Why do catfish not have scales?

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Are catfish scaleless?

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Do all fish have scales?

Most fish do in fact have scales, even some with scales that are nearly microscopic in size; many catfish however do not have scales, they have armour plating, but not scales.

Why is catfish not kosher?

Because it doesn't have fins and scales (See Deuteronomy ch.14). Specifically, it does not have scales. Catfish, like adult swordfish, have a skin, which is formed by one continuous surface as opposed to scales, which we can see on tuna and salmon.

Does a walleye have scales?

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Fish that do not have scales?

Catfish. Sharks don't have scales either. Both have a tough, rubbery mucous membrane that insulates their tissues.

What fish does not have scales?

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What kind of fish have scales?

Are you asking about this because of the law in the old testament regarding kosher eating? some fish that have scales are salmon, trout, tuna, talapia. catfish do not have scales

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