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Mormyrops  Müller, 1843
Taxonomic Serial No.: 649791

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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  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          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  
                                        GenusMormyrops Müller, 1843  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Mormyrops anguilloides (Linnaeus, 1758)  
                                           Species Mormyrops attenuatus Boulenger, 1898  
                                           Species Mormyrops batesianus Boulenger, 1909  
                                           Species Mormyrops breviceps Steindachner, 1894  
                                           Species Mormyrops caballus Pellegrin, 1927  
                                           Species Mormyrops citernii Vinciguerra, 1912  
                                           Species Mormyrops curtus Boulenger, 1899  
                                           Species Mormyrops curviceps Roman, 1966  
                                           Species Mormyrops engystoma Boulenger, 1898  
                                           Species Mormyrops furcidens Pellegrin, 1900  
                                           Species Mormyrops intermedius Vinciguerra, 1928  
                                           Species Mormyrops lineolatus Boulenger, 1898  
                                           Species Mormyrops mariae (Schilthuis, 1891)  
                                           Species Mormyrops masuianus Boulenger, 1898  
                                           Species Mormyrops microstoma Boulenger, 1898  
                                           Species Mormyrops nigricans Boulenger, 1899  
                                           Species Mormyrops oudoti Daget, 1954  
                                           Species Mormyrops parvus Boulenger, 1899  
                                           Species Mormyrops sirenoides Boulenger, 1898  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Mormyrops   
  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: Mormyrops   
  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   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Mormyrops   

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