Archive | March 2, 2017

“Extraordinary migration of giant Amazon catfish revealed”

The dorado catfish is sometimes called the gilded catfish due to its silver and gold skin and can grow up to 2 metres in length.


A giant silvery-gold catfish undertakes the longest freshwater migration of any fish, according to new research, travelling 11,600km from the Andes to the mouth of the Amazon and back.