Catfish forktail


Scientific name

Neoarius spp.

Where they live

Catfish forktail adults are found to inhabit a variety of habitats from slow-flowing clear or turbid freshwaters, estuaries and inshore coastal marine environments.

Size and age

They grow to 60cm. Their maximum age unknown.

Fishing tips

Baited hook.

Last updated: 12 December 2017

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