Malapterurus electricus (Gmelin, 1789) Recherche rapide

Attributs

  • DISTRIBUTION: Lien Faunafri
  • Anatomy : Ballowitz, 1897, 1898 a, b, 1899 | Fritsch, 1886 a, 1886 c, 1887 | Keynes, 1973 | Szabo, 1956, 1957 b .
  • Current distribution known : Nile and Tropical Africa (except Lake Victoria and Rivers of East Africa north of the Zambezi), Fernando Po Island (Boulenger, 1911 a)| Thys van den Audenaerde, 1967 b .
  • Food habits : Hulot, 1950 b | Sagua, 1979 | Sandon & Amin al Tayib, 1953 .
  • Osteology : Chardon, 1968 | Mahy, 1969 .
  • Physiology : Fessard in Grassé, 1958 | Johnels, 1956 .
  • Reproduction : Breder & Rosen, 1966 | Poll & Gosse, 1969 .
  • Size : up to 1220 mm SL (Daget & Durand, 1981) .
  • Types :
    • Malapterurus affinis Günther, 1864 a: 220. Type locality: "Old Calabar River". Syntypes BMNH n° 1859.11.20: 1 (1), BMNH n° 1864.7.9: 1 (1).
    • Malapterurus beninensis Murray, 1854: 20. Type locality: "Old Calabar River". Syntypes BMNH 1856.1.16: 1 (2).
    • Malapterurus electricus ogoouensis Sauvage, 1879 a: 99. Type locality: "Lopé, pays des Okanda, fleuve Ogôoué". Holotype MNHN n° A.889.
    • Silurus electricus Gmelin, 1789: 1354. Type locality: "Nile". Type lost. (Neotype, see Poll & Gosse: 1969).