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    • Siluriformes
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    • Catfishes
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Recent observations

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Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

April 24, 2015

Description

Collected and released as part of an educational outing with the West Geauga High School and Cleveland Metroparks.

Photos / Sounds

What

Black Bullhead Ameiurus melas

Observer

fishesoftexas

Date

April 17, 2015 12:25 PM CDT

Description

Specimen deposited in Texas Natural History Collections (https://integrativebio.utexas.edu/biodiversity-collections/collections/ichthyology-fish)

Photos / Sounds

What

Yellow Bullhead Ameiurus natalis

Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

April 22, 2015

Description

Caught and released as part of an educational program with Cleveland Metroparks staff and Case Western Reserve University.

Adds to list of species at this site from 25 and 31 March 2015.

Photos / Sounds

What

Black Bullhead Ameiurus melas

Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

April 22, 2015

Description

Caught and released as part of an educational program with Cleveland Metroparks staff and Case Western Reserve University.

Adds to list of species at this site from 25 and 31 March 2015.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

ssprague

Date

June 16, 2012 09:36 AM MST

Description

a ball of catfish fry with an adult alongside

Photos / Sounds

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ssprague

Date

June 16, 2012 09:13 AM MST

Description

3 catfish heads in & around pool

Photos / Sounds

What

Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus

Observer

richardwasson

Date

April 19, 2015

Description

A fisherman just brought this this in. It was about 15" long.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Brown Bullhead Catfish Ameiurus nebulosus

Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

April 15, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus

Observer

tobler

Date

April 11, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Flathead catfish Pylodictis olivaris

Observer

tobler

Date

April 11, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus

Observer

musicwolf

Date

March 30, 2015 07:29 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bagres Family Ariidae

Observer

adorantes

Date

August 1, 2009
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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.