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Recent observations

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What

Catfishes Order Siluriformes

Observer

gonzalezii

Date

January 30, 2016 02:27 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sailfin catfish Pterygoplichthys multiradiatus

Observer

mlodinow

Date

July 28, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Catfishes Order Siluriformes

Observer

coreyjlange

Date

March 10, 2012

Place

Carara (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Catfishes Order Siluriformes

Observer

cwwood

Date

January 27, 2016 01:26 PM EST

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Square

Date

November 10, 2007 11:36 AM CST

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Square

What

Black Bullhead Ameiurus melas

Observer

flaviorocchi

Date

August 20, 2011

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Yellow Bullhead Ameiurus natalis

Observer

dneuharth

Date

December 23, 2015 12:38 PM CST

Description

Caught on rod and reel.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Yellow Bullhead Ameiurus natalis

Observer

mjwarman

Date

September 18, 2015

Description

Record from Cleveland Metroparks Backyard Biodiversity Bash 2015

Naturalists & natural resource professionals at Cleveland Metroparks were assisted by local experts (Lake Erie Allegheny Partnership for Biodiversity, Cleveland Museum of Natural History, many volunteers) in the annual bioblitz of a constructed wetland behind the Watershed Stewardship Center, and meadow above a former landfill.

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Observer

sarka

Date

January 17, 2016

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Square

What

Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus

Observer

kylefitzroy

Date

June 7, 2014 07:48 AM EDT

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Square

What

Blue Catfish Ictalurus furcatus

Observer

kylefitzroy

Date

June 7, 2014 08:13 AM EDT

Description

22 inches

Photos / Sounds

Observer

beschwar

Date

January 1, 2016

Description

Found in many caves in the region

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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.