Other Common Names:
Usually a uniform grey–brown colour which fade as they mature.
Large rounded anal fin and long thread–like pelvic fins.
The male has thickened lips during breeding time.
In slow flowing or standing waters of lakes, ponds, swamps and rivers.
Fishing with bread, dough or earthworms on float or drifting on the surface.
A tough fighter with several fast runs and powerful dives
mixed with constant direction changes.
Fishing Khao Lak's Comment:
A very cautious fish that requires a stealthy approach.
Care must be taken when handling these fish, as their scales are very sharp.
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