Giant Pangasius (Pangasius sanitwongsei)

Also known as Asian Catfish, Chao Phraya Giant Catfish, Dog Eating Catfish, Freshwater Catfish, Giant Catfish, Pangasiid Catfish, Paroon Shark, Sanitwongse's Catfish

Description

Also known as Asian Catfish, Chao Phraya Giant Catfish, Dog Eating Catfish, Freshwater Catfish, Giant Catfish, Pangasiid Catfish, Paroon Shark, Sanitwongse's Catfish.

Found in large rivers of the Chao Phraya and the Mekong River Basins.
They feed on crustaceans and fish will also feed on carcasses of fowl and dogs!
Juveniles found in tributaries.
Length - 300cm
Depth - ?
Asia - Chao Phraya and the Mekong River Basins

A freshwater air-breathing fish often seen in the aquarium trade and an important food source. Ref: https://www.fishbase.de/summary/Pangasius-sanitwongsei.html

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