Other Common Names:
Cylindrical body and a depressed head.
Upper body dark green to olive.
Brown sides and a white belly with small dark spots.
Can breathe moist air.
Around snags and weedy areas.
In slow flowing or standing waters of swamps, channels and lakes.
Fishing with live frogs or fish.
Territorial so sight fishing with spinners,
minnows or fly is also a common technique.
Fast strike followed by a hard pull.
Heads directly for submerged obstacles.
Fishing Khao Lak's Comment:
The smallest Snakehead species targeted by sport fishermen.
It could be a good idea to catch a few of these before you move on
to the bigger members of this highy aggressive species.
| 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