Ghost Knifefish (Notopterus notopterus)

Smallest of the Featherbacks / Knifefishes the Ghost Knifefish grows to 0.5kg

SCIENTIFIC CLASSIFICATION

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Chordata
  • Class: Actinopterygii
  • Order: Osteoglossiformes
  • Family: Notopteridae
  • Genus: Notopterus
  • Species: Notopterus notopterus
Common names: Ghost Knifefish,Grey Featherback Thai name: Plah Chalat, (สลาด) Thailand status: Native Max size: 0.5kg (1.1lb) Diet: Carnivorous: Fish, Insects, Worms Habitat: Freshwater.