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    • Siluriformes
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    • Catfishes
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Recent observations

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What

Rineloricaria Parva (Boulenger, 1895) Rineloricaria parva

Observer

pantanaldouglas

Date

July 10, 2014

Description

TEST OBSERVATION

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Observer

kelshorn

Date

July 19, 2014

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Observer

jaykeller

Date

July 9, 2014 05:54 PM PDT

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No photos or sounds

What

flathead catfish Pylodictis olivaris

Observer

dtremont16

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Brownish with black spots

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

mjcasarez

Date

July 18, 2014 02:23 PM CDT

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Observer

martingrimm

Date

December 10, 2006 02:01 PM EAT

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What

Plecos Family Loricariidae

Observer

benlabay

Date

July 17, 2014 11:00 AM CDT

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Square

What

Black Bullhead Ameiurus melas

Observer

benlabay

Date

July 17, 2014 10:54 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

greglasley

Date

July 15, 2014

Description

I don't know the catfish species. Obviously a salt water catfish of some sort. Photos taken of the catfish in the grip of an Osprey.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Plecostomus Hypostomus plecostomus

Observer

santiagolg

Date

July 13, 2014

Description

se capturo un individuo junto con otras tres especies diferentes con trampa

Photos / Sounds

What

Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus

Observer

dominic

Date

July 11, 2014

Description

Before people start asking me how I know what it is, the park I where I found it at only stocks the pond with channel catfish. Before people ask me how I know what fish they stock, I help out at that park every weekend.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

oryzias

Date

September 10, 2011
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Description from Wikipedia

Catfishes (order Siluriformes) are a diverse group of ray-finned fish. Named for their prominent barbels, which resemble a cat's whiskers, catfish range in size and behavior from the heaviest and longest, the Mekong giant catfish from Southeast Asia and the second longest, the wels catfish of Eurasia, to detritivores (species that eat dead material on the bottom), and even to a tiny parasitic species commonly called the candiru, Vandellia cirrhosa. There are armour-plated types and also...

No range data available.