Synodontis caudalis

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Synodontis caudalis

Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Siluriformes 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis/Superclassis: Osteichthyes
Superclassis/Classis: Actinopterygii
Classis/Subclassis: Actinopteri
Subclassis/Infraclassis: Neopterygii
Infraclassis: Teleostei
Megacohors: Osteoglossocephalai
Supercohors: Clupeocephala
Cohors: Otomorpha
Subcohors: Ostariophysi
Series: Otophysi
Ordo: Siluriformes

Familia: Mochokidae
Subfamilia: Mochokinae
Genus: Synodontis
Species: Synodontis caudalis

Name[edit]

Synodontis caudalis Boulenger 1899: 44.

Lectotype: MRAC 57. Paralectotypes: BMNH 1899.2.20.19-20, (2); MRAC 20, (1).

Type locality: Zaire [Democratic Republic of Congo]. Boma, Matadi, Kinshasa [Leopoldville].

Etymology: Species name caudalis from Latin cauda refers to the striking elongated filaments of the caudal fin in this species.

References[edit]

  • Boulenger, G. A. (1899): Matériaux pour la faune du Congo. Poissons nouveaux du Congo. Troisième Partie. Silures, Acanthoptérygiens, Mastacembles, Plectognathes. Annales du Musee du Congo, (Ser. Zoology) 1 (3): 39–58, Pls. 20-29.
  • Poll, M. (1971): Révision des Synodontis Africains (Famille Mochocidae). Annales du Musee Royal de l'Afrique Centrale, Serie 8 Zoologie, 191: 1–497.
  • Synodontis caudalis in Catalog of Fishes,
    Eschmeyer, W.N., Fricke, R. & van der Laan, R. (eds.) 2019. Catalog of Fishes electronic version.