Definitions for ictaluridae

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word ictaluridae


  1. Ictaluridae

    The Ictaluridae, sometimes called ictalurids, are a family of catfish native to North America, where they are important food fish and sometimes as a sport fish. They include fish commonly known as bullheads, madtoms, channel catfish, and blue catfish.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Ictaluridae

    A family of North American freshwater CATFISHES. It consists of four genera (Ameiurus, Ictalurus, Noturus, Pylodictis,) comprising several species, two of which are eyeless.

Images & Illustrations of ictaluridae


Find a translation for the ictaluridae definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these ictaluridae definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"ictaluridae." STANDS4 LLC, 2016. Web. 8 Feb. 2016. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for ictaluridae? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for ictaluridae:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.