Other Common Names:
Compressed body with a very small mouth.
Light brown to sand coloured body with 6–8 darker vertical bars.
Around submerged aquatic vegetation in slow flowing or standing waters
of lakes, rivers, streams, canals and reservoirs.
Float or bottom fishing with dough, maggots, earthworm or bread.
Short and quick pulls with constant direction changes.
Stronger then it looks.
Fishing Khao Lak's Comment:
Quite common in Cheow Lan lake,
and great fun on light tackle.
| 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