Taxon profile


Hydrocynus Cuvier, 1816

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Characiformes »  family Alestiidae - African tetras

Included taxa

Number of records: 6

species Hydrocynus brevis (Günther, 1864) - Tiger Fish

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species Hydrocynus forskahlii (Cuvier, 1819)
species Hydrocynus goliath (Boulenger, 1898) - Giant Tigerfish
species Hydrocynus somonorum (Daget, 1954)
species Hydrocynus tanzaniae Brewster, 1986
species Hydrocynus vittatus Castelnau, 1861 - Ndweshi

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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/5234]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Hydrocynus Cuvier, 1816]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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