genus Ameiurus

noun
type genus of the Ameiuridae: bullhead catfishes
Syn: ↑Ameiurus
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Ameiuridae, ↑family Ameiuridae
Member Meronyms: ↑bullhead, ↑bullhead catfish

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  • Ameiurus — n. 1. 1 the type genus of the Ameiuridae: bullhead catfishes. Syn: genus {Ameiurus}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ameiurus — Bullhead catfish redirects here. For other catfishes with that name, see Bullhead (disambiguation). Ameiurus Temporal range: Oligocene recent …   Wikipedia

  • Ameiurus — noun type genus of the Ameiuridae: bullhead catfishes • Syn: ↑genus Ameiurus • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Ameiuridae, ↑family Ameiuridae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • fish genus — noun any of various genus of fish • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑Cyprinus, ↑genus Cyprinus, ↑Abramis, ↑genus Abramis, ↑Tinca, ↑genus Tinca, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bullhead catfish — Taxobox name = Bullhead catfish fossil range = Oligocene Recent image width = 240px image caption = Ameiurus nebulosus regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Siluriformes familia = Ictaluridae genus = Ameiurus genus… …   Wikipedia

  • Brown bullhead — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum …   Wikipedia

  • Bullhead — may mean:* Kinds of fish, including: ** Certain sculpins, including: *** European bullhead, Cottus gobio *** Siberian bullhead, Cottus poecilopus *** Norway bullhead, Taurulus Liljeborgi ** Bullhead catfish, genus Ameiurus , including: *** Black… …   Wikipedia

  • Ameiuridae — noun North American catfishes • Syn: ↑family Ameiuridae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Siluriformes, ↑order Siluriformes • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Ameiuridae — noun North American catfishes • Syn: ↑Ameiuridae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Siluriformes, ↑order Siluriformes • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Black bullhead — Taxobox name = Black bullhead image width = 250px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Siluriformes familia = Ictaluridae genus = Ameiurus species = A. melas binomial = Ameiurus melas binomial authority =Rafinesque …   Wikipedia

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