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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Seacatfish

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By: seastung
SeaKeysSouthern Underwater Research Group
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Location: Aliwal shoal
Observed: 27th August 2012
Added: 2nd April 2015
Identifications:1
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Sharptooth catfish

Sharptooth catfish (3)
By: Andrew Deacon
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSouth African National ParksToyota Enviro Outreach
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Location: Letaba River, Kruger Park
Observed: 16th March 2014
Added: 2nd April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Sharp-toothed Catfish

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By: Ryan van HuyssteenRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Fish
Location: Medike
Observed: 2nd February 2015
Added: 18th March 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Description:

Sand River

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White seacatfish at Steenbras Deep

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Steenbras Deep
Observed: 26th January 2005
Added: 16th March 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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White seacatfish at Pinnacle

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Pinnacle
Observed: 27th January 2004
Added: 10th March 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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White seacatfish at Hotlips Pinnacle

Galeichthys feliceps and Callopatiria formosa P2150020
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Hotlips Pinnacle
Observed: 15th February 2015
Added: 17th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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P1330158

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By: BorderBlacktips
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Kiwane
Observed: 29th November 2014
Added: 2nd February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Sea barbel being eaten by a Kelp seagull

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By: PottasPottas’s reputation in Fish
Location: Myl 18, Swakopmund, Namibia
Observed: 31st December 2014
Added: 22nd January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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P1010523

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By: BorderBlacktips
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Kwelera-Bosbokstrand
Observed: 5th July 2014
Added: 22nd January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

caught and released in a fishing competition

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RASSPL Kowie Crackers competition

Barbel eel
By: MattP
Observed: 16th June 2012
Added: 22nd January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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White Seacatfish

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By: Sizakele
Sea Coral AtlasSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: False Bay, South Africa
Observed: 18th July 2012
Added: 21st January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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White seacatfish at Steenbras Deep

Galeichthys feliceps PC230126
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Steenbras Deep north pinnacle
Observed: 23rd December 2014
Added: 16th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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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
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Location: Sodwana Bay
Observed: 20th February 2013
Added: 7th October 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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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
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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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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:2
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

Galeichthys feliceps DSC10766
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

Galeichthys feliceps DSC05893
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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