Bathyclarias longibarbis (Worthington, 1933)
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Family:  Clariidae (Airbreathing catfishes)
Max. size:  76 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal; depth range - 75 m,
Distribution:  Africa: Endemic to Lake Malawi.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Occurs from the bottom to about 75 m (Ref 4967). Commonly caught in deep regions. A piscivore (Ref. 5595). Stronger tendency to liv ein open water than other clarids (Ref. 78218). Piscivore and often taken on lines (Ref. 78218).
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 20 June 2018 Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Luna, Susan M. - 01.09.93
Modified by: Geelhand, Dimitri - 19.03.13
Checked by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 10.05.94

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