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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Polypteriformes
Family: Polypteridae Bichirs

Genus: Erpetoichthys

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Africa
Max. Length 37 cm SL
Erpetoichthys calabaricus Smith, 1865

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Erpetoichthys calabaricus
[Reedfish]
1 Species of Family Polypteridae with Genus Erpetoichthys
(Bichirs)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1865 Erpetoichthys calabaricus Reedfish Africa 37 SL



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