Malapterurus

noun
Mal·​ap·​te·​ru·​rus | \ məˌlaptəˈru̇rəs \

Definition of Malapterurus

: a genus consisting of the electric catfish

History and Etymology for Malapterurus

New Latin, irregular from malac- + pter- + -urus

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“Malapterurus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Malapterurus. Accessed 29 Sep. 2022.

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