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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 release of the new catfish line should change that.
The two dominant species of freshwater catfish (blue catfish and channel catfish) were present but much less numerous in 2000.
Channel catfish provide a food source that is lean, with fat concentrations and calories similar to chicken.
Increased catfish production has been the result of an increase in both total acreage devoted to catfish ponds and average per-acre production.
Since 1983, Thailand has caught the endangered catfish for artificial breeding and released some of the fry into the Mekong River and some in rivers and dams in Thailand.
The European catfish, Silurus glanis, prowls by night.
S-1031 researchers have worked together to increase adoption of efficiency-boosting technology and practices among hybrid catfish farmers.
We examined mitochondrial cytochrome oxidase subunit I (COI) in Yaqui catfish from the Yaqui River (n = 1) and the Fuerte River (n = 1) and the Sinaloa catfish from the Culiacan (n = 2) and San Lorenzo (n = 1) basins (Fig.
also plans to offer an amendment to the appropriations bill that would end USDA catfish inspections.
Catfish and the Bottlemen rounded off a promising 2013 by securing a spot on Zane Lowe's 100 Hottest Tracks of the year, and on Radio One's In New Music We Trust playlist with their single Pacifier.
Oftentimes, out of necessity, research will focus on one piece of a large system or one new technology, like the disease resistance and susceptibility of a new hybrid catfish.
Winner of the 2013 IPPY Gold Medal for Young Adult Fiction, The Bulldoggers Club: The Tale of the Ill-Gotten Catfish follows four boys who join a club to celebrate their passion for riding, roping, and fishing.