shovelnose catfish


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Noun1.shovelnose catfish - large catfish of central United States having a flattened head and projecting jaw
siluriform fish, catfish - any of numerous mostly freshwater bottom-living fishes of Eurasia and North America with barbels like whiskers around the mouth
genus Pylodictus, Pylodictus - flathead catfishes
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Visitors can see the superb Amazon Flooded Forest tank which is home to some striking species including turtles, Silver Arowana, Ripsaw Catfish, Motoro Stingray, Tiger Shovelnose Catfish and Pacu.