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Definition of the noun siluridae
What does siluridae mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- Old World catfishes
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonym of Siluridae: family Siluridae
- more generic term: fish family = any of various families of fish
- member of: order Siluriformes / Siluriformes = an order of fish belonging to the superorder Malacopterygii including catfishes
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by John Michels (Journalist)
in ichthyological works, that the 'only European representative of the family' Siluridae is the Silurus glanis. Over twenty-two centuries ago, however, Aristotle described the habits of a Grecian species differing much from those of the ...
A Comprehensive Reference Book
Siluridae. See Silurus. - (sil-ū'rus), a genus of...
The family Siluridae (otherwise named sheat-fishes) constitutes a very extensive section of fishes, the species of ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm
Families: Characinidae, Gymnotidae, Cyprinidae, Siluridae, Loricariidae, ...
by John Dawes
Temperature GLASS CATFISH Ompok bimaculatus Family: Siluridae Despite its common name, this Glass Catfish is nowhere as transparent as its better- known, smaller relative. Kryptopterus bicirrhis (the "true" glass catfish ) — see previous ...
On the Basis of Webster's English Dictionary ... Also, a Supplement Containing an Extensive Collection of Words, Terms and Phrases in ... Literature, Science, and Art, Together with Numerous Obsolete, Obsolescent, and Scottish Words Not Included in Previous English Dictionaries by John Ogilvie
m=SILURIDAE. ginally, harmless, simple, guileless; innocent.—2. Weak in intellect; foolish; witless; destitute of ordinary strength of mind; simple; as, a silly man; a silly child.–3. Proceeding from want of understanding or common judgment; ...
From Genome to Environment
Heptapteridae some Bagridae Cranoglanididae lctaluridae Ariidae Mochokidae Auchenipteridae Doradidae Siluridae Auchenoglanididae Malapteruridae Chacidae Plotosidae Clamdae (SBC) Heteropneustidae (SBC) Auslroglanididae ...
Dictionary of Zoology (1999)
by Sudhir Pradhan
CAT-FISHES Bony fishes that have barbels and look like whiskers of a cat (family Siluridae). CATHETER A hollow tube suitable for passage through a narrow canal. CAUDA EPIDIDYMIS An enlargement at the distal end of the epididymis or ...
by Douglas M. Considine, Glenn D. Considine
Catfishes Callichthyidae Callichthyid Catfishes Loricariidae Plecostomus" Aspredinidae Banjo Catfishes Ariidae Ariid Marine Catfishes Plotosidae Plotosid Marine Catfishes Clariidae Clariid Catfishes Siluridae Silurid Catfishes Pimelodidae ...
The Caspian Sea Encyclopedia (2010)
by Igor S. Zonn, Aleksey N Kosarev, Michael H. Glantz, Andrey G. Kostianoy
– ordinary pike; – catfish (Siluridae) – European catfish; – pipefish (Syngnathidae ) – Caspian pipefish; – carp (Cyponidae) – North-Caspian roach, Kura roach, ...
by William Harrison De Puy
SILURIDAE, a large family of freshwater Fishes, flourishing in the present epoch, and represented by a great variety of forms in all the tropical and temperate regions, many of them reaching back into the Tertiary C. The modifications of the ...
The Imperial Dictionary (1861)
English, Technological, and Scientific by John Ogilvie
SILURIDAE ginally, harmless, simple, guileless; in| nocent.–2. Weak in intellect; foolish; witless; destitute of ordinary strength of mind; simple; as, a silly man; a silly child.–3. Proceeding from want of understanding or common judgment; ...
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