Channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) is North America's most numerous catfish
species. It is the official fish of Kansas, Missouri, Iowa, Nebraska, and Tennessee,
How to identify a Channel Catfish. The distinctive channel catfish can often be
recognized at a glance by its deeply forked tail and spots on the body (though not
Channel catfish facts, information, photos, and fishing tips for catching channel
Channel catfish are long slender fish with barbels on the chin that look like long
black whiskers. There are four pairs of barbels around the mouth, two on the ...
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Channel catfish can live in both fresh and salt water and brackish water yet they
are generally found in freshwater environments. Ictalurus punctatus are found in
Indiana Division of Fish and Wildlife's Animal Information Series. Channel Catfish
(Ictalurus punctatus). Do they have any other names? Other names for channel ...
The channel catfish is a large, smooth-skinned fish with a bluish- or greenish-
gray body and whisker-like barbels around the mouth. It lives in fresh and
Channel catfish have smooth scales that are speckled, with a darker back to a
light whitish belly. Their colors can vary from blue, to black, or olive. Generally in
Channel Catfish. James and Nicole with channel catfish caught by dad Richard
Harbulak from Clarion River; catfish. How To Catch Catfish. Interactive Map of ...