Cyphomyrus aelsbroecki (Poll, 1945)
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Family:  Mormyridae (Elephantfishes)
Max. size:  8.6 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal; freshwater,
Distribution:  Africa: only known from Elisabethville [= Lubumbashi] in a tributary of Luapula River, in Democratic Republic of the Congo (Ref. 3203, 42478).
Diagnosis:  Dorsal fin is much longer than anal fin and clearly originates in front of the insertion level of the anal fin; posterior end of dorsal fin just posterior to that of the anal fin (Ref. 122874).
IUCN Red List Status: Data deficient (DD); Date assessed: 16 February 2009 Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 16.06.94
Modified by: Boden, Gert - 23.09.20

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