Osphronemus goramy in Sri Lanka
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Main Ref.
Also Ref.
Occurrence introduced
Importance commercial Ref.
Aquaculture Ref.
Regulations Ref.
Freshwater Yes
Brackish Yes
Saltwater No
Live export ornamental
Bait No
Gamefish No
Abundance common (usually seen) Ref. Pethiyagoda, R., 1991
Comments

Occurs in alll types of still waters. Occasionally encountered in brackish waters. Most common in the coastal wet zone swamps. Popular in the wild and wells of Migahatenne area (Bentota basin). Large fish can be seen in the ponds at the Polonnaruwa and Kitulgala rest houses. Also Ref. 9987, 4833, 1739, 43638.

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(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Welcomme, Robin L.
Modified by Pablico, Grace Tolentino
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