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Rivers and lakes

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Q: What is the habitat of a catfish?
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What is the habitat on a catfish?

koi ponds

What is a catfish's habitat?

mostly lakes, but rarly rivers

What kind of habitat does a catfish live in?

freshwater river

How do catfish adapt to there habitat?

Catfish have adapted to their habitat in several ways. Catfish have a really good sense of smell, their whiskers help them to feel around in the low depths of the ocean, and they have also adapted to needing less light to live.

Functions of the whiskers of a catfish?

Although catfish have what looks like whiskers, they are actually barbels. The barbells have taste receptors on them, so a catfish can find food in it's natural, murky habitat.

How big is the red tailed catfish?

The red tailed catfish can grow upto 5 feet in length depending on its habitat and how the fish is fed.

How do you read pack date on frozen catfish fillets?

whats habitat of king fisher

How does catfish find food in the habitat?

Catfish find their food overwhelmingly by smell - they have very poor eyesight. When fishing for catfish, the most foul smelling, disgusting bait you can come up with will give you the best results, as a rule.

How rare are albino catfish at Lake Murry South Carolina?

well an albino catfish is just a white catfish ( can't remember Latin name ) witch is most similar to channel catfish ( still can't remember Latin name ) but no spots and white there habitat is in the south virgina to Texas and not in Florida so in lake murry probably common

What catfish can you eat?

bullheads, channel catfish, flathead catfish, and blue catfish.

What is the biggest catfish?

The biggest catfish is the Mekong catfish

Is a catfish a catfish?


Is the blue catfish the male channel catfish?

well a blue catfish and a channel cat is to different species of catfish but there are both male and female blue catfish and Channel catfish

Scientific name for catfish?

There are many fish in the catfish family, but here is a list of select species:Blue catfish - Ictalurus furcatatusChannel catfish - Ictalurus punctatusWhite catfish - Ameiurus catusFlathead catfish - Pylodictis olivarisWels catfish - Silurus glanisStriped eel-catfish - Plotosus lineatusGlass catfish - Kryptopterus bicirrhisBlack walking catfish - Clarias angolensisStringing catfish - Heteropneustes fossilisElectric catfish - Malapterurus electricusBlotched upsidedown catfish - Synodontis nigriventrisPictus cat - Pimelodus pictus

What can catfish do?

Catfish can swim. Some Amazonian catfish can eat people

Are catfish nocturnal?

Catfish are mostly nocturnal with the exception of the Glass Catfish

What do Catfish do?

Catfish can swim. Some Amazonian catfish can eat people

Why do catfish not have scales?

why do catfish not have scales?

What is a catfish predator?

other catfish.

Is a catfish a herbavor?

A catfish is an omnivor

What is the difference between a goonch catfish and a piraiba catfish?

a goonch catfish has teeth and a piraiba catfish doesn't but it has a surated mouth.

Are catfish poison?

some species are but some like blue catfish, channel catfish, flathead catfish, and bullheads are edible and delicious.

Why is a catfish called a catfish?

Because the catfish has whiskers just like a pet cat does.

How much teeth can a catfish have?

The catfish that I have caught and cleaned do not have teeth.... These are fresh water catfish.....

Are catfish salt water fish?

Not entirely.Most catfish species are freshwater. Though some catfish, like Hardhead catfish are saltwater catfish. Some catfish species can live in both fresh and salt water.