Other Common Names:
Grey to silver body with a dark or brown back.
Long caudal fin and a greyish head and belly, with
a row of round spots above the base of the anal fin.
Hiding among submerged plants on the bottom
of shallow and calm water in rivers and lagoons.
Hunting near the surface.
Live prawns, small fish and earth worms.
Casting small minnows, spinners and flies.
A beautiful fighter that jumps several times,
displaying its power and strength.
Fishing Khao Lak's Comment:
A beautiful fish, certainly one for the photo album.
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| Asian River Catfish
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Cobra Snakehead | Common Carp | Common Silver Barb | Featherback
Giant Catfish | Giant Featherback | Giant Gourami | Giant Mekong Catfish
Giant Siamese Carp | Giant Snakehead | Golden Belly Barb | Grass Carp
Great White Sheatfish | Greater Brook Carp | Hampala Barb
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Pacu | Red Bellied Pacu | Redtail Catfish | Ripsaw Catfish | Rohu | Royal Featherback
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Soro Brook Carp | Striped Catfish | Striped Snakehead | Tarpon
Threadfin Salmon | Tiger Catfish | Walking Catfish