Freshwater Fish Species in Kwando River [Southwest Africa/Namibia]

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Fish Species in Kwando River


[No. of Species listed in Fishbase.org=56]
Species Family Habitat Length (cm) Trophic level Status
Aplocheilichthys hutereaui Poeciliidae benthopelagic 4 TL 3.1 native
Aplocheilichthys johnstoni Poeciliidae benthopelagic 9 TL 3.2 native
Aplocheilichthys katangae Poeciliidae benthopelagic 5 TL 3.3 native
Auchenoglanis ngamensis Bagridae demersal 47 TL 3.1 native
Barbus afrovernayi Cyprinidae benthopelagic 6 TL 3.5 native
Barbus barnardi Cyprinidae benthopelagic 9 TL 3.0 native
Barbus bifrenatus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 9 TL 2.5 native
Barbus fasciolatus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 8 TL 3.0 native
Barbus multilineatus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 6 TL 3.0 native
Barbus paludinosus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 19 TL 2.8 native
Barbus poechii Cyprinidae benthopelagic 14 TL 3.4 native
Barbus radiatus radiatus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 15 TL 2.8 native
Barbus thamalakanensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 5 TL 2.6 native
Barbus unitaeniatus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 18 TL 2.8 native
Brycinus lateralis Alestiidae pelagic 18 TL 3.2 native
Caecomastacembelus frenatus Mastacembelidae demersal 49 TL 3.9 native
Clarias gariepinus Clariidae benthopelagic 170 TL 4.4 native
Clarias ngamensis Clariidae demersal 73 TL 4.3 native
Clarias submarginatus Clariidae demersal 16 TL 2.8 native
Clarias theodorae Clariidae demersal 35 TL 4.4 native
Coptostomabarbus wittei Cyprinidae benthopelagic 5 TL 2.7 native
Ctenopoma multispine Anabantidae benthopelagic 14 TL 3.8 native
Hemichromis fasciatus Cichlidae benthopelagic 25 TL 3.5 native
Hemigrammocharax machadoi Citharinidae pelagic 5 TL 3.1 native
Hemigrammocharax multifasciatus Citharinidae pelagic 6 TL 3.1 native
Hepsetus odoe Hepsetidae demersal 70 TL 4.5 native
Hydrocynus vittatus Alestiidae demersal 117 TL 4.5 native
Labeo lunatus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 49 TL 2.4 native
Leptoglanis dorae Amphiliidae demersal 4 TL 2.9 native
Marcusenius macrolepidotus Mormyridae demersal 32 TL 3.2 native
Micralestes acutidens Alestiidae pelagic 11 TL 2.9 native
Mormyrus lacerda Mormyridae demersal 50 TL 3.7 native
Opsaridium zambezense Cyprinidae benthopelagic 19 TL 3.4 native
Oreochromis andersonii Cichlidae benthopelagic 61 TL 2.0 native
Oreochromis macrochir macrochir Cichlidae benthopelagic 53 TL 2.0 native
Petrocephalus catostoma catostoma Mormyridae demersal 17 TL 3.4 native
Pharyngochromis darlingi Cichlidae demersal 22 TL 3.5 native
Pseudocrenilabrus philander philander Cichlidae benthopelagic 13 TL 3.7 native
Rhabdalestes maunensis Alestiidae pelagic 9 TL 3.3 native
Schilbe mystus Schilbeidae demersal 40 TL 3.3 native
Serranochromis angusticeps Cichlidae demersal 51 TL 4.5 native
Serranochromis carlottae Cichlidae demersal 43 TL 3.6 native
Serranochromis codringtonii Cichlidae demersal 39 TL 3.3 native
Serranochromis giardi Cichlidae benthopelagic 48 TL 3.5 native
Serranochromis greenwoodi Cichlidae demersal 37 TL 3.7 native
Serranochromis longimanus Cichlidae demersal 37 TL 3.9 native
Serranochromis macrocephalus Cichlidae demersal 43 TL 4.2 native
Serranochromis robustus jallae Cichlidae demersal 49 TL 3.2 native
Serranochromis thumbergi Cichlidae demersal 33 TL 3.7 native
Synodontis leopardinus Mochokidae benthopelagic 24 TL 3.4 native
Synodontis macrostigma Mochokidae benthopelagic 18 TL 3.4 native
Synodontis nigromaculatus Mochokidae benthopelagic 39 TL 3.1 native
Synodontis woosnami Mochokidae benthopelagic 26 TL 2.3 native
Tilapia rendalli Cichlidae benthopelagic 45 TL 2.2 native
Tilapia ruweti Cichlidae benthopelagic 11 TL 2.4 native
Tilapia sparrmanii Cichlidae benthopelagic 24 TL 2.7 native
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