More than one Mekong catfish

When trying to choose a fish most emblematic of the Mekong River, many might point to the Mekong giant catfish (Pangasianodon gigas). Not only does this fish Read More…

Big-boned

How much do we know about the Mekong giant catfish (Pangasianodon gigas), the world’s largest freshwater fish?  The truth is, not that much.  These days, it is Read More…

Say ahhhh

Catfishes (order Siluriformes) are an exceptionally abundant and diverse group of fishes, with species on every continent except Antarctica. With almost 3,000 known species, about 1 out Read More…

Ms. Understood

White Catfish (Ameiurus catus), indigenous to the East Coast, were first planted in 1871 into the San Joaquin River at Stockton, by the California Fish Commission to Read More…

Salmon as food

It's not uncommon for fish to regurgitate their previous meal due the stress of capture. This brown bullhead threw up the juvenile Chinook salmon as he was Read More…