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Descriptor in English: Ictaluridae
Descriptor in Spanish: Ictaluridae
Descriptor in Portuguese: Ictaluridae
Descriptor in French: Ictaluridae
Entry term(s): Ameiurus
Bullhead Catfishes
Catfish, Channel
Catfishes, Bullhead
Catfishes, Channel
Channel Catfish
Channel Catfishes
Ictalurus
Ictalurus punctatus
Noturus
Pylodictis
Pylodictus
Tree number(s): B01.050.150.900.493.080.148
Scope note: A family of North American freshwater CATFISHES. It consists of four genera (Ameiurus, Ictalurus, Noturus, Pylodictis,) comprising several species, two of which are eyeless.
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CL classification
EM embryology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
IN injuries
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
SU surgery
UR urine
VI virology
History Note: 91(87); was see under CATFISH 1987-90
DeCS UI: 19198
Descriptor UI: D007059
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1986/04/15
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Ictaluridae - Preferred
Concept UI M0010981
Scope note A family of North American freshwater CATFISHES. It consists of four genera (Ameiurus, Ictalurus, Noturus, Pylodictis,) comprising several species, two of which are eyeless.
Preferred term Ictaluridae
Entry term(s) Bullhead Catfishes
Catfishes, Bullhead
Catfishes, Channel - Narrower
Concept UI M0010983
Preferred term Catfishes, Channel
Entry term(s) Catfish, Channel
Channel Catfish
Channel Catfishes
Ictalurus punctatus
Noturus - Narrower
Concept UI M0367472
Preferred term Noturus
Pylodictis - Narrower
Concept UI M0367473
Preferred term Pylodictis
Entry term(s) Pylodictus
Ameiurus - Narrower
Concept UI M0010980
Preferred term Ameiurus
Ictalurus - Narrower
Concept UI M0010982
Preferred term Ictalurus



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