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Recent observations

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Observer

akruger90

Date

March 11, 2016 03:31 PM EST

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What

Ictalurid Catfishes Family Ictaluridae

Observer

swampy

Date

May 23, 2016

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What

Striped Eel Catfish Plotosus lineatus

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maractwin

Date

May 5, 2016 05:38 PM ADT

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What

Yellow Bullhead Ameiurus natalis

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jan12

Date

May 21, 2016 09:49 AM EDT

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What

Black Bullhead Ameiurus melas

Observer

jniehaus

Date

May 21, 2016 11:12 AM EDT

Description

20 anal fin rays;
posterior edge of pectoral fins not serrated;
dark barbels;
light vertical band on caudal peduncle;

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What

Catfishes Order Siluriformes

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jodihicks

Date

May 21, 2016 09:44 AM EDT

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What

Yellow Bullhead Ameiurus natalis

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jniehaus

Date

May 21, 2016 09:18 AM EDT

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Yellow Bullhead Ameiurus natalis

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jniehaus

Date

May 20, 2016 11:03 AM EDT

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What

Yellow Bullhead Ameiurus natalis

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applegate27

Date

May 20, 2016 08:11 PM EDT

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What

Brown Bullhead Catfish Ameiurus nebulosus

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naturalist632

Date

May 20, 2016 03:03 PM PDT

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What

Catfishes Order Siluriformes

Observer

kimmiccy

Date

May 20, 2016 04:46 PM GST

Description

Possibly Chanel catfish

Photos / Sounds

What

Brown Bullhead Catfish Ameiurus nebulosus

Date

May 20, 2016 12:07 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...

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