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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black Bullhead Ameiurus melas

Observer

dfwuw

Date

August 22, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

December 2, 2009

Description

Found dead.
Maybe Pterodoras granulosus.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

January 14, 2010

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

December 2, 2009

Description

Found dead.
Maybe Pimelodus maculatus but im not sure.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

July 22, 2011

Description

Found dead on the coast of the river.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

December 30, 2008

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Brown Bullhead Catfish Ameiurus nebulosus

Observer

svarner

Date

September 20, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Plecos Genus Pterygoplichthys

Observer

johnkarges

Date

April 22, 2014 01:09 PM CDT

Description

Large adult armored catfish in San Antonio River at Pearl Brewery, abundant exotic.
N29.44319 W-98.48143

Photos / Sounds

Observer

fishesoftexas

Date

September 10, 2014 01:36 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

fdouglasmartin

Date

September 7, 2014 08:49 AM CDT

Description

Found dead on the beach among the stranded Sargassum weed.

Photos / Sounds

What

Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus

Observer

dave-barry

Date

September 13, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Brown Bullhead Catfish Ameiurus nebulosus

Observer

hjnugent

Date

September 12, 2014 08:18 PM EDT
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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.