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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Characiformes
Family: Hepsetidae African pikes

Genus: Hepsetus

(See list of species below)



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4 species (see list below)

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Africa

 
Hepsetus akawo
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No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 22.0 cm SL

 
Hepsetus kingsleyae
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 28.3 cm SL

 
Hepsetus lineata
[]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

Africa
Max. Length 70 cm TL
Hepsetus odoe (Bloch, 1794)

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Hepsetus odoe
[Kafue pike]
4 Species of Family Hepsetidae with Genus Hepsetus
(African pikes)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
2012 Hepsetus akawo Africa
2013 Hepsetus kingsleyae Africa 22.0 SL
1926 Hepsetus lineata Africa 28.3 SL
1794 Hepsetus odoe Kafue pike Africa 70 TL



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