Perch – Lake Victoria

Perch – Lake Victoria

Lates Niloticus

Market Name(s): Lake Victoria Perch, Nile Perch

Primary Source(s): Congo, Nile, Lake Victoria, Uganda

Season: Year Round

Size Range:  Up to 10 lbs

Lake Victoria Perch is a freshwater fish found in Africa. These fish are caught by small boats working near the shore with longlines and gillnets.