Chao Phraya catfish (Pangasius sanitwongsei)

Chao Phraya Catfish is a target species for fishing in ThailandName: Chao Phraya Catfish (Pangasius sanitwongsei)
Staus: Native:
The Chao Phraya catfish is found in the Mekong basin in addition to the Chao Phraya river system. On the other hand they are stocked in many man made lakes and fishing parks in Thailand. For example Dreamlake fishing resort. The Chao phraya catfish (Pangasius sanitwongsei) is a predatory species which and certainly a strong fighter. These catfish can be caught during the day time likewise at night. They will take a  large range of baits both live and dead fish. In addition they also take meat baits. Dreamlake has a small number of Chao Phraya Catfish. They rarely get caught at our lake but the ones that are caught are record size.