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Artistic impression of typical member of the Ictaluridae
Family Common Name North American Catfishes
Distribution North America
Common Names Bullhead, Channel or Flathead Catfish, Madtom, Stonecat
Size Smallest 42mm, largest 1650mm, average 298mm, most commonly 150mm. All SL.
Species There are 48 species in 7 genera in the database
Keepers 18 species (37%) are being kept by registered keepers
 
Down arrow Subfamilies in Ictaluridae
1. None 48 species (100%)
 
Down arrow Top Five Genera
1. Noturus 27 species (5041 keepers)
2. Ictalurus 9 species (1017 keepers)
3. Prietella 2 species (406 keepers)
4. Ameiurus 7 species (373 keepers)
5. Pylodictis 1 species (217 keepers)
 
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Down arrow Most Kept Species
1. Ictalurus punctatus (24.88%)
2. Ameiurus melas (15.67%)
3. Ameiurus natalis (11.98%)
4. Ameiurus nebulosus (10.6%)
5. Ictalurus furcatus (6.91%)
6. Pylodictis olivaris (6.45%)
7. Noturus gyrinus (6.45%)
8. Ameiurus serracanthus (4.61%)
9. Noturus flavus (3.23%)
10. Noturus insignis (2.76%)
11. Noturus exilis (1.84%)
12. Ameiurus catus (1.38%)
13. Noturus leptacanthus (0.92%)
14. Noturus taylori (0.46%)
15. Noturus miurus (0.46%)
16. Noturus funebris (0.46%)
17. Noturus flavater (0.46%)
18. Ameiurus platycephalus (0.46%)
 
Down arrow Species List
1. Ameiurus brunneus (i:1, k:0)
2. Ameiurus catus (i:4, k:3)
3. Ameiurus melas (i:14, k:34)
4. Ameiurus natalis (i:10, k:26)
5. Ameiurus nebulosus (i:14, k:23)
6. Ameiurus platycephalus (i:1, k:1)
7. Ameiurus serracanthus (i:3, 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:15)
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:54)
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:4)
23. Noturus flavater (i:3, k:1)
24. Noturus flavipinnis (i:2, k:0)
25. Noturus flavus (i:9, k:7)
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:14)
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:2)
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:14)
47. Satan eurystomus (i:1, k:0)
48. Trogloglanis pattersoni (i:1, k:0)