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Taxon: Genus Mormyrus Linnaeus, 1758 (fish)
Classification by:

Natura - nature
   actualia - actual entities
     Mundus Plinius - physical world
       naturalia - natural bodies
         Biota
           "neomura"
             Domain Eukaryota Chatton, 1925 - eukaryotes
               "neokaryotes" - mitochondrial eukaryotes
                 "neozoa"
                   "scotokaryotes" Cavalier-Smith, 1999
                     "podiates" Cavalier-Smith, 2013
                       Amorphea Adl et al., 2012
                         Opisthokonta Cavalier-Smith, 1987
                           Holozoa Lang, O'Kelly, Nerad, Gray & Burger, 2002
                             filozoa Shalchian-Tabrizi, Minge, Espelund, Orr, Ruden, Jakobsen & Cavalier-Smith, 2008
                               Kingdom Animalia Linnaeus, 1758 - animals
                                 Epitheliozoa Ax, 1996
                                   Eumetazoa Bütschli, 1910 - eumetazoans
                                     Bilateria Hatschek, 1888 - bilaterians
                                       Superphylum Deuterostomia Grobben, 1908 - deuterostomes
                                         [crown] Phylum Chordata Bateson, 1885 - chordates
                                           Subphylum Vertebrata Cuvier, 1812 - vertebrates
                                             [crown] Myopterygii - myopterygians
                                               Superclass Gnathostomata Zittel, 1879 - jawed vertebrates
                                                 Grade Teleostomi Bonaparte, 1836
                                                   Euteleostomi - bony vertebrates
                                                     Class Actinopterygii Woodward, 1891 - ray-finned fishes
                                                       [crown] Actinopteri Cope, 1871
                                                         Subclass Neopterygii Regan, 1923
                                                           Infraclass Teleostei Müller, 1845
                                                             Supercohort Teleocephala de Pinna, 1996
                                                               Cohort Osteoglossomorpha Greenwood et al., 1966
                                                                 Order Osteoglossiformes Berg, 1940 - bonytongues
                                                                   [crown] Suborder Notopteroidei
                                                                     Family Mormyridae [paraphyletic] - elephantfishes
                                                                       Genus Mormyrus Linnaeus, 1758
                                                                         01 Mormyrus bernhardi Pellegrin, 1926
                                                                         02 Mormyrus caballus Boulenger, 1898
                                                                         03 Mormyrus casalis Vinciguerra, 1922
                                                                         04 Mormyrus caschive C. Linnaeus, 1758, pro syn.
                                                                         05 Mormyrus cyaneus Roberts & Stewart, 1976
                                                                         06 Mormyrus felixi Pellegrin, 1939
                                                                         07 Mormyrus goheeni Fowler, 1919
                                                                         08 Mormyrus hasselquistii Valenciennes, 1847
                                                                         09 Mormyrus iriodes Roberts & Stewart, 1976
                                                                         10.1 Mormyrus kannume Forsskål, 1775 - elephant-snout fish
                                                                         10.2 Mormyrus hildebrandti Peters, 1882
                                                                         11 Mormyrus lacerda Castelnau, 1861 - bottle-nose
                                                                         12 Mormyrus longirostris Peters, 1852 - eastern bottlenose mormyrid
                                                                         13 Mormyrus macrocephalus Worthington, 1929
                                                                         14 Mormyrus macrophthalmus Günther, 1866
                                                                         15 Mormyrus niloticus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
                                                                         16 Mormyrus ovis Boulenger, 1898
                                                                         17 Mormyrus rume Valenciennes, in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1847
                                                                         18 Mormyrus subundulatus Roberts, 1989
                                                                         19 Mormyrus tapirus Pappenheim, 1905
                                                                         20 Mormyrus tenuirostris Peters, 1882
                                                                         21 Mormyrus thomasi Pellegrin, 1938

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