Species Details : Marcusenius macrolepidotus (Peters, 1852)

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Marcusenius macrolepidotus (Peters, 1852) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Marcusenius macrolepidotus  (Peters, 1852)
Synonyms:
Gnathonemus graeverti Steindachner, 1914 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Gnathonemus graeverti Steindachner, 1914
Gnathonemus macrolepidotus (Peters, 1852) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Gnathonemus macrolepidotus (Peters, 1852)
Gnathonemus macrolepidotus macrolepidotus (Peters, 1852) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Gnathonemus macrolepidotus macrolepidotus (Peters, 1852)
Gnathonemus moeruensis Boulenger, 1915 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Gnathonemus moeruensis Boulenger, 1915
Gnathonemus okavangensis Pappenheim, 1907 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Gnathonemus okavangensis Pappenheim, 1907
Gnathonemus pongolensis (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Gnathonemus pongolensis
Gnathonemus rhodesianus Määr, 1962 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Gnathonemus rhodesianus Määr, 1962
Hippopotamyrus macrolepidotus (Peters, 1852) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Hippopotamyrus macrolepidotus (Peters, 1852)
Marcusenius graeverti (Steindachner, 1914) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Marcusenius graeverti (Steindachner, 1914)
Marcusenius macrolepidotus macrolepidotus (Peters, 1852) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Marcusenius macrolepidotus macrolepidotus (Peters, 1852)
Marcusenius moeruensis (Boulenger, 1915) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Marcusenius moeruensis (Boulenger, 1915)
Marcusenius rhodesianus (Määr, 1962) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Marcusenius rhodesianus (Määr, 1962)
Mormyrops macrolepidotus (Peters, 1852) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Mormyrops macrolepidotus (Peters, 1852)
Mormyrus macrolepidotus Peters, 1852 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Mormyrus macrolepidotus Peters, 1852
Common names:
Common name Transliteration Language Country
Boelhond Boelhond Afrikaans Namibia Click here to show the literature
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Boelhond-snawelvis Boelhond-snawelvis Afrikaans South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Nembele Nembele Afrikaans Namibia: Kwando River (Ref. 81703). Click here to show the literature
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Snawelvis Snawelvis Afrikaans South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Um shelfa Um shelfa Arabic Sudan Click here to show the literature
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Lububu Lububu Bemba (Zambia) Zambia: Mweru-Luapula or Mweru-Wa-Ntipa (Ref. 52870). Click here to show the literature
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Mintesa Mintesa Bemba (Zambia) Zambia: Bangweulu swamps Click here to show the literature
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Nchesu Nchesu Bemba (Zambia) Zambia: Bangweuru or Chambeshi (Ref. 52870). Click here to show the literature
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Rypoun rhodéský Rypoun rhodesky Czech Czech Republic Click here to show the literature
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Rypoun velkošupinatý Rypoun velkosupinaty Czech Czech Republic Click here to show the literature
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Rypoun velkošupinný Rypoun velkosupinny Czech Czech Republic Click here to show the literature
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Bulldogfisk Bulldogfisk Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Bulldog Bulldog English - Click here to show the literature
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Bulldog Bulldog English Malawi: Lake Malawi Basin Click here to show the literature
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Bulldog Bulldog English Namibia: Kwando River (Ref. 81703). Click here to show the literature
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Bulldog Bulldog English South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Bulldog Bulldog English Zambia: Bangweulu swamps; Lake Kariba (Ref. 27602) Click here to show the literature
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Bulldog Bulldog English Zimbabwe Click here to show the literature
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Bulldog-fish Bulldog-fish English Tanzania Click here to show the literature
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Elephant nose Elephant nose English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Tana-bulldog Tana-bulldog English Kenya Click here to show the literature
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Buldog-markuskala Buldog-markuskala Estonian Estonia Click here to show the literature
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Leukanuijakala Leukanuijakala Finnish Finland Click here to show the literature
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Großschuppiger Nilhecht Grossschuppiger Nilhecht German Germany Click here to show the literature
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大鱗異吻象鼻魚 Da lin yi wun siang bi yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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大鱗錐頜象鼻魚 Da lin jhuei ge siang bi yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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大鳞异吻象鼻鱼 Da lin yi wen xiang bi yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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大鳞锥颌象鼻鱼 Da lin zhui ge xiang bi yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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罗德西亚异吻象鼻鱼 Luo de xi ya yi wen xiang bi yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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羅德西亞異吻象鼻魚 Luo de si ya yi wun siang bi yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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Mphuta Mphuta Nyanja Malawi: Lower Shire River Valley; Lakes Chilwa and Chiuta Click here to show the literature
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Samwamowa Samwamowa Nyanja Malawi: Lake Malawi Basin Click here to show the literature
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Mbelewele Mbelewele Pokomo Kenya: Lower Tana River Click here to show the literature
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Ndagumka Ndagumka Sena Mozambique Click here to show the literature
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Mpuni Mpuni Swahili (macrolanguage) Tanzania Click here to show the literature
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Mputa Mputa Swahili (macrolanguage) Tanzania Click here to show the literature
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Nchemba Nchemba Swahili (macrolanguage) Tanzania Click here to show the literature
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Ndaka Ndaka Swahili (macrolanguage) Tanzania Click here to show the literature
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Ntachi Ntachi Swahili (macrolanguage) Tanzania Click here to show the literature
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Tshibobobo Tshibobobo Venda South Africa: Mutshindudi valley, Northern province (Ref. 50025) Click here to show the literature
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Tshikalanomo Tshikalanomo Venda South Africa: Mutshindudi valley, Northern province (Ref. 50025) Click here to show the literature
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Mbongombongo Mbongombongo Zande (individual language) Sudan Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Kingdom Animalia CoL
Phylum Chordata CoL
Class Actinopterygii FishBase
Order Osteoglossiformes FishBase
Family Mormyridae FishBase
Genus Marcusenius FishBase
Distribution: Africa: Lower Zambezi River from the delta upstream to at least Tete, if not Victoria Falls, and the lower Shire River; also Pungwe, Buzi and Mulela Rivers (Ref. 75962). Also upper and central Congo basin (Ref. 3203, 95585), Lake Rukwa basin (Ref. 95585), and east flowing rivers of Tanzania and Natal (Ref. 3203). Widespread and common in the Cunene and Okavango systems (Ref. 7248). Reports from Pool Malebo (Ref. 41585), the middle Congo River (Ref. 4910) and the Lulua (Kasai drainage)(Ref. 42554) possibly refer to M. angolensis.
Environment: Freshwater
Additional data: -
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: 2014-05-19
Source database: FishBase, Feb 2018   99%
Bibliographic citation: Froese R. & Pauly D. (eds). (2020). FishBase (version Feb 2018). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 2020-04-16 Beta (Roskov Y.; Ower G.; Orrell T.; Nicolson D.; Bailly N.; Kirk P.M.; Bourgoin T.; DeWalt R.E.; Decock W.; Nieukerken E. van; Penev L.; eds.). Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=5405
Conversion date: 2020-04-17 05:24:33