Tambaqui Fishing Article
Tambaqui Fish Species Information
|Scientific Fish Name:||Colossoma macropomum|
|Other Fish Species Names:||Pacu, Black pacu, Black-finned pacu, Giant pacu, Cachama and Gamitana|
|Regions Fished:||South America|
The tambaqui is the largest characin of South America. The tambaqui is found in the Amazon and Orinoco basins in its wild form. However, its pisciculture form largely distributed in South America.