Blue Catfish

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Blue Catfish


Blue Catfish (Ictalurus furcatus) is the largest species of catfish in North America. No wonder this fellow can reach a length of 165 cm (65 in) and a weight of 68 kg (150 lb). Usually has a slate blue body with a white belly. Blue Catfish feed primarily on fish, crawfish, insects, frogs, shrimp, mussels etc.

Average weight (lb.) 17.50
(kg.) 8.00
Maximum weight (lb.) ≈ 90.00
(kg.) ≈ 40.00


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