Firewood Catfish

CATFISH - Firewood Catfish

The firewood catfish, Sorubimichthys planiceps, a species of South American pimelodid catfish, is the sole member of the genus Sorubimichthys.

Known by locals along the Amazon Basin as Peixe-lenha, the Firewood catfish is so called because it is of little eating value and is often dried and used for firewood.

If you’d like to know anything more about catching¬† Firewood Catfish when fishing in Thailand then the Fish East Asia team are here to help with your questions.

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