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Related to order Siluriformes: catfish sting
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|Noun||1.||order Siluriformes - an order of fish belonging to the superorder Malacopterygii including catfishes|
animal order - the order of animals
Malacopterygii, superorder Malacopterygii - an extensive group of teleost fishes having fins supported by flexible cartilaginous rays
siluriform fish, catfish - any of numerous mostly freshwater bottom-living fishes of Eurasia and North America with barbels like whiskers around the mouth