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Ictaluridae MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Ictaluridae
Tree Number(s)
B01.050.150.900.493.080.148
Unique ID
D007059
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007059
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.
Entry Term(s)
Ameiurus
Bullhead Catfishes
Catfish, Channel
Catfishes, Channel
Channel Catfish
Channel Catfishes
Ictalurus
Ictalurus punctatus
Noturus
Pylodictis
Pylodictus
Registry Number
txid7996
Related Numbers
txid50384
txid61322
txid75287
txid7997
txid7998
Previous Indexing
Fishes (1966-1986)
Public MeSH Note
91; was see under CATFISH 1987-90
History Note
91(87); was see under CATFISH 1987-90
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1986/04/15
Revision Date
2020/08/13
Ictaluridae Preferred
Catfishes, Channel Narrower
Noturus Narrower
Pylodictis Narrower
Ameiurus Narrower
Ictalurus Narrower
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