Profile updated on 9 September 2019

SUMMARY

SUMMARY

IDENTIFICATION

SCIENTIFIC NAME(s)

Pangasius hypophthalmus

SPECIES NAME(s)

Striped catfish

JURISDICTION

South Kalimantan, Riau, Jambi, Central Kalimantan, South Sumatra

PREDOMINANT PRODUCTION SYSTEM

Pond

WATER SOURCE

Fresh Water

JUVENILE SOURCE

hatchery - closed cycle


Recommendation for improvement
  • Feed companies should publicly disclose source fisheries and, where necessary, initiate Fishery Improvement Projects. The MMAF Independent Fish Feed Movement (GERPARI) should commit to sourcing raw materials from sustainable or improving source fisheries.