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    • Siluriformes
  • English
    • Catfishes
  • Spanish
    • Peces gatos, bagres y parientes

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Recent observations

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What

Netuma barba Genidens barbus

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

December 13, 2014

Description

Fin bone.

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What

Striped Catfish Plotosus lineatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

November 24, 2014 08:34 AM EST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

fisherman

Date

November 5, 2011

Photos / Sounds

Observer

connlindajo

Date

December 3, 2014 12:43 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

What

Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus

Observer

dominic

Date

December 7, 2014

Description

A fisherman was kind enough to let me get a couple of pics of this fella. This was NOT a catch and release.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Plecos Family Loricariidae

Observer

hartvillestuff

Date

December 1, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Plecos Family Loricariidae

Observer

squid

Date

December 4, 2014 07:14 AM CST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Captivated

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What

Peces gatos, bagres y parientes Order Siluriformes

Observer

tierraiberica

Date

July 29, 2008

Place

Kafountine (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Striped Catfish Plotosus lineatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

November 18, 2014 08:19 AM EST

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What

Brown Bullhead Catfish Ameiurus nebulosus

Observer

torresgeog313

Date

November 26, 2014 07:55 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Catfishes Order Siluriformes

Date

November 24, 2014

Place

Red Bluff (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Peces gatos, bagres y parientes Order Siluriformes

Observer

tierraiberica

Date

June 16, 2008

Place

Kafountine (Google, OSM)
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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.