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curviceps, Mormyrops Roman [B.] 1966:34, Pl. 1 (fig. 2) [Annales, Musée Royal de l'Afrique Centrale, Tervuren, Série in 8o, Sciences Zoologiques No. 150; ref. 9061] Bougouriba River, tributary of the Black Volta, near Daragré, 10°56'N, 3°39'E, West Africa. Holotype: MRAC 140934. Paratypes: MRAC 140935-43 (9). •Valid as Mormyrus curviceps (Roman 1966) -- (Gosse 1984:93 [ref. 6169]). •Synonym of Mormyrops anguilloides (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Bigorne 1987:146 [ref. 20556], Paugy & Bénech 1989:299 [ref. 26478], Bigorne in Lévêque et al. 1990:157 [ref. 21589], Paugy et al. 1990:337 [ref. 26477], Lévèque et al. 1991:138 [ref. 31367], Kramer 2013:8 [ref. 32882]). •Valid as Mormyrops curviceps Roman 1966 -- (Moller & Brown 1990 [ref. 21031]). Current status: Valid as Mormyrops curviceps Roman 1966. Mormyridae. Distribution: Africa. Habitat: freshwater.