Campylomormyrus bredoi

Campylomormyrus bredoi (Poll, 1945)

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Ecology and Distribution


Described from Pweto, Lake Moero (also spelled Mweru) in uppermost Congo basin, to which it may be endemic (see records in FishBase).

Author(s): Sullivan, John P.
Rights holder(s): Sullivan, John P.


Feulner, P. G. D., Kirschbaum F., Mamonekene V., Ketmaier V., & Tiedemann R. (2007).  Adaptive radiation in African weakly electric fish (Teleostei: Mormyridae: Campylomormyrus): a combined molecular and morphological approach. Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 20(1), 403 - 414. Abstract
Harder, W. (2000).  The Mormyridae and other Osteoglossomorpha (CD-ROM). World Biodiversity Database, CD-ROM Series. 2000, New York: Springer Verlag, ETI-UNESCO.
Poll, M. (1945).  Descriptions de Mormyridae et de Characidae nouveaux du Congo belge avec une étude du genre Stomatorhinus et des genres de Characidae nains africains. Revue de Zoologie et de Botanique Africaines. 39, 36–77.
Poll, M., Gosse J. - P., & Orts S. (1982).  Le genre Campylomormyrus Bleeker, 1874, étude systematique et description d'une espece nouvelle (Pisces, Mormyridae). Bulletin de l'Institut Royal des Sciences de Belgique Biologie. 54, 1–34, Pls. 1–13.
Roberts, T. R., & Stewart D. J. (1976).  An ecological and systematics survey of fishes in the rapids of the Lower Zaïre or Congo River. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology. 147, 239–317.
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