Hippopotamyrus pappenheimi (Boulenger, 1910)
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Family:  Mormyridae (Elephantfishes)
Max. size:  18 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal; freshwater
Distribution:  Africa: Quanza River in Angola (Ref. 3203, 120641). Report from the Kunene River in Angola (Ref. 3203) unconfirmed in Ref. 120641. Also reported as Hippopotamyrus cf. pappenheimi from the lower Congo (Ref. 94750); needs confirmation.
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Biology: 
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 01 March 2007 Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 16.06.94
Modified by: Boden, Gert - 21.06.02

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