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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Gymnotiformes
Family: Rhamphichthyidae Sand knifefishes

Genus: Gymnorhamphichthys

(See list of species below)



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6 species (see list below)

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South America

 
Gymnorhamphichthys bogardusi
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South America
Max. Length 18 cm SL

 
Gymnorhamphichthys britskii
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South America
Max. Length 21.5 cm TL

 
Gymnorhamphichthys hypostomus
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South America

 
Gymnorhamphichthys petiti
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Photo by Sazima, I.

South America
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Gymnorhamphichthys rondoni (Miranda Ribeiro, 1920)

Photo by Sazima, I.
 
Gymnorhamphichthys rondoni
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South America

 
Gymnorhamphichthys rosamariae
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6 Species of Family Rhamphichthyidae with Genus Gymnorhamphichthys
(Sand knifefishes)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
2005 Gymnorhamphichthys bogardusi South America
2011 Gymnorhamphichthys britskii South America 18 SL
1912 Gymnorhamphichthys hypostomus South America 21.5 TL
1964 Gymnorhamphichthys petiti South America
1920 Gymnorhamphichthys rondoni South America 15 TL
1989 Gymnorhamphichthys rosamariae South America



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