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Blue or Channel? #13751162 10/31/20 11:00 PM
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I was fishing for bass and had this guy hit (and bend up) my spinner bait. My buddy swears it is a channel but I thought they had spots so I said blue. Do they all have GIANT tails like this one? It seems too big for his body.

Anyway, he stretched my line real nice. I am no species snob and could get used to catching these guys.

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Re: Blue or Channel? [Re: jippedgenes] #13751173 10/31/20 11:05 PM
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Looks like he's missed a few meals. Good catch texas

Re: Blue or Channel? [Re: jippedgenes] #13751341 11/01/20 12:36 AM
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Re: Blue or Channel? [Re: jippedgenes] #13751574 11/01/20 03:22 AM
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Re: Blue or Channel? [Re: jippedgenes] #13751584 11/01/20 03:30 AM
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We didn’t get the picture, but the way to tell the difference is to count the anal fin rays. A blue catfish has 30 to 35, while the channel cat has 24 to 29 anal rays.

Re: Blue or Channel? [Re: jippedgenes] #13751737 11/01/20 12:22 PM
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Both are good predators and will actively chase a lure.


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Re: Blue or Channel? [Re: jippedgenes] #13752532 11/01/20 11:55 PM
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i THOUGHT i POSTED IT hahaha Sorry fellas
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Re: Blue or Channel? [Re: jippedgenes] #13752610 11/02/20 12:43 AM
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He's definitely missed a few meals, poor fella looks anorexic.

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