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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Gymnotiformes
Family: Hypopomidae Bluntnose knifefishes

Genus: Brachyhypopomus

(See list of species below)



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13 species (see list below)

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Photo by Brosse, S.

South America
Max. Length 32 cm SL
Brachyhypopomus beebei (Schultz, 1944)

Photo by Brosse, S.
 
Brachyhypopomus beebei
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No picture found
South America
Max. Length 23.2 cm TL

 
Brachyhypopomus bennetti
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No picture found
South America
Max. Length 15.4 cm TL

 
Brachyhypopomus bombilla
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 34.7 cm TL

 
Brachyhypopomus brevirostris
[Bluntnose knifefish]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 22.1 cm TL

 
Brachyhypopomus bullocki
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No picture found
South America
Max. Length 17.5 cm TL

 
Brachyhypopomus diazi
[]

Photo by Corrêa, F.

South America
Max. Length 15.2 cm OT
Brachyhypopomus draco Giora, Malabarba & Crampton, 2008

Photo by Corrêa, F.
 
Brachyhypopomus draco
[]

Photo by Corrêa, F.

South America
Max. Length 14.9 cm SL
Brachyhypopomus gauderio Giora & Malabarba, 2009

Photo by Corrêa, F.
 
Brachyhypopomus gauderio
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No picture found
South America
Max. Length 18.6 cm TL

 
Brachyhypopomus janeiroensis
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No picture found
South America

 
Brachyhypopomus jureiae
[]

Photo by Galvis, G./Mojica, J.I./Camargo, M.

Central and South America
Max. Length 17.5 cm TL
Brachyhypopomus occidentalis (Regan, 1914)

Photo by Galvis, G./Mojica, J.I./Camargo, M.
 
Brachyhypopomus occidentalis
[]

Photo by Loureiro, M.

South America
Max. Length 18.6 cm TL
Brachyhypopomus pinnicaudatus (Hopkins, 1991)

Photo by Loureiro, M.
 
Brachyhypopomus pinnicaudatus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 17.5 cm TL

 
Brachyhypopomus walteri
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13 Species of Family Hypopomidae with Genus Brachyhypopomus
(Bluntnose knifefishes)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1944 Brachyhypopomus beebei South America 32 SL
2013 Brachyhypopomus bennetti South America 23.2 TL
2006 Brachyhypopomus bombilla South America 15.4 TL
1868 Brachyhypopomus brevirostris Bluntnose knifefish South America 34.7 TL
2009 Brachyhypopomus bullocki South America 22.1 TL
1972 Brachyhypopomus diazi South America 17.5 TL
2008 Brachyhypopomus draco South America 15.2 OT
2009 Brachyhypopomus gauderio South America 14.9 SL
1992 Brachyhypopomus janeiroensis South America 18.6 TL
2003 Brachyhypopomus jureiae South America
1914 Brachyhypopomus occidentalis Central and South America 17.5 TL
1991 Brachyhypopomus pinnicaudatus South America 18.6 TL
2013 Brachyhypopomus walteri South America 17.5 TL



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