Other Common Names:
Brown to green body cowered with large scales.
Dark brown to black fins and tail.
Pointed mouth with long barbels.
Over gravel bottom in pools of forest streams
and slow flowing rivers.
Bottom fishing with dough, potatoes, molluscs, maggots or earthworm.
A strong fish with long powerful pulls along the bottom.
Fishing Khao Lak's Comment:
A very strong fish that uses both speed and power during the fight.
Cheow Lan lake holds good numbers of these fish
and we are sure its only a matter of time before the record
for this species is broken at this venue.
| Asian Redtail Catfish
| Asian River Catfish
Big Head Carp | Blue–eyed Catfish | Bronze Featherback | Clown Featherback
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
Jullien's Golden Price Carp | Mozambique Tilapia | Nandid Perch | Nile Tilapia
Pacu | Red Bellied Pacu | Redtail Catfish | Ripsaw Catfish | Rohu | Royal Featherback
Schwanenfeld's Barb | Small Scale Mud Carp | Smith's Barb | Snakeskin Gourami
Soro Brook Carp | Striped Catfish | Striped Snakehead | Tarpon
Threadfin Salmon | Tiger Catfish | Walking Catfish