Walking Catfish (Clarias batrachus)

SCIENTIFIC CLASSIFICATION

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Chordata
  • Class: Actinopterygii
  • Order: Siluriformes
  • Family: Clariidae
  • Genus: Clarias
  • Species: Clarias batrachus
Common names: Walking Catfish, Gunther's Walking catfish Thai name: Plah Duk (ดุกด้าน) Thailand status: Native Max size: 66.1kg Diet: Omivorous - Scavenger - crustaceans, worms, small fish, zooplankton Habitat: Freshwater/Brackish water