Morphology : Large scales present on the body.
Size : Can grow to more than 3.0 kg and more than 70 cm in
Biology : Known to spawn in the upper parts of the river
systems. Being an omnivore the diet mainly consists of fruits that
dropped in the river.
Distribution : Known to be found in Sungai Pertang, Sungai
Terengganu Mati, Sungai Siput, Sungai Kerbat , Sungai Cacing and
Highly prized fish.Market price ranges from RM18.00 to
RM25.00/kg. Has potential for aquaculture especially in pond and