Siluriformes


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Noun1.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
family Siluridae, Siluridae - Old World catfishes
Ameiuridae, family Ameiuridae - North American catfishes
Ariidae, family Ariidae - sea catfishes
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The pacama Lophiosilurus alexandri, Steindachner, 1876 (Siluriformes: Pseudopimelodidae) is an important species of commercial freshwater aquaculture (Pedreira et al., 2012), endemic of the Sao Francisco Basin, with a great importance for fishing.
External morphology of Lophiosilurus alexandri Steindachner, 1876 during the early stages of development, and its implications for the evolution of Pseudopimelodidae (Siluriformes).
The Siluriformes fish products were produced in Vietnam at an establishment that was not eligible to export to the U.S.
Review: nutritional needs of South American Pimelodidae fish (Teleostei: Siluriformes).
(STEINDACHNER, 1877) (Siluriformes: Pimelodidae), an endemic gray catfish known as surubim-do-Paraiba, from the Paraiba do Sul river basin (GARAVELLO, 2005), is currently on the red list of Brazilian fauna threatened with extinction (MMA, 2008; IBGE, 2014) due to over-fishing and environmental pollution.
Synodontis victoriae is a species in the order Siluriformes (Catfish) of Mochokidae family.
Los ordenes con mayor riqueza de especies fueron Characiformes (126), Siluriformes (46) y Perciformes (23), mientras que el orden Gymnotiformes esta representado por nueve especies y el resto de ordenes (5) por 1 o 2 especies.
Morphology and histochemistry of the digestive tract in carnivorous freshwater Hemisorubim platyrhynchos (Siluriformes: Pimelodidae).
Pleuronectiformes 1% Characiformes 63% Siluriformes 23% Perciformes 9% Beloniformes 1% Gymnotiformes 3% Nota: Tabla derivada de grafico segmentado.
Induced spawning and reproductive variables of the catfish Lophiosilurus alexandri Steindachner, 1876 (Siluriformes:Pseudopimelodidae).