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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Osteoglossiformes
Family: Mormyridae Elephantfishes

Genus: Myomyrus

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3 species (see list below)

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Africa
Max. Length 24 cm TL

 
Myomyrus macrodon
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Africa
Max. Length 25 cm TL

 
Myomyrus macrops
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Africa
Max. Length 29.6 cm SL

 
Myomyrus pharao
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3 Species of Family Mormyridae with Genus Myomyrus
(Elephantfishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1898 Myomyrus macrodon Africa 24 TL
1914 Myomyrus macrops Africa 25 TL
1967 Myomyrus pharao Africa 29.6 SL



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