Observations in the Order: Siluriformes

Showing all observations that have a likely ID using the The South African National Biodiversity Institute's southern African Species Dictionary

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African sharptooth catfish

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Location: Rietvlei Dam Nature Reserve
Observed: 9th November 2014
Added: 20th November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

In shallow water downstream of weir.

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Striped Eel Catfish

Striped Eel Catfish - Plotosus lineatus
By: Rowan Watt-Pringle
Sea Coral AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeysWEI Indian Ocean Marine Training CentreWildlife & Ecological Investments
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Location: Sodwana Bay
Observed: 20th February 2013
Added: 7th October 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Sea Catfish

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By: Caroline Voget
Botanical Society of South AfricaFriends of Meadowridge Common
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Location: Fish Hoek Beach
Observed: 12th September 2014
Added: 19th September 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

About 25 cm or more. Dead. Washed up on Fish Hoek beach.

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Natal seacatfish at Fern Coral reef

Galeichthys trowi Natal seacatfish P8046806
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Fern Coral Reef, Scottburgh
Observed: 4th August 2014
Added: 18th August 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Striped eel catfish

Striped eel catfish
By: Pieterjl
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Location: Sodwana Bay
Observed: 13th November 2013
Added: 16th August 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Natal seacatfish at Cowrie Reef

Galeichthys trowi Natal seacatfish P8046875
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Cowrie reef, Scottburgh
Observed: 4th August 2014
Added: 12th August 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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sea catfish

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By: ROV_Ryan
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSouth African Institute for Aquatic Biodiversity
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Location: Durban S3
Observed: 23rd May 2014
Added: 12th August 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Sharptooth catfish

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel’s reputation in FishFrancois Kriel’s reputation in Fish
Location: Fish river hiking trial
Observed: 13th June 2014
Added: 4th August 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Can`t they get away any more?

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By: WolfRolandWolfRoland’s reputation in Fish
Location: 28, Chert End
Observed: 2nd February 2014
Added: 8th July 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
Description:

Up to 30 fish behind an overflow of the lake of the Irene Country Hotel

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Catfish 4web 1189

Catfish 4web 1188
By: guido.cozaguido.coza’s reputation in Fish
Location: Augrabies Falls N.P.
Observed: 9th January 2013
Added: 8th June 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
Description:

presumably mating, close to river bank, 1,2-1.4m massif,

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White seacatfish at Steenbras Reef

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Steenbras Deep
Observed: 26th January 2005
Added: 24th April 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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White seacatfish at the Rockeater wreck

Galeichthys feliceps P5197807
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Rockeater wreck
Observed: 19th May 2013
Added: 14th April 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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White seacatfish at Pinnacle

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Pinnacle
Observed: 13th September 2005
Added: 12th April 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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White seacatfish at Percy's Hole Cave

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Percy's Hole cave
Observed: 12th January 2006
Added: 11th April 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:2
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White seacatfish at the Orotava wreck

Galeichthys feliceps P5050108
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Orotava wreck
Observed: 5th May 2012
Added: 10th April 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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White seacatfish at Glencairn barge wreck

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Glencairn barge wreck
Observed: 30th September 2005
Added: 8th April 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:1
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White seacatfish at the Brunswick wreck

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Brunswick wreck
Observed: 24th November 2004
Added: 31st March 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:7
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Lake Panic Fish

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By: Ernest Porter
Location: Kruger National Park
Observed: 20th January 2014
Added: 24th January 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Chobe fish

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By: Ernest Porter
Location: Chobe Safari Lodge
Observed: 3rd July 2013
Added: 10th January 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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Catfish

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By: JoachimJoachim’s reputation in Fish
Location: Letaba, Krüger-Nationalpark
Observed: 9th July 2013
Added: 28th December 2013
Identifications:2
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

Freshwater

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Fish

Fish
By: Luc
BirdLife South AfricaBotanical Society of South AfricaFriends of Kenilworth Race Course
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Location: Ngamiland East, North West
Observed: 10th October 2013
Added: 2nd December 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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Clarias gariepinus

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By: Ryan van HuyssteenRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Fish
Location: Makuleke area, Kruger National Park
Observed: 20th September 2013
Added: 7th October 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:2
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Pennant-tailed suckermouth

Pennant-tailed suckermouth
By: Andrew Deacon
South African National ParksToyota Enviro Outreach
Fish expert
Location: S3, Kruger National Park
Observed: 22nd August 2012
Added: 22nd September 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Chiloglanis paratus

Chiloglanis paratus
By: Andrew Deacon
South African National ParksToyota Enviro Outreach
Fish expert
Location: S25, Kruger National Park
Observed: 28th August 2013
Added: 21st September 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Silver catfish

Silver catfish
By: Andrew Deacon
South African National ParksToyota Enviro Outreach
Fish expert
Location: Solwezi (site 2), North-Western Zambia
Observed: 29th May 2013
Added: 10th September 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Catlet

Catlet
By: Andrew Deacon
South African National ParksToyota Enviro Outreach
Fish expert
Location: Solwezi, North-Western Zambia
Observed: 28th May 2013
Added: 14th July 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Mountain catfish

Mountain catfish
By: Andrew Deacon
South African National ParksToyota Enviro Outreach
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Location: Solwezi, North-Western Zambia
Observed: 28th May 2013
Added: 10th July 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:2
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Parauchenoglanis ngamensis

Parauchenoglanis ngamensis
By: Andrew Deacon
South African National ParksToyota Enviro Outreach
Fish expert
Location: Solwezi, North-Western Zambia
Observed: 28th May 2013
Added: 24th June 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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Synodontis

Synodontis
By: Andrew Deacon
South African National ParksToyota Enviro Outreach
Fish expert
Location: Solwezi, North-Western Zambia
Observed: 29th May 2013
Added: 23rd June 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Synodontis

Synodontis
By: Andrew Deacon
South African National ParksToyota Enviro Outreach
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Location: Solwezi, North-Western
Observed: 29th May 2013
Added: 23rd June 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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