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Mormyrops voltae was originally described as Mormyrops anguilloides voltae by Roman in 1966. It belongs to the family Mormyridae. It is found in Fresh water.
Species   voltae
AuthorWI   Roman [B.]
AuthorNI   Roman
Qualification   ---
Year   1966
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Osteoglossiformes Osteoglossiformes
Family   Mormyridae
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Genus   Mormyrops
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Osteoglossiformes
Family   Mormyridae
Genus   Mormyrops
Original Name   Mormyrops anguilloides        
Taxon Name   voltae
Original Combination   Mormyrops anguilloides voltae
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Mormyrops anguilloides voltae
OriginalSubGenus   Mormyrops
Original Author   Roman
Original AuthorWI   Roman [B.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1966
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   subspecies
Type Locality   Kou River, tributary of the Black Volta, 30 kilometers north of Bobo-Dioulasso, West Africa.
Primary Code   Holotype (unique)
Primary Type   MRAC 140928
Page   36
Illustrations   Pl. 6 (fig. 11)

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Mormyrops anguilloides
Current Species anguilloides
Current Genus Mormyrops
Current AuthorWI Linnaeus [C.]
Current AuthorNI Linnaeus
Current Year 1758
Current Family Mormyridae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat Freshwater.        
Water Fresh water

Current Summary   Synonym of Mormyrops anguilloides  (Linnaeus 1758). Mormyridae.
Name History   •Synonym of Mormyrops anguilloides (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Gosse 1984:91 [ref. 6169], Bigorne 1987:146 [ref. 20556], Paugy & Bénech 1989:299 [ref. 26478], Bigorne in Lévêque et al. 1990:157 [ref. 21589], Lévèque et al. 1991:138 [ref. 31367]). •Valid as Mormyrops anguilloides, subspecies voltae Roman 1996 -- (Kramer 2013:8 [ref. 32882]).

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abbreviatus Mormyrops abbreviatus (Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1847)Synonym
anguilloides Mormyrops anguilloides (Linnaeus [C.] 1758)Valid
anguilloides voltae Mormyrops anguilloides voltae Roman [B.] 1966Synonym
attenuatus Mormyrops attenuatus Boulenger [G. A.] 1898Valid
bachrachi Mormyrops bachrachi Holly [M.] 1930Synonym
batesianus Mormyrops batesianus Boulenger [G. A.] 1909Valid
bougouribaensis Mormyrops bougouribaensis Roman [B.] 1966Synonym
boulengeri Mormyrops boulengeri Pellegrin [J.] 1900Synonym
bozai Mormyrops bozai Pellegrin [J.] 1903Synonym
bozasi Mormyrops bozasi Pellegrin [J.] 1903Synonym
breviceps Mormyrops breviceps Steindachner [F.] 1894Valid
caballus Mormyrops caballus Pellegrin [J.] 1927Valid
citernii Mormyrops citernii Vinciguerra [D.] 1912Valid
curtus Mormyrops curtus Boulenger [G. A.] 1899Valid
curviceps Mormyrops curviceps Roman [B.] 1966Valid
cyprinoides Mormyrops cyprinoides (Linnaeus [C.] 1758)Synonym
deliciosus Mormyrops deliciosus (Leach [W. E.] in Tuckey 1818)Synonym
dendera Mormyrops dendera (Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1803)Synonym
elongatus Mormyrops elongatus Norman [J. R.] 1935Synonym
engystoma Mormyrops engystoma Boulenger [G. A.] 1898Valid
furcidens Mormyrops furcidens Pellegrin [J.] 1900Valid
intermedius Mormyrops intermedius Vinciguerra [D.] 1928Valid
labiatus Mormyrops labiatus (Geoffroy St. Hilaire [E.] 1809)Synonym
lineolatus Mormyrops lineolatus Boulenger [G. A.] 1898Valid
longiceps Mormyrops longiceps Günther [A.] 1867Synonym
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