Definition of Ameiurus melas
1. Noun. Catfish common in eastern United States.
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Literary usage of Ameiurus melas
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1. An Introduction to Neurology by Charles Judson Herrick (1922)
"The cutaneous gustatory branches arising from the geniculate ganglion of the facial nerve of the catfish (ameiurus melas), projected upon the right side of ..."
2. The Days of a Man: Being Memories of a Naturalist, Teacher, and Minor by David Starr Jordan (1922)
"This we stocked with catfish — ameiurus melas — locally known as "bullheads" (in New England "horned pout") brought from Silver Lake, a much larger glacial ..."
3. Smell, Taste, and Allied Senses in the Vertebrates by George Howard Parker (1922)
"On the Place of Origin and Method of Distribution of Taste-buds in ameiurus melas. Jour. Comp. Neurol., vol. 17, pp. 1-66. ..."
4. Summarized Proceedings ... and a Directory of Members by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1908)
"257 ameiurus melas and nebulosus, Epibranchial placodes of . . 293 American Anthropological Association, Officers of ... 309 Folk Lore Society, ..."
5. Bulletin of the Geographic Society of Chicago by Geographic Society of Chicago (1913)
"The fish are limited to mud- and muck-preferring species, the black bullhead (Ameiurus melas) and the mud minnow (Umbra limi) (106). ..."