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catfish

primitive, eel-like, freshwater fish; naked or covered with spines or plates but not scales. Members of the suborder Siluroidea, catfish are divided into many families, genera and species, e.g. blue, bullhead, channel, electric.
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The marine catfish and freshwater catfish were attacked by moulds on different days over a period of 56 days (Table 5).
Marine catfish generally stored for a longer time before mould attack than freshwater catfish.
In this study, the final moisture content of the marine and freshwater catfish was between 13 to 16% on day 0 (Table 6).
A total of 500 pieces of marine and freshwater catfish were purchased fresh during the months of August and September 2008 in Kipini and Tana River areas respectively.
Each tray therefore contained 120 pieces of fish on either side with marine or freshwater catfish.