Taxon profile


Sternopygus Müller & Troschel, 1848

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Gymnotiformes - knifefishes »  family Sternopygidae - glass knifefishes

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Included taxa

Number of records: 9

species Sternopygus aequilabiatus (Humboldt, 1805)
species Sternopygus arenatus (Eudoux & Souleyet, 1850)
species Sternopygus astrabes Mago-Leccia, 1994
species Sternopygus branco Crampton, Hulen & Albert, 2004
species Sternopygus castroi Triques, 2000
species Sternopygus macrurus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) - Longtail Knifefish
species Sternopygus obtusirostris (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
species Sternopygus pejeraton Schultz, 1949
species Sternopygus xingu Albert & Fink, 1996

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/4387]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Sternopygus Müller & Troschel, 1848]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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