Campylomormyrus numenius 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Osteoglossiformes Mormyridae

Scientific Name: Campylomormyrus numenius
Species Authority: (Boulenger, 1898)
Campylomormyrus ibis (Boulenger, 1902)
Campylomormyrus rhynchophorus (non Boulenger, 1898)
Gnathonemus ibis Boulenger, 1902
Gnathonemus numenius Boulenger, 1898

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2010
Date Assessed: 2009-02-16
Assessor(s): Moelants, T.
Reviewer(s): Brummett, R., Mbe Tawe, A.N., Dening Touokong, C., Reid, G.M., Snoeks, J. Staissny, M., Moelants, T., Mamonekene, V., Ndodet, B., Ifuta, S.N.B., Chilala, A., Monsembula, R., Ibala Zamba, A., Opoye Itoua, O., Pouomogne, V., Darwall, W. & Smith, K.
The species is widespread or without major threats throughout the Central Africa assessment region and is assessed as Least Concern.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Campylomormyrus numenius is known from Pool Malebo (Stanley Pool) and from the Central Congo River basin. It is also known from Maniema, Ulindi River, This species is known from upper Congo River basin. Specimens of this species have been reported from the rapids below Pool Malebo in the main channel of the Lower Congo River.
Countries occurrence:
Central African Republic; Congo; Congo, The Democratic Republic of the
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Population [top]

Population: No information available.
Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Campylomormyrus numenius is a demersal species. IT occurs only in big rivers (Gosse 1984).
Systems: Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): None known.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: None known.

Citation: Moelants, T. 2010. Campylomormyrus numenius. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T182087A7790825. . Downloaded on 27 November 2015.
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