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Jump to next section Species List
1.Ameiurus brunneus(i:1, k:0)
2.Ameiurus catus(i:4, k:3)
3.Ameiurus melas(i:14, k:30)
4.Ameiurus natalis(i:10, k:25)
5.Ameiurus nebulosus(i:12, k:21)
6.Ameiurus platycephalus(i:1, k:1)
7.Ameiurus serracanthus(i:12, k:10)
8.Ictalurus australis(i:1, k:0)
9.Ictalurus balsanus(i:1, k:0)
10.Ictalurus dugesii(i:1, k:0)
11.Ictalurus furcatus(i:11, k:13)
12.Ictalurus lupus(i:2, k:0)
13.Ictalurus mexicanus(i:0, k:0)
14.Ictalurus ochoterenai(i:1, k:0)
15.Ictalurus pricei(i:4, k:0)
16.Ictalurus punctatus(i:17, k:51)
17.Noturus albater(i:1, k:0)
18.Noturus baileyi(i:1, k:0)
19.Noturus crypticus(i:2, k:0)
20.Noturus elegans(i:2, k:0)
21.Noturus eleutherus(i:1, k:0)
22.Noturus exilis(i:9, k:3)
23.Noturus flavater(i:3, k:1)
24.Noturus flavipinnis(i:2, k:0)
25.Noturus flavus(i:9, k:6)
26.Noturus funebris(i:1, k:1)
27.Noturus furiosus(i:0, k:0)
28.Noturus gilberti(i:1, k:0)
29.Noturus gladiator(i:1, k:0)
30.Noturus gyrinus(i:19, k:10)
31.Noturus hildebrandi(i:1, k:0)
32.Noturus insignis(i:15, k:6)
33.Noturus lachneri(i:1, k:0)
34.Noturus leptacanthus(i:4, k:1)
35.Noturus miurus(i:4, k:1)
36.Noturus munitus(i:2, k:0)
37.Noturus nocturnus(i:1, k:0)
38.Noturus phaeus(i:2, k:0)
39.Noturus placidus(i:0, k:0)
40.Noturus stanauli(i:0, k:0)
41.Noturus stigmosus(i:1, k:0)
42.Noturus taylori(i:0, k:1)
43.Noturus trautmani(i:0, k:0)
44.Prietella lundbergi(i:0, k:0)
45.Prietella phreatophila(i:5, k:0)
46.Pylodictis olivaris(i:12, k:13)
47.Satan eurystomus(i:1, k:0)
48.Trogloglanis pattersoni(i:1, k:0)
Jump to next section Total of 48 species
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Family Common NameNorth American Catfishes
DistributionNorth America
Common NamesBullhead, Channel or Flathead Catfish, Madtom, Stonecat
SizeSmallest 42mm, largest 1651mm, average 266mm, most commonly 150mm. All SL.
SpeciesThere are 48 species in 7 genera in the database
Keepers18 species (37%) are being kept by registered keepers
Jump to next section Top Five Genera
1.Ameiurus , 7 species (90 keepers)
2.Ictalurus , 9 species (64 keepers)
3.Noturus , 27 species (30 keepers)
4.Pylodictis , 1 species (13 keepers)
5.Prietella , 2 species (0 keepers)
Jump to next section Distribution of selected species
Jump to next section Most Kept Species
1. Ictalurus punctatus (25.89%)
2. Ameiurus melas (15.23%)
3. Ameiurus natalis (12.69%)
4. Ameiurus nebulosus (10.66%)
5. Pylodictis olivaris (6.6%)
6. Ictalurus furcatus (6.6%)
7. Noturus gyrinus (5.08%)
8. Ameiurus serracanthus (5.08%)
9. Noturus insignis (3.05%)
10. Noturus flavus (3.05%)
11. Noturus exilis (1.52%)
12. Ameiurus catus (1.52%)
13. Noturus taylori (0.51%)
14. Noturus miurus (0.51%)
15. Noturus leptacanthus (0.51%)
16. Noturus funebris (0.51%)
17. Noturus flavater (0.51%)
18. Ameiurus platycephalus (0.51%)