genus Catostomus

noun
type genus of the family Catostomidae
Syn: ↑Catostomus
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Catostomidae, ↑family Catostomidae

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

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  • Longnose sucker — Taxobox name = Longnose sucker image width = 240px status = secure regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Cypriniformes subordo = Cobitoidea familia = Catostomidae genus = Catostomus species = C. catostomus binomial …   Wikipedia

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