|EMW id||EMW ref. id||FAO species category||Species||Scientific name||Lower EMW (g)||Upper EMW (g)||Reference indicates lower or upper EMW figure?||EMW Method||Length-weight calculations||*** Fish Size Quote ***||*** Explanatory Notes ***||Country||Link to reference (external site)||Reference document||Reference url||Link to FishBase.org Species Summary (external site)|
|EMW-80||1||Giant gourami||Giant gourami||Osphronemus goramy||2,000.00||3,000.00||Both||Weight or weight range||NONE||Giant gourami (Osphronemus goramy)|
They are cultured in China, Ceylon, India and the Philippine Islands. They usually require 2 to 3 years to reach harvestable size but bring a high market price. Giant gourami reach a maximum length of 65 cm and are sexually mature at 2 to 3 years of age when they weigh 2 to 3 kgs.
|China, Ceylon, India, the Philippine Islands||More info.||Raising Healthy Fish|
By members of the Aquatic Task Force. Christian Veterinary Centre
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