Giant pangasius (Pangasius sanitwongsei)

The giant pangasius, paroon shark, pangasid-catfish or Chao Phraya giant catfish (Pangasius sanitwongsei) is a species of freshwater fish in the shark catfish family (Pangasiidae) of order Siluriformes, found in the Chao Phraya and Mekong basins in Indochina. Its populations have declined drastically, mainly due to overfishing, and it is now considered Critically Endangered.

Persebaran spesies

Asia: Chao Phraya and Mekong basins. 30644 0

Nama latin dalam sebutan lain (Sinonim)

Pangasius beani Smith, 1931
Pangasius sanitwangsei Smith, 1931

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Langfinnet hajmalle Denmark Danish
Chao Phraya giant catfish Thailand English
Dog-eating catfish USA English
Giant pangasius English
Giant pangasius USA English
Pangasid-catfish China English
Paroon shark Sweden English
Pla Thepa United Kingdom English
Paronihaimonni Finland Finnish
Trey po pruy Cambodia Khmer
Pa leum Laos Laotian
Pba leum Laos Laotian
短尾鯰 China Mandarin Chinese
短尾鲶 China Mandarin Chinese
長絲鯰 China Mandarin Chinese
长丝鲶 China Mandarin Chinese
Pla tepa Thailand Thai
Pla the pa Thailand Thai
Pla the pha Thailand Thai
Tepa Thailand Thai
ปลาเทพา Thailand Thai
Cá Vồ cờ Viet Nam Vietnamese


Froese R. & Pauly D. (eds) (2017). FishBase (version Feb 2017). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 2017 Annual Checklist (Roskov Y., Abucay L., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Bailly N., Kirk P.M., Bourgoin T., DeWalt R.E., Decock W., De Wever A., Nieukerken E. van, Zarucchi J., Penev L., eds.). Digital resource at Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-884X.

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