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What are species of Pangasius in Vietnam?
October 08, 2015, 03:27 PM

Following are fish belong to Pangasiidae family (Tra family) with Vietnamese name:

·     Helicophagus waandersii - Ca Tra chuot

·     Pangasius gigas - Ca Tra dau

·     Pangasius kunyit - Ca Tra ban

·     Pangasius hypophthalmus - Ca Tra nuoi

·     Pangasius micronema - Ca Tra

·     Pangasius larnaudii - Ca Vo dem

·     Pangasius sanitwongsei - Ca Vo co

·     Pangasius bocourti - Ca Basa

·     Pangasius macronema - Ca Xac soc

·     Pangasius pleurotaenia - Ca Xac bau

·     Pangasius conchophilus - Ca Hu

·     Pangasius polyuranodon - Ca Dua

·     Pangasius krempfi - Ca Bong lau

12 species among 13 as mentioned above belong to Pangasius family and one to Helicophasus family. However, two species of Pangasianodon hypophthalmus; Pangasius hypophthalmus (Tra) and Pangasius bocourti (Basa) have been culturing and developing in Vietnam.

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