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Catfish (Order: Siluriformes)


Siluriformes (Catfish) contains many families, but only one species, Eel-tailed Catfish in the genus Tandanus, occurs in the CMN region. Tandanus  belongs to the Plotosidae family.


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Tandanus tandanus (Freshwater Catfish)

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