They discover the largest freshwater fish in the world: the 300-kilogram stingray

image source, The wonders of the Mekong River


Giant freshwater stingrays are an endangered species

Experts say the 300kg stingray fish caught in Cambodia’s Mekong River is the largest freshwater fish ever documented.

remove the animal from its throne a giant catfish 293 kg caught in Thailand in 2005.

Although there is no official record or database about the giant freshwater fish, scientists are confident of their discovery.

the river Mekongwhere it was found, is a place rich in biodiversity, but overfishing, dams and pollution threaten its fragile ecosystem.

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