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Cyphomyrus discorhynchus

(Peters 1852)

Cyphomyrus discorhynchus was originally described as Mormyrus discorhynchus by Peters in 1852. It belongs to the family Mormyridae. It is commonly known as --- but has many other common names such as Zambezi parrotfish in South Africa, Ndaka in Tanzania, United Rep. of, Chipumamabwe in Zambia, Chimpumwe in Zambia, Zambezi parrotfish in Zambia. more common names It is found in Fresh water.
Species   discorhynchus
AuthorWI   Peters [W. C. H.]
AuthorNI   Peters
Qualification   ---
Year   1852
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Osteoglossiformes Osteoglossiformes
Family   Mormyridae
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Genus   Cyphomyrus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Osteoglossiformes
Family   Mormyridae
Genus   Cyphomyrus
Original Name   Mormyrus        
Taxon Name   discorhynchus
Original Combination   Mormyrus discorhynchus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Mormyrus discorhynchus
OriginalSubGenus   Mormyrus
Original Author   Peters
Original AuthorWI   Peters [W. C. H.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1852
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Lower Zambezi River, Mozambique.
Primary Code   ---
Primary Type   ZMB 3674
Page   275

Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Cyphomyrus discorhynchus
Current Species discorhynchus
Current Genus Cyphomyrus
Current AuthorWI Peters [W. C. H.]
Current AuthorNI Peters
Current Year 1852
Current Family Mormyridae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat Freshwater.        
Water Fresh water

Current Summary   Valid as Cyphomyrus discorhynchus  (Peters 1852). Mormyridae.
Name History   •Valid as Cyphomyrus discorhynchus (Peters 1852) -- (Myers 1960:125 [ref. 3128], van der Bank & Kramer 1996:287 [ref. 29516], Skelton 2001:97 [ref. 27406], Lavoué et al. 2003:288 [ref. 29517]). •Valid as Hippopotamyrus discorhynchus (Peters 1852) -- (Gosse 1984:74 [ref. 6169], Seegers 1996:68 [ref. 23725], De Vos et al. 2001:129, 131 [ref. 26059], Snoeks 2004:20 [ref. 28111], Kullander & Roberts 2012:368 [ref. 31751]). •Valid as Cyphomyrus discorhynchus (Peters 1952) -- (Kramer & van der Bank 2011:2669, 2689 [ref. 31546], Marshall 2011:48 [ref. 31755], Mulelenu et al. 2020:12 [ref. 37340]).

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cubangoensis Cyphomyrus cubangoensis (Pellegrin [J.] 1936)Valid
lufirae Cyphomyrus lufirae Mulelenu [C. M.], Manda [B. K.], Decru [E.], Manda [A. C.] & Vreven [E. J.] 2020Valid
macrops Cyphomyrus macrops (Boulenger [G. A.] 1909)Valid
psittacus Cyphomyrus psittacus (Boulenger [G. A.] 1897)Valid
wilverthi Cyphomyrus wilverthi (Boulenger [G. A.] 1898)Valid
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