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References using Electrophorus electricus
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000205  Breder, C.M. and D.E. Rosen,1966 Modes of reproduction in fishes. T.F.H. Publications, Neptune City, New Jersey. 941 p. 173; 638-639
000245  Nelson, J.S.,1984 Fishes of the world. 2nd edition. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York. 523 p.
000273  Nigrelli, R.F.,1959 Longevity of fishes in captivity, with special reference to those kept in the New York Aquarium. p. 212-230. In G.E.W. Wolstehnolmen and M. O'Connor (eds.) Ciba Foundation Colloquium on Ageing: the life span of animals. Vol. 5., Churchill, London.
000557  Wheeler, A.,1977 Das grosse Buch der Fische. Eugen Ulmer GmbH & Co. Stuttgart. 356 p. 190
001672  Riehl, R. and H.A. Baensch,1991 Aquarien Atlas. Band. 1. Melle: Mergus, Verlag für Natur-und Heimtierkunde, Germany. 992 p. 831
004517  Hureau, J.-C.,1991 La base de données GICIM : Gestion informatisée des collections ichthyologiques du Muséum. p. 225-227. In Atlas Préliminaire des Poissons d'Eau Douce de France. Conseil Supérieur de la Pêche, Ministère de l'Environnement, CEMAGREF et Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris.
004537  Robins, C.R., R.M. Bailey, C.E. Bond, J.R. Brooker, E.A. Lachner, R.N. Lea and W.B. Scott,1991 World fishes important to North Americans. Exclusive of species from the continental waters of the United States and Canada. Am. Fish. Soc. Spec. Publ. (21):243 p. 74
006313  Grabda, E. and T. Heese,1991 Polskie nazewnictwo popularne kraglouste i ryby. Cyclostomata et Pisces. Wyzsza Szkola Inzynierska w Koszalinie. Koszalin, Poland. 171 p. (in Polish).
006329  Ortega, H. and R.P. Vari,1986 Annotated checklist of the freshwater fishes of Peru. Smithson. Contrib. Zool. (437):1-25. 12
006398  Axelrod, H.R., W.E. Burgess, N. Pronek and J.G. Walls,1991 Dr. Axelrod's Atlas of freshwater aquarium fishes. Sixth edition. T.F.H. Publications, Neptune City, New Jersey.
007145  Pereira, R.,1982 Peixes de nossa terra. Livraria Nobel, Sao Paulo, Brazil. 129 p. 116
007361  Begossi, A. and J.C. Garavello,1990 Notes on the ethnoichthyology of fishermen from the Tocantins River (Brazil). Acta Amazon. 20:341-351.
007494  Varjo, M.,1981 Kalannimiluettelo (List of Finnish fish names). Luonnon Tutkija 85:1-60.
009082  Barriga, R.,1991 Peces de agua dulce del Ecuador. Revista de Informacion tecnico-cientifica, Quito, Ecuador, Politecnica, XVI(3):7-88. 40
009089  Soares, M.G.M., R.G. Almeida and W.T. Tunk,1986 The trophic status of the fish fauna in Lago Camaleao, a macrophyte dominated floodplain lake in the middle Amazon. Amazoniana 9(4):511-526. 515;tab.1
009183  Newman, L.,1995 Census of fish at the Vancouver aquarium, 1994. Unpublished manuscript.
009235  Tello, S. and H. Sánchez,1995 To be filled. Unpublished.
009574  Lindsey, C.C.,1978 Form, function and locomotory habits in fish. p. 1-100. In W. S. Hoar and D. J. Randall (eds.) Fish Physiology VII. Academic Press, New York.
010011  Møller, P.R.,1995 Electric fishes: history and behavior. Chapman & Hall, London. 584 p. 59;357;402
010530  Cox, R.T.,1938 The electric eel at home. Bull. N.Y. zool. Soc. 41:59-65.
010575  Cox, R.T.,1943 Electric fish. Am. J. Physics. 11:13-22.
010583  Westby, G.W.M.,1988 The ecology, discharge diversity and predatory behavior of gymnotiform electric fish in the coastal streams of French Guiana. Behav. Ecol. Sociobiol. 22:341-354.
010605  Kirschbaum, F.,1995 Reproduction and development in mormyriform and gymnotiform fishes. p.267-301. In P. Moller (ed.) Electric fishes:history and behavior. Fish and Fisheries Series 117. Chapman & Hall, London. 282
010630  Assunçao, M.I.S. and H.O. Schwassmann,1992 Modos de reproduçao do poraquê Electrophorus electricus (L.) (Gymnotiformes, Electrophoridae). Congr. Latino-Amer. Zool. 406:102.
010829  Halperin, D.C.,1979 Circadian rhythms of electric organ discharge activity in the electric eel (Electrophorus electricus). MS thesis, Hunter college, New York. 56 p.
010840  Bennett, M.V.L.,1971 Electric organs. p. 347-491. In W.S. Hoar and D.J. Randall (eds) Fish Physiology, Vol. V. Academic Press, London.
012225  Planquette, P., P. Keith and P.-Y. Le Bail,1996 Atlas des poissons d'eau douce de Guyane. Tome 1. Collection du Patrimoine Naturel Volume 22, MNHN, Paris & INRA, Paris. 429 p. 414
012965  Eschmeyer, W.N.,1997 PISCES. Eschmeyer's PISCES database as published on the Internet in June 1997, URL: gopher://
013371  Riehl, R. and H.A. Baensch,1996 Aquarien Atlas, Band 1. 10th edition. Mergus Verlag GmBH, Melle, Germany. 992 p. 831
026282  Eschmeyer, W.N. (ed.),1998 Catalog of fishes. Special Publication, California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco. 3 vols. 2905 p.
