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Name - Brachyhypopomus occidentalis

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Life Sciences Identifier (LSID) [metadata]

Variants and Synonyms

Reported Taxonomic Ranks


Reported Taxonomic Hierarchies

Animalia (Kingdom)
Chordata (Phylum)
Vertebrata (Subphylum)
Pisces (Group)
Osteichthyes (Group)
Gymnotidae (Family)


Recent Publications

  • Miocene and Pliocene colonization of the Central American Isthmus by the weakly electric fish Brachyhypopomus occidentalis (Hypopomidae, Gymnotiformes).
  • Predators inhibit brain cell proliferation in natural populations of electric fish, Brachyhypopomus occidentalis.
  • Drift-driven evolution of electric signals in a Neotropical knifefish.
  • Mitogenomics of Central American weakly-electric fishes.
  • De Novo Genome Assembly of the Electric Fish Brachyhypopomus occidentalis (Hypopomidae, Gymnotiformes).

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