Lancelet

Last updated by chinatravel at 2013-11-3

The lancelet is the famous and precious specialty of Xiamen, whose popular name is crocodile worm, also called amphioxus. Its leading place of origin is Liuwudian in Tong'an, Xiamen. The Xiamen lancelet is small in size, 5-6 cm at most. It takes four to five thousand of them for one kilogram. Semi-transparent with both head and tail being sharp, it is the high-class fish, whose flesh is tender and fresh which makes one's mouth water. The dry ones can be kept for 1-2 years. It is an ideal souvenir for tourists.

There are 1 comments on this topic

posted by "miffy" at 2011-6-1 20:14:00

The dry lancelets taste delicious, which are ideal souvenirs for tourists.

reply

Post your comment on this topic

You can post as a guest, yet we suggest sign up first!!

Submit

Top Things to Do in Xiamen

Haicang Wildlife Zoo

Haicang Wildlife Zoo

Overview For those who love animals and wild life, th… >> details

Wuyi Mountain

Wuyi Mountain

Wuyi Mountain, or Mount Wuyi as it is known locally, is famo… >> details

Xiamen Underwater Sea World

Xiamen Underwater Sea World

Overview Exploring the wonders that lies beneath the … >> details

Gulangyu Island

Gulangyu Island

Overview The Gulangyu Island is located just outside … >> details

Hulishan Fortress

Hulishan Fortress

Overview Located on the south side of Xiamen Island, … >> details

Interesting to Know

Tailor-making China Tours China Tours for Mother's Day

Travel Confidently with Us

Customers

10,000 Satisfied Customers

Customers

50 Years in China Travel Industry

Customers

Quick Response within 24 hours

Customers

Secured Online Payment

Customers

Group Tours with Solo Adventure

Customers

No Hidden Fees and No Traps