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Introduction: Catfishes

Description of Catfishes

Catfishes: Common name of the order Siluriformes. This order contains many families and over 2,000 species, including venomous species. Heteropneustes and Plotosus genera have dangerous stings and are aggressive. Most species are passive stingers.
Source: MeSH 2007

Terms associated with Catfishes:

Terms Similar to Catfishes:

  • Eremophilus mutisii
  • Heteropneustes
  • Plotosus
  • Siluriformes

Source - MeSH 2007

More specific terms for Catfishes:

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Catfishes

Source - MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Catfishes

The following list attempts to classify Catfishes into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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