Electrophoridae


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Noun1.Electrophoridae - small family comprising the electric eels
fish family - any of various families of fish
Cypriniformes, order Cypriniformes - an order of animals including almost entirely freshwater fishes: characins; loaches; carp; suckers; sometimes classified as a suborder of Ostariophysi
genus Electrophorus, Electrophorus - type genus of the family Electrophoridae; electric eels
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Los ordenes muestran una amplia diversidad respecto a sus familias: Rajiformes (Potamotrygonidae), Osteoglossiformes (Osteoglossidae), Characiformes (Anostomidae, Ctenoluccidae, Characidae, Curimatidae, Cynodontidae, Prochilondontidae, Serrasalmidae), Gymnotiformes (Erythrinidae), Siluriformes (Auchenipteridae, Doradidae, Electrophoridae, Loricariidae, Pimelodidae), Symbranchiformes (Symbranchidae), y Perciformes (Cichlidae, Sciaenidae), donde sobresalen los Characiformes con ocho familias.
Orinoquia 9 Cynodontidae Rhaphiodon vulpinus Orinoquia 6, 7 Hydrolycus scombroides Orinoquia 2, 3, 6, 7, 8, 9 Doradidae Orinoquia 6, 7 Agamyxis albomaculatus Orinoquia 9 Oxydoras niger Amazonia 4, 5, 9 Electrophoridae Electrophorus electricus Orinoquia 9 Erythrinidae Hoplias malabaricus Amazonia, Orinoquia 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 Hoplerythrinus Amazonia, Orinoquia 1, 6, 7 unitaeniatus Loricariidae Orinoquia 6, 7 Ancistrus sp.
Anostomidae Leporinus friderici Electrophoridae Electrophorus electricus Curimatidae Semaprochilodus varii Sternopygidae Sternopygus macrurus Anostomidae Leporinus fasciatus Loricariidae Pseudoancistrus barbatus Sciaenidae Pachypops furcraeus Characidae Brycon falcatus Anostomidae Leporinus lebaili (cf.