The Goldspot mullet, Chelon parsia, is a fish of the family Mugilidae. This species is found in the Indian Ocean, specifically in shallow coastal waters of Pakistan, India, Sri Lanka and the Andaman Islands. It is also lives in lagoons, estuaries and even tidal rivers. This species is found in the demersal zone. It is known as Kanambu in Malayalam, Mala in Kannada, Maduari in Tamil and Kathi-Parega in Telugu.