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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Blue Catfish Ictalurus furcatus

Observer

trent

Date

June 26, 2016 12:32 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black Bullhead Ameiurus melas

Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

June 22, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Fish were sampled at Mentor Marsh State Nature Preserve by Cleveland Metroparks staff as part of the Great Lakes Coastal Wetland Monitoring Program.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Brown Bullhead Catfish Ameiurus nebulosus

Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

June 22, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Fish were sampled at Mentor Marsh State Nature Preserve by Cleveland Metroparks staff as part of the Great Lakes Coastal Wetland Monitoring Program.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Yellow Bullhead Ameiurus natalis

Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

June 22, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Fish were sampled at Mentor Marsh State Nature Preserve by Cleveland Metroparks staff as part of the Great Lakes Coastal Wetland Monitoring Program.

Photos / Sounds

What

Brown Bullhead Catfish Ameiurus nebulosus

Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

June 21, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Fish were sampled at Mentor Marsh State Nature Preserve by Cleveland Metroparks staff as part of the Great Lakes Coastal Wetland Monitoring Program.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus

Observer

enriquetrevio

Date

June 23, 2016 02:52 AM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Blue Catfish Ictalurus furcatus

Observer

wesleyn

Date

June 23, 2016 11:27 AM CDT

Description

Caught using minnow bait on lake Travis

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Yellow Bullhead Ameiurus natalis

Observer

atassin

Date

June 22, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus

Observer

anewman

Date

June 22, 2016

Place

Zube Park (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Plecostomus Hypostomus watwata

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

May 30, 2016 09:22 AM PDT

Description

Big and plentiful! Introduced from the aquarium trade. So abundant and algae-hungry that they create problems for native stream fish.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

hfabian

Date

June 3, 2016

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

lattanz

Date

June 18, 2016

Description

Discover the creek fish

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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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