Gallery description : pictures of catfish species

The life span is 8 - 20 years. Catfish lives in fast-flowing rivers and lakes. It has a scales skin type. The diet is carnivore. Catfish which methodical name is siluriformes is usually 1cm - 270cm (0.4in - 106in).

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Facts about catfishs
OriginWarm freshwater
PredatorsLarge fish, birds, mammals, reptiles
ColourBrown, black, yellow, white, tan, grey
Skin TypeScales
Conservation StatusThreatened
HabitatFast-flowing rivers and lakes
Optimum pH Level6.5 - 8.0
Average Clutch Size40
Scientific NameSiluriformes
Life Span8 - 20 years
Distinctive FeaturesFlat, broad head and whiskers
Water TypeFresh
Size (L)1cm - 270cm (0.4in - 106in)
Main PreyFish, frogs, worms
Image Details
Description Pictures of catfish species. Aquarium Catfish Species Catfish aquarium fish picture
Width 2371 pixels
Heigh 977 pixels
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