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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Osteoglossiformes
Family: Mormyridae Elephantfishes

Genus: Paramormyrops

(See list of species below)



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8 species (see list below)

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Africa
Max. Length 15.2 cm TL

 
Paramormyrops batesii
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 14.4 cm SL

 
Paramormyrops curvifrons
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 16.3 cm SL

 
Paramormyrops gabonensis
[]

Photo by Hopkins, C.D.

Africa
Max. Length 15.6 cm SL
Paramormyrops hopkinsi (Taverne & Thys van den Audenaerde, 1985)

Photo by Hopkins, C.D.
 
Paramormyrops hopkinsi
[]

Photo by Mertens, P.

Africa
Max. Length 5.2 cm TL
Paramormyrops jacksoni (Poll, 1967)

Photo by Mertens, P.
 
Paramormyrops jacksoni
[Ghost stonebasher]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 13.5 cm SL

 
Paramormyrops kingsleyae
[]

Photo by Hopkins, C.D.

Africa
Max. Length 23.8 cm SL
Paramormyrops longicaudatus (Taverne, Thys van den Audenaerde, Heymer & Géry, 1977)

Photo by Hopkins, C.D.
 
Paramormyrops longicaudatus
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 11.4 cm SL

 
Paramormyrops sphekodes
[]
8 Species of Family Mormyridae with Genus Paramormyrops
(Elephantfishes)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1906 Paramormyrops batesii Africa 15.2 TL
1977 Paramormyrops curvifrons Africa 14.4 SL
1977 Paramormyrops gabonensis Africa 16.3 SL
1985 Paramormyrops hopkinsi Africa 15.6 SL
1967 Paramormyrops jacksoni Ghost stonebasher Africa 5.2 TL
1896 Paramormyrops kingsleyae Africa 13.5 SL
1977 Paramormyrops longicaudatus Africa 23.8 SL
1879 Paramormyrops sphekodes Africa 11.4 SL



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