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Caecomastacembelus  Poll, 1958
Taxonomic Serial No.: 650038

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Afromastacembelus Travers, 1984
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2003   

 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  
                            OrderSynbranchiformes  – swamp eels  
                               SuborderMastacembeloidei  – spiny eels  
                                  FamilyMastacembelidae  – spiny eels, spinybacks  
                                        GenusCaecomastacembelus Poll, 1958  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus albomaculatus (Poll, 1953)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus ansorgii (Boulenger, 1905)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus aviceps (Roberts and Stewart, 1976)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus batesii (Boulenger, 1911)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus brachyrhinus (Boulenger, 1899)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus brevicauda (Boulenger, 1911)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus brichardi Poll, 1958 – blind spiny eel 
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus catchpolei (Fowler, 1936)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus crassus (Roberts and Stewart, 1976)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus cryptacanthus (Günther, 1867)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus cunningtoni (Boulenger, 1906)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus decorsei (Pellegrin, 1919)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus ellipsifer (Boulenger, 1899)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus flavidus (Matthes, 1962)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus flavomarginatus (Boulenger, 1898)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus frenatus (Boulenger, 1901) – longtail spiny eel 
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus goro (Boulenger, 1902)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus latens (Roberts and Stewart, 1976)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus loennbergii (Boulenger, 1898)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus marchei (Sauvage, 1879)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus micropectus (Matthes, 1962)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus moeruensis (Boulenger, 1914)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus moorii (Boulenger, 1898)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus niger (Sauvage, 1879)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus ophidium (Günther, 1894)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus plagiostomus (Matthes, 1962)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus platysoma (Poll and Matthes, 1962)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus sanagali (Thys van den Audenaerde, 1972)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus sclateri (Boulenger, 1903)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus seiteri (Thys van den Audenaerde, 1972)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus signatus (Boulenger, 1905)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus stappersii (Boulenger, 1914)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus taiaensis Travers, 1992  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus tanganicae (Günther, 1894)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus trispinosus (Steindachner, 1911)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus ubangensis (Boulenger, 1911)  
                                           Species Caecomastacembelus zebratus (Matthes, 1962)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 17-Mar-2003, website (version 13-Mar-03)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: Caecomastacembelus   
  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: Caecomastacembelus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S.  
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fishes of the World, Third Edition   
  Page(s): xvii + 600   
  Publisher: John Wiley and Sons   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-471-54713-1   
  Reference for: Caecomastacembelus   

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