Channa Pleurophthalma

The body is cylindrical laterally flattened and has an iridescent greenish or bluish basic color with two or three big black patches which are outlined in orange and an additional ocellus on both the opercle and tail fin. Channa pleurophthalma ocellated snakehead can tolerate low oxygen conditions in water because they are air breathers from an early age.

Channa Pleuropthalma Ocellated Snakehead Ophicephalus