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    • Featherbacks
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    • Notopteridae

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Creative Commons Flickr Photos Tagged "Notopteridae."

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bronze Featherback Notopterus notopterus

Observer

mekong_museum

Date

April 3, 2016

Place

Vietnam (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Clown Knifefish Chitala ornata

Date

February 22, 2016

Place

Veracruz (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

African Brown Knifefish Xenomystus nigri

Observer

johnnybirder

Date

January 2, 2013

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bronze Featherback Notopterus notopterus

Observer

ivijayanand

Date

June 3, 2014 04:31 PM IST

Description

Location: Makunda Christian Hospital, Karimganj District, Assam

Date: 3rd June 2014

Equipment: Nikon D800 with Micro-Nikkor 105mm

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bronze Featherback Notopterus notopterus

Observer

bkbiswas

Date

July 25, 2011

Photos / Sounds

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What

African Brown Knifefish Xenomystus nigri

Observer

lampas

Date

January 15, 2013

Description

The four fish to the left. This ID does not include the fish to the right.

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Description from Wikipedia

The family Notopteridae contains eight species of osteoglossiform (bony-tongued) fishes, commonly known as featherbacks and knifefishes. They are small fishes living in freshwater or brackish environments in Africa and South-east Asia.

No range data available.
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