Fish Diversity

In this lake there are 30 species of freshwater fish and four of them are namely catfish endemic lake Sentani. Lake Sentani (Oxyeleotris heterodon), rainbow fish Sentani (Chilatherina sentaniensis), red rainbow fish (Glossolepis incisus) and shark saws  (Pristis Microdon).  Lake Sentani rich variety of marine life and has been used for freshwater fish farming. Lake Sentani is also used as a tourist location for swimming, boating, diving, fishing, water skiing and culinary tourism. Between the third endemic fish in the lake sentani  whose population is dwindling fish cork Lake Sentani, this is because the eggs of these fish eaten by fish cork from other species