genus Ictiobus

noun
buffalo fishes
Syn: ↑Ictiobus
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Catostomidae, ↑family Catostomidae
Member Meronyms: ↑black buffalo, ↑Ictiobus niger

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  • Ictiobus cyprinellus — Bigmouth Buffalo Systematik Otophysi Ordnung: Karpfenartige (Cypriniformes) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ictiobus — n. A genus of fishes comprising the buffalofishes. Syn: genus {Ictiobus}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ictiobus — Taxobox name = Buffalo image caption = Bigmouth buffalo, Ictiobus cyprinellus regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Cypriniformes subordo = Cobitoidea familia = Catostomidae genus = Ictiobus genus authority =… …   Wikipedia

  • Ictiobus — noun buffalo fishes • Syn: ↑genus Ictiobus • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Catostomidae, ↑family Catostomidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ictiobus niger — noun fish of the lower Mississippi • Syn: ↑black buffalo • Hypernyms: ↑buffalo fish, ↑buffalofish • Member Holonyms: ↑Ictiobus, ↑genus Ictiobus …   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

  • Catostomidae — Taxobox name = Suckers fossil range = Middle Eocene Present image caption = quillback, Carpiodes cyprinus regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Cypriniformes subordo = Cobitoidea familia = Catostomidae subdivision… …   Wikipedia

  • Black buffalo — Taxobox name = Black buffalo image width = 250px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Cypriniformes familia = Catostomidae genus = Ictiobus species = I. niger binomial = Ictiobus niger binomial authority =… …   Wikipedia

  • black buffalo — noun fish of the lower Mississippi • Syn: ↑Ictiobus niger • Hypernyms: ↑buffalo fish, ↑buffalofish • Member Holonyms: ↑Ictiobus, ↑genus Ictiobus * * * noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • Catostomidae — noun suckers; closely related to the family Cyprinidae • Syn: ↑family Catostomidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Cypriniformes, ↑order Cypriniformes • Member Meron …   Useful english dictionary

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