Other Common Names:
Very variable in form and colours.
A deep body with a long dorsal fin, a forked tail and large scales.
Relatively small mouth with two fleshy barbels.
Colours vary from olive brown to gold.
In slow flowing or standing waters with soft bottom.
Bottom fishing with boilies, dough, potatoes, molluscs, maggots or earthworm.
Long powerful pulls.
Fishing Khao Lak's Comment:
A very wary fish that requires a stealthy approach.
The kid brother of the Giant Siamese version!
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