Campylomormyrus curvirostris

Campylomormyrus curvirostris (Boulenger, 1898)

Original Published Description:

Boulenger, G. A. (1898).  Matériaux pour la faune du Congo. Poissons nouveaux du Congo. Première Partie. Mormyres. Annales du Musee du Congo (Ser. Zoology). 1, 1-20, Pls. 1-9.
 
Languages: English

Ecology and Distribution

Distribution

Described from Matadi, Lower Congo. Widespread in major waterways of Congo Basin; associated with rapids. See FishBase for museum records and localities.

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

References

Boulenger, G. A. (1898).  Matériaux pour la faune du Congo. Poissons nouveaux du Congo. Première Partie. Mormyres. Annales du Musee du Congo (Ser. Zoology). 1, 1-20, Pls. 1-9.
 
Boulenger, G. A. (1899).  A revision of the genera and species of fishes of the family Mormyridae. Proceedings of the General Meetings for Scientific Business of the Zoological Society of London. 1898, 775-821.
Boulenger, G. A. (1909).  Catalogue of the Fresh-Water Fishes of Africa in the British Museum (Natural History). I, 373. London: British Museum (Natural History).
 
Feulner, P. G. D., Kirschbaum F., & Tiedemann R. (2008).  Adaptive radiation in the Congo River: An ecological speciation scenario for African weakly electric fish (Teleostei; Mormyridae; Campylomormyrus). Journal of Physiology-Paris. 102(4-6), 340 - 346. Abstract
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
Feulner, P. G. D., Plath M., Engelmann J., Kirschbaum F., & Tiedemann R. (2009).  Electrifying love: electric fish use species-specific discharge for mate recognition. Biology Letters. 520927419392041142915996351451455587020220191(2111608411683569925-62Pt 2107), 225 - 228. 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., 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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