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Jump to next section Species List
1.Helicophagus leptorhynchus(i:2, k:0)
2.Helicophagus typus(i:1, k:0)
3.Pangasianodon gigas(i:19, k:3)
4.Pangasianodon hypophthalmus(i:16, k:65)
5.Pangasius bocourti(i:6, k:0)
6.Pangasius conchophilus(i:6, k:1)
7.Pangasius elongatus(i:2, k:0)
8.Pangasius krempfi(i:1, k:0)
9.Pangasius larnaudii(i:7, k:4)
10.Pangasius macronema(i:6, k:0)
11.Pangasius mahakamensis(i:0, k:0)
12.Pangasius mekongensis(i:2, k:0)
13.Pangasius nasutus(i:4, k:0)
14.Pangasius pangasius(i:4, k:6)
15.Pangasius sanitwongsei(i:16, k:17)
16.Pseudolais micronemus(i:1, k:0)
17.Pseudolais pleurotaenia(i:3, k:0)
Jump to next section Total of 17 species
Jump to next section The Catfish Family Pangasiidae
pangasiidae
Family Common NameCatfishes
DistributionAsia
Common NamesIridescent Shark, Paroon Shark
SizeSmallest 182mm, largest 3000mm, average 1060mm, most commonly 1200mm. All SL.
SpeciesThere are 17 species in 4 genera in the database
Keepers6 species (35%) are being kept by registered keepers
Jump to next section Top Five Genera
1.Pangasianodon (68 keepers)
2.Pangasius (28 keepers)
3.Pseudolais (0 keepers)
4.Helicophagus (0 keepers)
Jump to next section Distribution of selected species
Jump to next section Most Kept Species
1. Pangasianodon hypophthalmus (67.71%)
2. Pangasius sanitwongsei (17.71%)
3. Pangasius pangasius (6.25%)
4. Pangasius larnaudii (4.17%)
5. Pangasianodon gigas (3.13%)
6. Pangasius conchophilus (1.04%)