|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Pangasius nasutus (Bleeker, 1863)|
|Type Locality||Bandjarmasin, Borneo, Indonesia.|
|Synonym(s)||Pangasius ponderosus, Pseudopangasius nasutus|
|Pronunciation||Pang ah see uss|
|Etymology||The name Pangasius comes from a local (Bengali) name of the fish (pungas).|
|Size||800mm or 31.5" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Sexing||Females are fuller-bodied.|
|Distribution||Sumatra, Borneo and Malay Peninsula, southeastern Asia.
Pacific, Greater Sunda Island Rivers, Sumatra Waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Pacific, Greater Sunda Island Rivers, Borneo Waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Pacific, Malaysia Waters, Peninsular Malaysia Waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|IUCN Red List Status||Least Concern|
|Furniture||Needs large amount of open space for swimming room and some plants to help reduce the nervous nature of the fish.|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|References||Versl. Akad. Amsterdamv. 15 - pp72|
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|Last Update||2013 Jan 04 12:09 (species record created: 2004 Apr 04 00:00)|