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CaCuong

Statistics

Ca Cuong
A carnivorous insect that lives
in waters of the Grauberg wetlands.
Stackable: 12

Other Uses

Resale Price: 560~574 gil

Synthesis Recipes

None

Used in Recipes

Desynthesis Recipes

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Obtained from Desynthesis

How to Obtain

Auction House Category: Food > Fish ( )

Mog Garden

Fishing

Skill Cap: 73~
Size: Small (Something caught the hook!)
Location Bait Rods

Historical Background

Ca Cuong (cà cuống in the Vietnamese language; Lethocerus indicus being its scientific name) is a giant water bug in the family Belostomatidae, native to Southeast Asia. It is well-known as an edible species, with a number of different regional cuisines preparing it in different manners. In Vietnamese cuisine, the insect's essence, a pheromone from the males and also called cà cuống, is used in a variety dishes. In parts of Thailand the insect is a popular dish, whole and fried, as an extract, and used in a type of chili sauce.