Giant Catfish

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Giant Catfish
Giant Catfish PG Field Sprite.png
Real-world info
Name: Pangasianodon gigas
Family: Pangasiidae - Shark catfish
Main appearances
Other appearances
Name in other languages
 おおナマズ
 Unknown
 silure géant
 siluro gigante
 p. gatto gigante
 N/A
 N/A
 Unknown
 silure géant
 siluro gigante
 Riesenwels
 N/A

The Giant Catfish is a freshwater fish in the Animal Crossing series that appears in Doubutsu no Mori, Animal Crossing, and Doubutsu no Mori e+. It appears in the lake during the summer.

Catch details[edit]

In Animal Crossing[edit]

#8
Giant Catfish
"I caught a giant catfish! (That's because I used a giant mousefish as bait!)"

Time of year Jun – Aug
Time of day 4 PM – 9 AM
Location Lake
Shadow size Very large
Selling price  3000 Bells
Feng shui None
Furniture size 2.0 x 1.0


Donating to the museum[edit]

In Animal Crossing[edit]

"Hoo my! What a large fish! If I remember correctly, these beasties can only be caught in ponds, wot wot! Catfish whiskers don't actually sting, you know. The 'sting' comes from stiff pectoral barbs located below the gills. Simply ecstatic to have this fine fellow. We'll take good care of him. Hoo! I promise you that!"

Gallery[edit]

Real-world information[edit]

The Mekong giant catfish is an Asian fish. It is critically endangered.

See also[edit]