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Tambaqui

Library_Tambaqui

Name: Tambaqui.
Species: Colossoma macropomum.
Thai name: Pla jermet.
Max length: 1.2m.
Max weight: 40kg.
IGFA record: 32.4kg (71lb 7oz.)
Diet: Fruit, water plants, nuts, insects, shrimp, maize, bread, pellet and boilies.

Tarpon

Atlantic_Tarpon

Name: Tarpon.
Species: Megalops atlanticus.
Thai name: Pla tarpon Atlantic.
Max length: 2.8m.
Max weight: 180kg.
IGFA record: 130kg (286lb 9oz).
Diet: fish, shrimp, crabs, frogs and insects.

Tiger Catfish

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Name: Tiger catfish (sorubim barred).
Species: Pseudoplatystoma fasciatum.
Thai name: Pla sira.
Max length: 1.5m.
Max weight: 60kg.
IGFA record: 35lbs.10ozs-16.17kgs.
Diet: Fish, squid, frogs, earthworms, crustaceans, shrimp.

Wallago Attu

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Name: Wallago attu.
Species: Wallago attu.
Thai name: Pla krao.
Max length: 2.5m.
Max weight: 50kg.
IGFA record: 18.6kg.
Diet: Fish, squid, animals, frogs, birds, shrimp, crustaceans, and molluscs.

Wallago Leeri

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Name: Wallago leeri.
Species: Wallago leeri.
Thai name: Pla ituk.
Max length: 3m.
Max weight: 100kg.
IGFA record: Vacant.
Diet: Fish, squid, animals, frogs, birds, shrimp, crustaceans, and molluscs. (and humans!)

Jau Catfish

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Name: Zungaro zungaro, or jau catfish.
Species: Pimelodidae siluriformes.
Thai name: Pla jauhoo.
Max length: 1.5m.
Max weight: 100kg.
IGFA record: 49.44kg 109lb.
Diet: fish, squid, shrimp, frogs, scavenger almost any food item.