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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Catfishes Order Siluriformes

Observer

kevinpeese

Date

August 30, 2016 06:00 PM EDT

Place

Haddam, CT (Google, OSM)

Description

Baby catfish in the connecticut river. Appears unwell. Maybe a baitfish.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Freckled Madtom Noturus nocturnus

Observer

fishesoftexas

Date

June 16, 2016 12:29 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Yellow Bullhead Ameiurus natalis

Observer

fishesoftexas

Date

June 16, 2016 12:29 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Yellow Bullhead Ameiurus natalis

Observer

fishesoftexas

Date

June 16, 2016 11:25 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Blue Catfish Ictalurus furcatus

Observer

trnwrinfo

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Flathead Catfish Pylodictis olivaris

Observer

trnwrinfo

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus

Observer

trnwrinfo

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Black Bullhead Ameiurus melas

Observer

trnwrinfo

Date

the past

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No photos or sounds

What

Yellow Bullhead Ameiurus natalis

Observer

trnwrinfo

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

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What

Yellow Bullhead Ameiurus natalis

Observer

fishesoftexas

Date

June 16, 2016 09:02 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Black Bullhead Ameiurus melas

Observer

fishesoftexas

Date

June 15, 2016 03:24 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus

Observer

montanaclan

Date

July 2, 2001 06:30 PM MDT
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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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