genus Silurus

noun
type genus of the Siluridae: catfishes
Syn: ↑Silurus
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Siluridae, ↑family Siluridae
Member Meronyms: ↑European catfish, ↑sheatfish, ↑Silurus glanis

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