Channidae

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Channidae

[′kan·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
The snakeheads, a family of fresh-water perciform fishes in the suborder Anabantoidei.
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Endangered freshwater fish include gourami (Belontia signata, polyacanthids), smooth-billed snakeshead (Channa orientalis, channids), ruby-black barb (Barbus nigrofasciatus), cherry barb (B.