Cat-eLog Right Arrow Families Right Arrow Pangasiidae

Artistic impression of typical member of the Pangasiidae
Down arrow Family Overview
Distribution Asia
Common Names Iridescent Shark, Paroon Shark
Size Smallest 182mm, largest 3000mm, average 1147mm, most commonly 3000mm. All SL.
Species There are 20 "species" in 4 genera in the database
Keepers 6 species (30%) are being kept by registered keepers
Down arrow Subfamilies in Pangasiidae (by species)
1. 20 species (100%)
Down arrow Top Five Genera (by keepers)
1. Pangasianodon 2 species (80 keepers)
2. Pangasius 13 species (35 keepers)
3. Helicophagus 3 species (0 keepers)
4. Pseudolais 2 species (0 keepers)
Down arrow Distribution of Pangasiidae

Log in to view data on a map.
Down arrow Most Kept Species
1. Pangasianodon hypophthalmus (66.96%)
2. Pangasius sanitwongsei (18.26%)
3. Pangasius pangasius (6.09%)
4. Pangasius larnaudii (5.22%)
5. Pangasianodon gigas (2.61%)
6. Pangasius conchophilus (0.87%)
Down arrow Alphabetic Species List
(Chronological | Most Kept | Most Bred)
1. Helicophagus leptorhynchus (i:2, k:0, b:0)
2. Helicophagus typus (i:1, k:0, b:0)
3. Helicophagus waandersii (i:0, k:0, b:0)
4. Pangasianodon gigas (i:19, k:3, b:0)
5. Pangasianodon hypophthalmus (i:16, k:77, b:0)
6. Pangasius bocourti (i:6, k:0, b:0)
7. Pangasius conchophilus (i:6, k:1, b:0)
8. Pangasius djambal (i:0, k:0, b:0)
9. Pangasius elongatus (i:2, k:0, b:0)
10. Pangasius krempfi (i:1, k:0, b:0)
11. Pangasius larnaudii (i:7, k:6, b:0)
12. Pangasius macronema (i:6, k:0, b:0)
13. Pangasius mahakamensis (i:0, k:0, b:0)
14. Pangasius mekongensis (i:2, k:0, b:0)
15. Pangasius nasutus (i:4, k:0, b:0)
16. Pangasius pangasius (i:4, k:7, b:0)
17. Pangasius sanitwongsei (i:16, k:21, b:0)
18. Pangasius silasi (i:2, k:0, b:0)
19. Pseudolais micronemus (i:1, k:0, b:0)
20. Pseudolais pleurotaenia (i:3, k:0, b:0)