Tamil Fish names in English

Some fish names what they call in Tamil nadu and their English names:

Seer fish is called Vanjaram in Tamil.
Barracuda is called Sheela in Tamil.
King Fish – Mavalasi
Gaint Trevally – Parai
Spotted Trevally – Pulli Parai
Little Tunny – Soorai
Yellowfin Tuna – Kerai
Indian Mackerel – illa(eye-la)(or Kanagnkelluthi)
Indian goat fish – Kendal (not kendai)
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