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2 definitions found
 for Leptops olivaris
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  mudcat \mudcat\, mud cat \mud cat\n.
     A large catfish ({Pylodictus olivaris, formerly Leptops
     olivaris) of the central U. S. having a flattened head and
     projecting jaw.
  
     Syn: flathead catfish, goujon, shovelnose catfish, spoonbill
          catfish, Pylodictus olivaris.
          [WordNet 1.5] mud-dauber

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Bashaw \Ba*shaw"\, n. [See Pasha.]
     1. A Turkish title of honor, now written pasha. See
        Pasha.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. Fig.: A magnate or grandee.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     3. (Zool.) A very large siluroid fish ({Leptops olivaris) of
        the Mississippi valley; -- also called goujon, mud
        cat, and yellow cat.
        [1913 Webster]

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