White Catfish

Billy Faul caught this highly unusual white channel catfish while fishing in a tributary of the Neches River system called Pine Island Bayou. Most white catfish are albinos but this one has standard catfish-colored eyes. The fun of fishing is that you never know what is tugging on your line and in this case it was a genuine anomaly.

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3 thoughts on “White Catfish

  1. Annette

    I caught a white channel cat once in Does Palos near Cozzi red. It made a weird noise, and it scared me…I turned it loose…it was about 14 inches long or so…

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