Observations in the Species: Silurus glanis
English Name: Wels Catfish
Observed on: 21st September 2012
Added to iSpot: 24th September 2012
Description: This fish was photographed in a small estuary off Christchurch Harbour, Dorset, looked to be surface feeding, the head & nose was about 5" long.
Observed on: 7th August 2012
Added to iSpot: 7th August 2012
Description: School of tiny fish-like creatures, a bit like miniature sharks. In muddy water next to edge of freshwater lake in La Brenne, central France.
Observed on: 23rd June 2012
Added to iSpot: 28th June 2012
Initial ID: Catfish
Description: Can anyone tell me what this? It swam the width of the river with its head above the water. It had flat head ( about 4" wide) with a wide mouth. It was about two and a half foot long with a tapered body and it had fins and a tail. — at River Wear.