afrik Cambodia Khmer Vernacular No
Tukpe Sudan Zande Vernacular No
Umihenzi Rwanda Rwanda Vernacular No
Vere Chad Kim Vernacular No
Vering Chad Kim Vernacular No
Yess Senegal Wolof Vernacular No
Yuzhnoafrikanskaya zubatka Russia Russian Vernacular No
Κλαρίας Greece Greek Vernacular No
Сом клариевый африканский Russia Russian FAO No
فًتْرة إفريقيا الشّماليّة Global Arabic FAO No
ആഫ്റിക്കന് മുഷി India Malayalam Vernacular No
大棘胡鲶 China Mandarin Chinese Vernacular No
大棘鬍鯰 China Mandarin Chinese Vernacular No
尖齒鬍鯰(引進) China Mandarin Chinese Vernacular No
尖齿胡鲇 China Mandarin Chinese FAO No
尖齿胡鲶(引进) China Mandarin Chinese Vernacular No
革胡鲶 China Mandarin Chinese Vernacular No
革鬍鯰 China Mandarin Chinese Vernacular No
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