Freshwater Fish Species in Fatala River [West Africa]

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Fish Species in Fatala


[No. of Species listed in Fishbase.org=36]
Species Family Habitat Length (cm) Trophic level Status
Arius parkii Ariidae demersal 75 TL 4.1 native
Bostrychus africanus Eleotridae demersal 21 TL 3.9 native
Brycinus longipinnis Alestiidae pelagic 13 TL 2.2 native
Brycinus macrolepidotus Alestiidae pelagic 65 TL 2.3 native
Chrysichthys johnelsi Bagridae demersal 41 TL 3.4 native
Chrysichthys maurus Bagridae demersal 63 TL 3.4 native
Chrysichthys nigrodigitatus Bagridae demersal 80 TL 2.6 native
Citharichthys stampflii Paralichthyidae demersal 16 TL 3.9 native
Ctenopoma kingsleyae Anabantidae demersal 25 TL 3.0 native
Eleotris daganensis Eleotridae demersal 13 TL 3.2 native
Eleotris senegalensis Eleotridae demersal 22 TL 3.1 native
Enneacampus kaupi Syngnathidae demersal 20 TL 3.0 native
Ethmalosa fimbriata Clupeidae pelagic 45 TL 2.5 native
Gobioides sagitta Gobiidae demersal 50 TL 3.0 native
Hemichromis bimaculatus Cichlidae benthopelagic 17 TL 3.9 native
Hemichromis fasciatus Cichlidae benthopelagic 25 TL 3.5 native
Hepsetus odoe Hepsetidae demersal 70 TL 4.5 native
Hydrocynus forskalii Alestiidae pelagic 96 TL 4.0 native
Kribia kribensis Eleotridae demersal 6 TL 3.3 native
Lates niloticus Centropomidae demersal 193 TL 3.8 native
Marcusenius thomasi Mormyridae demersal 25 TL 3.2 native
Microphis brachyurus aculeatus Syngnathidae demersal 25 TL 3.4 native
Mormyrops anguilloides Mormyridae demersal 150 TL 4.0 native
Papyrocranus afer Notopteridae demersal 80 TL 3.3 native
Pellonula leonensis Clupeidae pelagic 10 TL 3.5 native
Petrocephalus tenuicauda Mormyridae demersal 14 TL 3.1 native
Pomadasys jubelini Haemulidae demersal 60 TL 3.3 native
Porogobius schlegelii Gobiidae demersal 15 TL 2.9 native
Sarotherodon caudomarginatus Cichlidae demersal 20 TL 2.6 native
Sarotherodon melanotheron melanotheron Cichlidae demersal 31 TL 2.5 native
Schilbe micropogon Schilbeidae demersal 26 TL 3.0 native
Tilapia brevimanus Cichlidae demersal 31 TL 3.7 native
Tilapia buttikoferi Cichlidae benthopelagic 38 TL 2.4 native
Tilapia guineensis Cichlidae benthopelagic 35 TL 2.8 native
Tylochromis intermedius Cichlidae benthopelagic 29 TL 3.6 native
Yongeichthys thomasi Gobiidae demersal 6 TL 3.3 native
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Page generated June 30, 2003 from Fishbase.org. Page created by: Jen, 15.11.01, last modified by Jen, 20.09.02.




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