Size of Milkfish
|Up to 35 pounds
|Up to 15 years
The Milkfish is a member of the chordata, In taxonomy, its phylum is Chordata, the class is Actinopterygii, and it belongs to the order Gonorhynchiformes.
The Milkfish belonged to the family Chanidae, mainly distributed in Asia, Ocean. They like to live in tropical freshwater lakes and rivers, and Their skin type is scales, and their bodies have multiple colors, mainly blue, white, green, silver. In addition, algae and small invertebrates are also foods that it often preys.Their main predators are indo-pacific tarpons and tenpounders.It is currently estimated that there are Milkfish production exceeds 1.1 million tons per year.
The most distinctive feature of Milkfish is deeply forked tail.