Ferocious venomous fish sneaks into Yangtze River

The garpike is one of the world’s top ten ferocious freshwater fishes.

Chen Xiang’an, a citizen in Wanzhou District of Chongqing, caught a queer-looking fish in the Wanzhou section of the Yangtze River days ago. Staff from Wanzhou District Fishery Administration of Chongqing inspected this fish and confirmed that it is a kind of venomous fish named garpike, originally living in the Mississippi River of North America.

Tan Jiangang