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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Flathead Catfish Pylodictis olivaris

Observer

tkrehbiel

Date

July 23, 2016 12:57 PM CDT

Description

A baby flathead catfish. You can tell it from a mad tom because of the small clear patch on the tail fin. Was caught in a seine at the WSU Ninnescah field station.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

July 20, 2016 05:16 PM ART

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black Bullhead Ameiurus melas

Observer

e_keith

Date

July 16, 2016 12:52 PM CDT

Description

In beaver pond along slough of Box Creek.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

July 19, 2016 12:44 PM ART

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

July 19, 2016 11:17 AM ART

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

jameswbeck

Date

December 23, 2008 12:57 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Flathead Catfish Pylodictis olivaris

Observer

e_keith

Date

July 17, 2016 10:27 AM CDT

Description

Caught in Neches River.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Catfishes Order Siluriformes

Observer

naturenut

Date

July 22, 2016 04:21 PM HST

Description

I found it floating dead :(

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus

Observer

e_keith

Date

July 16, 2016 04:25 PM CDT

Description

Caught from Neches River.

Photos / Sounds

What

Gafftopsail Catfish Bagre marinus

Observer

andyk

Date

July 18, 2016 12:37 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

awakida

Date

March 28, 2008 08:57 AM HST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Capturado en el rio Palizada con red de enmalle de 3 pulgadas

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Yellow Bullhead Ameiurus natalis

Observer

cullen

Date

July 21, 2016 09:57 PM CDT
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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...

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