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Tiny New Catfish Species Found in Rio Paraíba Do Sul Basin, Brazil

July 10, 2013 – 2:59 pm |
This image shows the newly discovered catfish Pareiorhina hyptiorhachis. (Credit: Gabriel de Souza da Costa e Silva; CC-BY 3.0)

Scientists discovered a tiny new species of catfish in the waters of Rio Rio Paraíba do Sul basin, Brazil. The new species Pareiorhina hyptiorhachis belongs to a genus of armored …

African catfish culled in Indian lake

May 8, 2013 – 9:28 am |
African Catfish

As many as 100 African catfish were removed from Thekkady Lake on Tuesday as the banned species has been posing a threat to the local fish varieties.
The Periyar Tiger Reserve …

Campaign to wipe out African catfish from Periyar lake

May 5, 2013 – 11:37 pm |
African Catfish

The African catfish that thrived in the waters of the state, at the expense of many native fish species that they gobbled up, is finally meeting its nemesis – the …