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Electric catfish is the common name for the catfish (order Siluriformes) family Malapteruridae. This family includes two genera, Malapterurus and Paradoxoglanis ...

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Apr 18, 2013 ... I wanted to feel what it is like to be shocked by an electric catfish. In this video I am shocked briefly by the catfish when I try to lift him out of the ...

How to feed your electric catfish, Malapterurus electricus, with pictures

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Electric Catfish Factoids. Origin. Nile river basin. Sexual Differences. None ( immaterial). Temperature. 75<sup>o</sup> to 80<sup>o</sup>. Attitude. Pugilistic and territorial.

Malapterurus electricus (African Electric Catfish) - IUCN Red List


Range Description: Malapterurus electricus is widely distributed, from Senegal ( and possible Mauritania) to Ethiopia, and along the entire length of the Nile from  ...

Electric Catfish: WhoZoo


Diet in the wild: the electric catfish is carnivorous and will eat almost anything meaty and up to half its size. Diet in the zoo: the catfish gets a special mix of ...

Electric Catfish | Malapterurus electricus for Sale | PetSolutions


Sometimes referred to as a "monster" fish or a "tank buster", this Electric Catfish at its adult size should not be kept in a tank less than 200 gallons.

ADW: Malapterurus electricus: INFORMATION


Electric catfish are nocturnal and spend most of the day hiding under shelter. M. electricus is most active for a period of 4 to 5 hours after sunset as this is the time  ...

Electric Catfish - Malapterurus electricus - Details - Encyclopedia of ...


Descriptions and articles about the Electric Catfish, scientifically known as Malapterurus electricus in the Encyclopedia of Life. Includes Overview; Compreh. ..

Toronto Zoo | Electric catfish


Electric catfish are well known for their powerful electric abilities. Their electric organs are paired and occupy most of the sides of the body. Unlike other fish with  ...

Electric organ stuns prey, deters attackers: electric catfish - AskNature


Summary: "Africa's freshwater electric catfish (Malapterurus electricus) can discharge up to 350 volts from an electric organ surrounding its body. Like the electric ...

Electric Catfish
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes Family: Malapteruridae Genus: Malapterurus
Species: Malapterurus electricus
The genus Malapterurus is found throughout western and central tropical Africa and the Nile River. They occur in all major freshwater systems including the Buzi Niger, OgoouĂ©, Omo, Sanaga, Sabi-Lundi, Senegal... More »
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Any of about 18 widely distributed freshwater catfish species native to tropical Africa belonging to two genera (Malapterurus and Paradoxoglanis) of the family ...

electricanimals - Electric Catfish


The electric catfish is a popular type of fish in modern aquariums. It is originally native to Africa with the densest populations in the Western and tropical regions,  ...

A Shocking Tale - The Electric Catfish - Wild Facts


The Electric Catfish is able to produce a pretty powerful shock but you will be surprised to learn everything they can do with this electric pulse.