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  • Catalan
    • Peix gat americà
  • Scientific Names
    • Ictalurus punctatus
  • English
    • Channel Catfish
    • Channel Cat
  • Spanish
    • bagre de canal

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Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus

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codyhough

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August 22, 2016 07:19 PM EDT

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Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus

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chepnerks

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April 10, 2016 04:06 PM CDT

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Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus

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jacob26

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March 21, 2016 05:17 PM CDT

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Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus

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fishesoftexas

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May 25, 2016 04:02 PM CDT

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Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus

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ted16

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August 7, 2016 09:39 PM EDT

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Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus

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loriannkayaker

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July 26, 2014 09:56 AM ADT

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Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus

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e_keith

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July 16, 2016 04:25 PM CDT

Description

Caught from Neches River.

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Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus

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swampy

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July 15, 2016 11:11 AM EDT

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Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus

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asl5120

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July 6, 2016 08:20 PM EDT

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Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus

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jyakel28

Date

July 21, 2015

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Day fishing in Camanche Reservoir.

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Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus

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enriquetrevio

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June 23, 2016 02:52 AM CDT

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(Somewhere...)

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Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus

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anewman

Date

June 22, 2016

Place

Zube Park (Google, OSM)
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Description from Wikipedia

Channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus, is North America's most numerous catfish species. It is the official fish of Missouri, Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas, and Tennessee, and is informally referred to as a "channel cat". In the United States, they are the most fished catfish species with approximately 8 million anglers targeting them per year. The popularity of channel catfish for food has contributed to the rapid growth of aquaculture of this species in the United States.

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