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Pollimyrus

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Kingdom  Animalia
Subfamily  Mormyrinae
Phylum  Chordata
Rank  Genus
Family  Mormyridae
Scientific name  Pollimyrus
Higher classification  Mormyridae
Order  Osteoglossiformes
Pollimyrus Fish Identification
Similar  Mormyridae, Petrocephalus, Marcusenius, Hippopotamyrus, Brienomyrus

Pollimyrus adspersus foraging


Pollimyrus is a genus of elephantfishes native to Africa.

Contents

Pollimyrus isidori fry


Species

There are currently 19 recognized species in this genus:

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  • Pollimyrus adspersus (Günther, 1866)
  • Pollimyrus brevis (Boulenger, 1913)
  • Pollimyrus castelnaui (Boulenger, 1911) (Dwarf stonebasher)
  • Pollimyrus cuandoensis B. J. Kramer, van der Bank & Wink, 2013
  • Pollimyrus guttatus (Fowler, 1936)
  • Pollimyrus isidori (Valenciennes, 1847)
  • Pollimyrus isidori fasciaticeps (Boulenger, 1920)
  • Pollimyrus isidori isidori (Valenciennes, 1847)
  • Pollimyrus isidori osborni (Nichols & Griscom, 1917)
  • Pollimyrus maculipinnis (Nichols & La Monte, 1934)
  • Pollimyrus marchei (Sauvage, 1879)
  • Pollimyrus marianne B. J. Kramer, van der Bank, Flint, Sauer-Gürth & Wink, 2003
  • Pollimyrus nigricans ((Boulenger, 1906) (Dark stonebasher)
  • Pollimyrus nigripinnis (Boulenger, 1899)
  • Pollimyrus pedunculatus (L. R. David & Poll, 1937)
  • Pollimyrus petherici (Boulenger, 1898)
  • Pollimyrus petricolus (Daget, 1954)
  • Pollimyrus plagiostoma (Boulenger, 1898)
  • Pollimyrus pulverulentus (Boulenger, 1899)
  • Pollimyrus schreyeni Poll, 1972
  • Pollimyrus stappersii (Boulenger, 1915)
  • Pollimyrus stappersii kapangae (L. R. David, 1935)
  • Pollimyrus stappersii stappersii (Boulenger, 1915)
  • Pollimyrus tumifrons (Boulenger, 1902)

  • Pollimyrus Mormyridae Mormyridae African weakly electric fishes
    Pollimyrus Mormyridae Mormyridae African weakly electric fishes
    Pollimyrus Mormyridae Mormyridae African weakly electric fishes

    References

    Pollimyrus Wikipedia


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