walking catfish

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walking catfish

n.
A freshwater catfish (Clarias batrachus), native to Southeast Asia and established in Florida, that is able to breathe out of water and travel short distances on land.

walk′ing cat′fish


n.
an Asian catfish, Clarias batrachus, that can move overland between bodies of water: introduced into Florida.
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Effects of cyclophosphamide on the immune system and disease resistance of Asian catfish Clarias batrachus.
Mamckam P (1991) Triploidy induced by cold shock in the Asian catfish, Clarias batrachus (L) Aquaculture 94: 377-379.
Detection of DNA damage by alkaline single cell gel electrophoresis in 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic-acid- and butachlor-exposed erythrocytes of Clarias batrachus.
Assessment of Clarias batrachus as a source of acetylcholinesterase (AChE) for the detection of insecticides.
Tenders are invited for Supply of good quality floating pallet magur Clarias batrachus feed size 0.
Histopathological Changes in the Muscle Tissue of the Fish Clarias batrachus exposed to Untreated and Treated Sago Effluent Advances in Bioscience and Bioengineering 2013; 1(2): 74-80.
Doryichthys heterosoma, Exyrias puntang, Clarias batrachus, Sillago sihama, Antennarius sp.
2012) on the studies of Molecular characterization of two populations of catfish Clarias batrachus L.
El orden de acumulacion del Cd en los tejidos evaluados fue branquias>musculo>rinon>higado diferente a lo reportado para Clarias batrachus expuesto experimentalmente a cloruro de cadmio Cd [6] ni a lo reportado para Clarias gariepinus proveniente del rio Nilo, Egipto [14]; en ambas especies de peces se registra que el musculo es el tejido que menos Cd acumula.
Replacement of by-catch fishmeal with dried chicken viscera meal in extruded feeds: effect on growth, nutrient utilization and carcass composition of catfish Clarias batrachus (Linn.