Cat Fish

Cat fish

Trade name Cat fish
Scientific Arius maculatus
French Loup
Spanish Lobo
Gear used Trawl net and Gill net
Peak season September to March
Distribution West coasts of India
Areas of abundance Karnataka, Goa and Maharashtra coasts

Giant marine cat fish

Trade Name Giant marine cat fish
Scientific Name Arius thalassinus
French Loup
Spanish Lobo
Gear used Trawl net and Gill net
Peak season March to June and September to October
Distribution East to West coasts of India
Areas of abundance Maharashtra coast