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Campylomormyrus  Bleeker, 1874
Taxonomic Serial No.: 649783

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderOsteoglossiformes  – bonytongues  
                                     FamilyMormyridae  – elephant fishes, mormyrids  
                                        GenusCampylomormyrus Bleeker, 1874  
    Direct Children:  
                                           SpeciesCampylomormyrus alces (Boulenger, 1920)  
                                           SpeciesCampylomormyrus bredoi (Poll, 1945)  
                                           SpeciesCampylomormyrus cassaicus (Poll, 1967)  
                                           SpeciesCampylomormyrus christyi (Boulenger, 1920)  
                                           SpeciesCampylomormyrus curvirostris (Boulenger, 1898)  
                                           SpeciesCampylomormyrus elephas (Boulenger, 1898) – elephant-trunk mormyrid 
                                           SpeciesCampylomormyrus luapulaensis (David and Poll, 1937)  
                                           SpeciesCampylomormyrus mirus (Boulenger, 1898)  
                                           SpeciesCampylomormyrus numenius (Boulenger, 1898)  
                                           SpeciesCampylomormyrus orycteropus Poll, Gosse and Orts, 1982  
                                           SpeciesCampylomormyrus phantasticus (Pellegrin, 1927)  
                                           SpeciesCampylomormyrus rhynchophorus (Boulenger, 1898)  
                                           SpeciesCampylomormyrus tamandua (Günther, 1864) – wormjawed mormyrus 
                                           SpeciesCampylomormyrus tshokwe (Poll, 1967)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Campylomormyrus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Daget, J., J. -P. Gosse, and D. F. E. Thys van den Audenaerde, eds.   
  Publication Date: 1984   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Check-List of Freshwater Fishes of Africa. vol. 1   
  Page(s): 410   
  Publisher: ORSTOM   
  Publication Place: Paris, France   
  ISBN/ISSN: 2-87177-002-6   
  Reference for: Campylomormyrus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N., ed.   
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Catalog of Fishes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Special Publication of the Center for Biodiversity Research and Information, no. 1, vol 1-3   
  Page(s): 2905   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, California, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-47-5   
  Reference for: Campylomormyrus   

 Geographic Information
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