Plotosidae - Eeltail Catfishes

Plotosid fishes have been called Blunt-tail Catfishes, Cobblers, Coral Catfishes, Eel Catfishes, Eeltail Catfishes and Stinging Catfishes.

Striped Catfish at Camp Cove

Ákos Lumnitzer © Ákos Lumnitzer

Cnidoglanis macrocephalus Estuary Cobbler
Neosilurus ater Black Catfish
Neosilurus pseudospinosus Falsespine Catfish
Plotosus lineatus Striped Catfish
Porochilus obbesi Obbes' Catfish
Tandanus tandanus Freshwater Catfish


Mark McGrouther , Collection Manager, Ichthyology
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Tags fishes, ichthyology, Plotosidae, Eeltail Catfishes, catfish,