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Zambezi Parrotfish
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Information
Range Central Africa
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Osteoglossiformes
Family Mormyridae
Genus Cyphomyrus
Species C. discorhynchus

The Zambezi parrotfish, (Cyphomyrus discorhynchus) is an elephantfish in the family Mormyridae. It is currently the only member of its genus. It occurs in several river systems across central Africa. It grows to a length of 31 cm.

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