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Jump to next section Summary of Bagarius
Pronounced bag are ee uss.
Etymology Bagarius: From the Bengali name of the fish (Vaghari).
Compatibility Reports exist of very anti-social behaviour amongst these fish in captivity so introduce other (large) fishes with extreme care.
Sexing Unknown.
Breeding Unreported in the aquarium.
Size Smallest 200mm, largest 1700mm, average 1025mm, most commonly 700mm. All SL.
Species There are 6 "species" in the database
Keepers 5 species (83%) are being kept by registered keepers
New spp. / time
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Jump to next section Most Kept Species
1. Bagarius yarrelli (50%)
2. Bagarius bagarius (23.33%)
3. Bagarius rutilus (10%)
4. Bagarius suchus (10%)
5. Bagarius sp. `INDOCHINA` (6.67%)
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Jump to next section Distribution of selected Bagarius species

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