Karimeen / Pearl Spot
كاريمين / بيرل سبوت
Karimeen is a favourite fish in the southern and northeast part of India, and is low in fat but high in protein and omega 3 fatty acids. It is comparatively expensive but is rich in flavour and is available all seasons.Alternative Namesകരിമീന് ,Karimeen(India)Koraliya(Sri Lanka)Banded etroplus(United States)Green chromide(United Kingdom)
Product detailsScientific name:
Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes)
Perciformes (Perch-likes)Environment / Climate / Range Ecology:
Primarily found in brackish water but known to tolerate fresh or marine waters for short periods . Found in large rivers, reservoirs, lagoons and estuaries. Feed on filamentous algae, plant material and insects.