Common name of Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
Common name Fa lin
Language Cantonese
Type Vernacular
Official trade name No
Rank 3 - (Other common name)
Country Hong Kong
Ref. Man, S.H. and I.J. Hodgkiss, 1981
Life stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
1st modifier
2nd modifier
Remarks 'Fa', i.e., flowery and is used to distinguish this species from the general term 'lin ue' used for Hypopthalmichthys molitrix; 'lin', i.e., collective term for species of the genus Hypopthalmichthys.
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