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    • Siluriformes
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Recent observations

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Observer

elham

Date

May 25, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Catfishes Order Siluriformes

Observer

lisabrunetti

Date

May 22, 2015

Description

This catfish was caught in the Pacific Ocean near Jama, Ecuador

Photos / Sounds

What

Catfishes Order Siluriformes

Observer

jaykeller

Date

April 2, 2015 09:46 AM PDT

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Observer

tobler

Date

May 21, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Yellow Bullhead Ameiurus natalis

Observer

jonahevans

Date

May 24, 2015 11:12 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

walking catfish (Clarias batrachus) Clarias batrachus

Observer

drishadwati

Date

November 20, 2013

Description

walking catfich...thriving in stagnant water pools...

Photos / Sounds

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What

Tadpole Noturus gyrinus

Observer

debrainpa

Date

May 18, 2015

Description

Tadpoles in a large mud puddle, not a pond, it only fills up when we have quite a bit of rain.

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What

Pleco Hypostomus plecostomus

Observer

greglasley

Date

May 21, 2015

Description

I have been told this is some sort of introduced "armored catfish" which is common here. It is in the grasp of a Yellow-crowned Night-Heron

Photos / Sounds

What

Redtail catfish Phractocephalus hemioliopterus

Observer

eunbin

Date

May 21, 2015 05:56 PM SGT

Description

A fish with two barbels. Center of the body is black-gray while the side is white. The tips of dorsal fin and caudal fin are yellow-orange. Pretty large in size, about 50-60cm.

Photos / Sounds

What

Blue Catfish Ictalurus furcatus

Observer

jaykeller

Date

May 17, 2015 06:56 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Blue Catfish Ictalurus furcatus

Observer

finatic

Date

May 17, 2015 03:57 PM PDT

Description

Imperial County, California, US

Lack of black spots on the flanks leads me to believe this is a Blue Catfish instead of a Channel Catfish. But I'm not positive.

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Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

May 16, 2015 08:34 AM PDT

Description

About 18 inches long,

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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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