But the climbing perch has a kind of cistern in its head, just above the gill-chambers, which contains quite a quantity of water.
Two rather remarkable fishes are the climbing perch and the archer-fish.
The most interesting member of this family is Anabas scandens, the climbing perch.
Fighting fish are a small fish and belong to the climbing perch family.
The climbing perch of India, notwithstanding its name, is not a true perch, but belongs to quite a different family.
The most celebrated example of this faculty, however, is the climbing perch (Anabas scandens) of India.
Like Anabas, the climbing perch, it possesses a suprabranchial accessory respiratory organ.