Thursday, 30 September 2010
It is a "Big Fish"
A Piraiba (119Kg) was photographed by Celivaldo Carneiro this morning at the market in Santarem and sold for r$700(about US$400). I Heard rumour of this species( Brachyplatystoma filamentosum)reaching 200Kg. Piraibas are considered the largest species of fish in South America.
Posted by Gil Serique: Culture, Windsurf & Wildlife In the Amazon at 07:25