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    • Siluriformes
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    • Catfishes
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    • Peces gatos, bagres y parientes

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Recent observations

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Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

March 24, 2015

Description

Numerous fish (mostly bullhead) and frogs found dead.

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What

Hardhead Catfish Ariopsis felis

Observer

fishesoftexas

Date

the past

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What

Flathead catfish Pylodictis olivaris

Observer

fishesoftexas

Date

March 8, 2015 01:07 PM CDT

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What

hardhead catfish Arius felis

Observer

ryan3

Date

February 20, 2015

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What

Juiles Genus Rhamdia

Observer

tobler

Date

March 13, 2015

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Observer

leptonia

Date

March 13, 2015 09:38 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

About 20-25 cm long

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Observer

matt_fedler

Date

February 22, 2015

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What

Plecos Family Loricariidae

Observer

josefa

Date

January 31, 2015 03:43 PM CST

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What

Tadpole madtom (Noturus gyrinus) Noturus gyrinus

Observer

dsruppel

Date

March 6, 2015 05:42 PM CST

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Square

What

Plecos Family Loricariidae

Observer

carlospalacioadh

Date

February 8, 2012

Place

MACUSPANA (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

cmilewski

Date

July 21, 2013

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No photos or sounds

Observer

cmilewski

Date

July 21, 2013
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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.