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Class: Actinopteri
Order: Osteoglossiformes
Family: Mormyridae Elephantfishes

Genus: Paramormyrops

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Max. Length 15.2 cm TL

 
Paramormyrops batesii
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Max. Length 14.4 cm SL

 
Paramormyrops curvifrons
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Max. Length 16.3 cm SL

 
Paramormyrops gabonensis
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Africa
Max. Length 15.6 cm SL
Paramormyrops hopkinsi (Taverne & Thys van den Audenaerde, 1985)

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Paramormyrops hopkinsi
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Africa
Max. Length 5.2 cm TL
Paramormyrops jacksoni (Poll, 1967)

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Paramormyrops jacksoni
[Ghost stonebasher]



Africa
Max. Length 13.5 cm SL
Paramormyrops kingsleyae (Günther, 1896)

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Paramormyrops kingsleyae
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Africa
Max. Length 23.8 cm SL
Paramormyrops longicaudatus (Taverne, Thys van den Audenaerde, Heymer & Géry, 1977)

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Paramormyrops longicaudatus
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Max. Length 18.3 cm SL

 
Paramormyrops ntotom
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Max. Length 11.4 cm SL

 
Paramormyrops retrodorsalis
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Max. Length 11.4 cm SL

 
Paramormyrops sphekodes
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Max. Length 13.9 cm SL

 
Paramormyrops tavernei
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Paramormyrops batesii Africa 15.2 TL 1906
Paramormyrops curvifrons Africa 14.4 SL 1977
Paramormyrops gabonensis Africa 16.3 SL 1977
Paramormyrops hopkinsi Africa 15.6 SL 1985
Paramormyrops jacksoni Ghost stonebasher Africa 5.2 TL 1967
Paramormyrops kingsleyae Africa 13.5 SL 1896
Paramormyrops longicaudatus Africa 23.8 SL 1977
Paramormyrops ntotom Africa 18.3 SL 2017
Paramormyrops retrodorsalis Africa 11.4 SL 1917
Paramormyrops sphekodes Africa 11.4 SL 1879
Paramormyrops tavernei Africa 13.9 SL 1972



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