SELECT DISTINCT SPECIES.Genus AS ResultField1, SPECIES.Species AS ResultField2, SPECIES.Author AS ResultField3, SPECIES.FBname AS ResultField4, SPECIES.FamCode AS ResultField5, SPECIES.SpecCode AS ID_Field, SPECIES.Length AS ResultField6, SPECIES.LTypeMaxM AS ResultField7, SPECIES.LengthFemale AS ResultField20, SPECIES.LTypeMaxF AS ResultField21, synonyms.year, FAMILIES.CommonName, FAMILIES.Family FROM (SPECIES LEFT JOIN synonyms ON SPECIES.SpecCode = synonyms.SpecCode) INNER JOIN FAMILIES ON SPECIES.FamCode = FAMILIES.FamCode WHERE (FAMILIES.FamCode =SPECIES.FamCode) AND (synonyms.valid <> 0) And ((FAMILIES.FamCode)=545) AND ((Families.Order)= 'Gymnotiformes') AND ((Species.Genus) = 'Sternarchorhynchus') And ((FAMILIES.Class)='Actinopterygii') ORDER BY species.genus, species.species Fish Identification
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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Gymnotiformes
Family: Apteronotidae Ghost knifefishes

Genus: Sternarchorhynchus

(See list of species below)



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South America
Max. Length 60 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus axelrodi
[Axelrod’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
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South America
Max. Length 26.1 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus britskii
[Britski’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
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South America
Max. Length 22.6 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus caboclo
[Cabocolo tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
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South America
Max. Length 16.4 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus chaoi
[Chao’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
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South America
Max. Length 33.1 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus cramptoni
[Crampton’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
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South America
Max. Length 18.1 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus curumim
[Curumim tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
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South America
Max. Length 40.6 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus curvirostris
[]
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South America
Max. Length 20.1 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus freemani
[Freeman’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
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South America
Max. Length 20 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus galibi
[Galibi tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
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South America
Max. Length 15.2 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus gnomus
[Gnomus tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
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South America
Max. Length 30.6 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus goeldii
[Goeldi’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
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South America
Max. Length 24.9 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus hagedornae
[Hagedorn’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
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South America
Max. Length 24.6 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus higuchii
[Higuchi’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
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South America
Max. Length 22.2 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus inpai
[Inpa tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
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South America
Max. Length 20 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus jaimei
[Jamei’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 19.7 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus kokraimoro
[Kokraimoro tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
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South America
Max. Length 19.2 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus mareikeae
[Mareike’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
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South America
Max. Length 27.8 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus marreroi
[Marrero’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
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South America
Max. Length 19.2 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus mendesi
[Mendes’ tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
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South America
Max. Length 24.9 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus mesensis
[Mesensis tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 25.8 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus montanus
[Montanus tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 54 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus mormyrus
[Mormyrus tube-snouted ghost knifefish]

Photo by Yuri Hooker/WWF-OPP

South America
Max. Length 47 cm TL
Sternarchorhynchus oxyrhynchus (Müller & Troschel, 1849)

Photo by Yuri Hooker/WWF-OPP
 
Sternarchorhynchus oxyrhynchus
[Oxyrhynchus tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
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South America
Max. Length 38.2 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus retzeri
[Retzer’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 41.7 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus roseni
[Rosen’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
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South America
Max. Length 11.6 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus schwassmanni
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 16.9 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus severii
[Severi’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 37.4 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus starksi
[Stark’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 22.9 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus stewarti
[Stewart’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
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South America
Max. Length 31 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus taphorni
[Taphorn’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 13.6 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus villasboasi
[Villasboas’ tube-snouted ghost knifefish]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 28 cm TL

 
Sternarchorhynchus yepezi
[Yepez’ tube-snouted ghost knifefish]



32 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Sternarchorhynchus axelrodi Axelrod’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 60 TL 2010
Sternarchorhynchus britskii Britski’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 26.1 TL 2000
Sternarchorhynchus caboclo Cabocolo tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 22.6 TL 2006
Sternarchorhynchus chaoi Chao’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 16.4 TL 2010
Sternarchorhynchus cramptoni Crampton’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 33.1 TL 2010
Sternarchorhynchus curumim Curumim tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 18.1 TL 2006
Sternarchorhynchus curvirostris South America 40.6 TL 1887
Sternarchorhynchus freemani Freeman’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 20.1 TL 2010
Sternarchorhynchus galibi Galibi tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 20 TL 2010
Sternarchorhynchus gnomus Gnomus tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 15.2 TL 2006
Sternarchorhynchus goeldii Goeldi’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 30.6 TL 2010
Sternarchorhynchus hagedornae Hagedorn’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 24.9 TL 2010
Sternarchorhynchus higuchii Higuchi’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 24.6 TL 2010
Sternarchorhynchus inpai Inpa tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 22.2 TL 2010
Sternarchorhynchus jaimei Jamei’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 20 TL 2010
Sternarchorhynchus kokraimoro Kokraimoro tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 19.7 TL 2010
Sternarchorhynchus mareikeae Mareike’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 19.2 TL 2010
Sternarchorhynchus marreroi Marrero’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 27.8 TL 2010
Sternarchorhynchus mendesi Mendes’ tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 19.2 TL 2010
Sternarchorhynchus mesensis Mesensis tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 24.9 TL 2000
Sternarchorhynchus montanus Montanus tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 25.8 TL 2010
Sternarchorhynchus mormyrus Mormyrus tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 54 TL 1868
Sternarchorhynchus oxyrhynchus Oxyrhynchus tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 47 TL 1849
Sternarchorhynchus retzeri Retzer’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 38.2 TL 2010
Sternarchorhynchus roseni Rosen’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 41.7 TL 1994
Sternarchorhynchus schwassmanni South America 11.6 TL 2010
Sternarchorhynchus severii Severi’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 16.9 TL 2006
Sternarchorhynchus starksi Stark’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 37.4 TL 2010
Sternarchorhynchus stewarti Stewart’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 22.9 TL 2010
Sternarchorhynchus taphorni Taphorn’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 31 TL 2010
Sternarchorhynchus villasboasi Villasboas’ tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 13.6 TL 2010
Sternarchorhynchus yepezi Yepez’ tube-snouted ghost knifefish South America 28 TL 2010



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