Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, Inland Fishery Resources Development and Management Department
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Habitat Living in rivers, peatland, acidic waters, and slow water flow with a pH of 3-6.5, an aquatic environment where there are a lot of submerged grass or aquatic plants. Distribution These fish are found in Indonesia, Malaysia, and Thailand. In Indonesia, the distribution area is in Sumatra, Bangka, and Kalimantan. Food It's a type of omnivorous fish species which preys on zooplankton, insect larvae, crustaceans, worms, organic detritus, and aquatic plants. Reproduction It has a spawning pattern throughout the year with peak spawning period at the beginning of the rainy season. The fecundity of serandang fish ranges from 1,000 to 2,275 eggs.
- Inland fishes