Description:Head about as deep as wide; rounded snout;
without teeth on palate. Habitat:
Occurs in large lowland rivers. Diet:
Consists of bivalve mollusks, crustaceans, aquatic
macrophytes and plant detritus. Fishermen catch them
with trawls, seines, and traps.
and southeast Asia:
Thailand, Malaysia, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam and Indonesia.
Type locality: Sambas, western Borneo,
P.; Menezes, Naércio A.
(2007). "Systematics of the family Ariidae (Ostariophysi,
Siluriformes), with a redefinition of the genera"
Zootaxa 1416: 1–126. Rainboth, W.J. 1996 Fishes of the
Cambodian Mekong. FAO Species Identification Field
Guide for Fishery Purposes. FAO, Rome, 265 p.