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by bathyclarias
21 Mar 2023, 21:08
Forum: African Catfishes
Topic: Typus Gymnallabes
Replies: 2
Views: 704

Re: Typus Gymnallabes

I have not heard of this species ever spawning in captivity. It seems that these days it is a pretty rare import.
by bathyclarias
01 Sep 2022, 03:28
Forum: Cat-eLog data issues
Topic: Etymology of Mastiglanis? or at least of "glanis"?
Replies: 14
Views: 4203

Re: Etymology of Mastiglanis? or at least of "glanis"?

I haven't come across anything about "a fish that can eat the bait without touching the hook" but there is apparently some debate as to which fish was originally referred to as "glanis" by the ancient greeks, with some arguing that it referred to shad (Alosa). Hard to imagine Sil...