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Electric Catfish Gallery

Choose from 5 pictures in our Electric Catfish collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. All professionally made for Quick Shipping.

Electric catfish (Malapterurus electricus) Featured Electric Catfish Image

Electric catfish (Malapterurus electricus)

Electric catfish (Malapterurus electricus), feeds mostly on fish that it stuns by electric shocks. It is capable of discharging 300 to 400 volts in defence and to prey. Origin: Nile River system, Lakes Chad and Turkana, Niger River system and rivers in West Africa

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