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Apteronotid Eel
Apteronotus albifrons (Linnaeus, 1766)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Gymnotiformes - knifefishes »  family Apteronotidae - ghost knifefishes »  genus Apteronotus

Scientific synonyms

Gymnotus albifrons Linnaeus, 1766
Sternarchus albifrons (Linnaeus, 1766)
Sternarchus lacepedii Castelnau, 1855
Sternarchus maximilliani Castelnau, 1855
Apteronotus passan Lacépède, 1800

Other names

= Black ghost knifefish

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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [12220]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase [http://www.fishbase.org]
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/1908]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Apteronotus albifrons (Linnaeus, 1766)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2004): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 4. Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii), kostnatí (Neopterygii) – trnobřiší (Characiformes), nahohřbetí (Gymnotiformes), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 171 pp. [as Apteronotus albifrons (Linnaeus, 1766)]
Data retrieved on: 18 June 2013
EN Veríssimo, S.; C. S. Pavanelli; H. A. Britski; M. M. M. Moreira. (2005): Fish, Manso Reservior region of influence, Rio Paraguai basin, Mato Grosso State, Brazil., Check List 1(1):1-9PDF [as Apteronotus albifrons (Linnaeus, 1766)]

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