026457  Mago-Leccia, F.,1994 Electric fishes of the continental waters of America. Fundacion para el Desarrollo de las Ciencias Fisicas, Matematicas y Naturales (FUDECI), Biblioteca de la Academia de Ciencias Fisicas. Matematicas y Naturales, Caracas, Venezuela. vol. 29 . 206 p. 57-59
027188  Boujard, T., M. Pascal, F.J. Meunier and P.-Y. Le Bail,1997 Poissons de Guyane. Guide écologique de l'Approuague et de la réserve des Nouragues. Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Paris, 219 p. 155-157
031402  Swedish Museum of Natural History,1999 Fish collection database of the Naturhistoriska riksmuseet (Swedish Museum of Natural History). Ichthyology Section, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Swedish Museum of Natural History, Stockholm, Sweden.
031517  Wu, H.L., K.-T. Shao and C.F. Lai (eds.),1999 Latin-Chinese dictionary of fishes names. The Sueichan Press, Taiwan. 1028 p.
031982  Anonymous,1999 Fish collection database of the Natural History Museum, London (formerly British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)). Natural History Museum, London (formerly British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)).
033194  Albert, J.S. and R. Campos-da-Paz,1998 Phylogenetic systematics of Gymnotiformes with diagnoses of 58 clades: a review of available data. p. 419-446. In L.R. Malabarba, R.E. Reis, R.P. Vari, Z.M.S. Lucena and C.A.S. Lucena (eds.) Phylogeny and classification of neotropical fishes. Porto Alegre: EDIPUCRS. 424
035508  Anonymous,2000 The icthyological collection of the Zoological Museum Hamburg (ZMH). Division of Ichthyology and Herpetology, Zoological Museum Hamburg (ZMH).
036670  Anonymous,2000 Fish collection database of the J.L.B. Smith Institute of Ichthyology, Grahamstown, South Africa. J.L.B. Smith Institute of Ichthyology, Grahamstown, South Africa.
036692  Campos-da-Paz, R.,2003 Gymnotidae (Naked-back knifefishes). p. 483-486. In R.E. Reis, S.O. Kullander and C.J. Ferraris, Jr. (eds.) Checklist of the Freshwater Fishes of South and Central America. Porto Alegre EDIPUCRS, Brasil. 483
037075  Campos-da-Paz, R.,2001 Electrophoridae. p. In [Editorial list.]. Checklist of the Freshwater Fishes of South and Central America. In preparation.
038732  Anonymous,2001 Fish collection database of the National Museum of Natural History (Smithsonian Institution). Smithsonian Institution-Division of Fishes.
040645  Assuncao, M.I. da Silva and H.O. Schwassmann,1995 Reproduction and larval development of Electrophorus electricus on Marajo Island (Para, Brazil). Ichthyol. Explor. Freshwat. 6(2):175-184. 175-184
040919  Anonymous,2001 Fish collection database of the Zoological Museum, University of Copenhagen. Zoological Museum, University of Copenhagen.
041414  Anonymous,2002 Fish collection database of the American Museum of Natural History. American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West , NY 10024-5192, USA.
042069  Santos, E.,1981 Peixes da Água doce (Vida e costumes dos peixes do Brasil). Belo Horizonte, Brasil, Editora Itatiaia Limitada.267.
047438  Anonymous,2003 Fish collection of the Royal Ontario Museum. Royal Ontario Museum.
048321  Ricker, W.E.,1973 Russian-English dictionary for students of fisheries and aquatic biology. Fisheries Research Board of Canada, Ottawa. 259
048591  Kullander, S.O.,2003 Checklist of Swedish common names. Personal Communication. Provided excel file.
051086  Varjo, M., L. Koli and H. Dahlström,2004 Kalannimiluettelo (versio 10/03). Suomen Biologian Seura Vanamo Ry.
051471  Carl, H.,2003 Danish fish names. Zoological Museum of Copenhagen. Unpublished.
058108  Chinese Academy of Fishery Sciences,2003 Chinese aquatic germplasm resources database.
059052  Alonso, L.E. and H.J. Berrenstein,2006 A Rapid Biological Assessment of the Aquatic Ecosystems of the Coppename River Basin, Suriname. RAP Bull. Of Biol. Assessment 39:114-117. 117
072465  Flower, M.S.S.,1925 Contributions to our knowledge of the duration of life in vertebrate animals - I. Fishes. Proc. of the Zool. Soc. of London 1925(1):247-267.
075549  FAO-FIES,2008 Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list. Retrieved from, 29 April 2008.
076754  Mérona, B. de and J. Rankin-de-Mérona,2004 Food resource partitioning in a fish community of the central Amazon floodplain. Neotrop. Ichthyol. 2(2):75-84. 77
083882  FAO-FIES,2010 Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list. Retrieved from, March 2010.
086306  Nomura, H.,1984 Nomes científicos dos peixes e seus correspondentes nomes vulgares. In H. Nomura (ed.). Dicionário dos peixes do Brasil. Editerra, Brasília, Brasil: 27-63.
090062  FAO-FIES,2012 Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list. Retrieved from, March 2012.
095632  FAO-FIES,2014 Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list. Retrieved from, April 2014.
101110  FAO-FIES,2015 Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list. Retrieved from, [accessed 13/04/2015].
105472  Pihu, E.,1979 Loomade elu 4. köide. Kalad Pihu, E. 1979. Loomade Elu, 4. Köide, Kalad. Valgus, Tallinn.
115257  FAO-FIES,2017 Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list. Retrieved from (accessed 08/06/2017).
116654  Saks, L.,2017 Estonian Common Names, Rank 2 Personal communication
118272  FAO-FIES,2018 Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list. Retrieved from htttps:// [accessed May, 2018]
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