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Class: Actinopteri
Order: Osteoglossiformes
Family: Mormyridae Elephantfishes

Genus: Campylomormyrus

(See list of species below)



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Africa
Max. Length 36 cm TL
Campylomormyrus alces (Boulenger, 1920)

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Campylomormyrus alces
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Africa
Max. Length 37 cm TL
Campylomormyrus bredoi (Poll, 1945)

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Campylomormyrus bredoi
[]



Africa
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Campylomormyrus cassaicus (Poll, 1967)

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Campylomormyrus cassaicus
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Africa
Max. Length 37.5 cm TL
Campylomormyrus christyi (Boulenger, 1920)

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Campylomormyrus christyi
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Max. Length 19 cm TL

 
Campylomormyrus compressirostris
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Africa
Max. Length 40.5 cm TL
Campylomormyrus curvirostris (Boulenger, 1898)

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Campylomormyrus curvirostris
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Africa
Max. Length 40 cm TL
Campylomormyrus elephas (Boulenger, 1898)

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Campylomormyrus elephas
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Africa
Max. Length 22 cm TL
Campylomormyrus luapulaensis (David & Poll, 1937)

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Campylomormyrus luapulaensis
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Africa
Max. Length 47 cm TL
Campylomormyrus mirus (Boulenger, 1898)

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Campylomormyrus mirus
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Africa
Max. Length 65 cm TL
Campylomormyrus numenius (Boulenger, 1898)

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Campylomormyrus numenius
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 32 cm TL

 
Campylomormyrus orycteropus
[]
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Max. Length 37 cm TL

 
Campylomormyrus phantasticus
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Africa
Max. Length 22 cm TL
Campylomormyrus rhynchophorus (Boulenger, 1898)

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Campylomormyrus rhynchophorus
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Africa
Max. Length 43 cm SL
Campylomormyrus tamandua (Günther, 1864)

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Campylomormyrus tamandua
[Wormjawed mormyrid]



Africa
Max. Length 29.5 cm TL
Campylomormyrus tshokwe (Poll, 1967)

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Campylomormyrus tshokwe
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15 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Campylomormyrus alces Africa 36 TL 1920
Campylomormyrus bredoi Africa 37 TL 1945
Campylomormyrus cassaicus Africa 20 TL 1967
Campylomormyrus christyi Africa 37.5 TL 1920
Campylomormyrus compressirostris Africa 19 TL 1924
Campylomormyrus curvirostris Africa 40.5 TL 1898
Campylomormyrus elephas Africa 40 TL 1898
Campylomormyrus luapulaensis Africa 22 TL 1937
Campylomormyrus mirus Africa 47 TL 1898
Campylomormyrus numenius Africa 65 TL 1898
Campylomormyrus orycteropus Africa 32 TL 1982
Campylomormyrus phantasticus Africa 37 TL 1927
Campylomormyrus rhynchophorus Africa 22 TL 1898
Campylomormyrus tamandua Wormjawed mormyrid Africa 43 SL 1864
Campylomormyrus tshokwe Africa 29.5 TL 1967



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