Sailfin Catfish (Pterygoplichthys sp.)
Lorong Halus, 24th March 2013

This photo of a Sailfin Catfish was shared by Nikita Hengbok.

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Several species of Sailfin Catfishes (Pterygoplichthys spp.) have been introduced to various parts of the world, probably due to the release and abandonment of aquarium pets.

Two similar-looking species of Sailfin Armoured Catfish are believed to have feral populations in Singapore:

Amazon Sailfin Catfish (Pterygoplichthys pardalis)

Vermiculated Sailfin Catfish (Pterygoplichthys disjunctivus)

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