Chiloglanis congicus Boulenger, 1920
Chiloglanis congicus
photo by RMCA / Mark Hanssens

Family:  Mochokidae (Squeakers or upside-down catfishes), subfamily: Chiloglanidinae
Max. size:  7.5 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic
Distribution:  Africa: Stanley (=Wagenia) Falls near Kisangani (Ref. 42480, 78218), Pool Malebo (=Stanley Pool), rapids at the outflow of Pool Malebo (Ref. 41585), rapids of the lower Congo (Ref. 42510, 78218) and in the Inkisi River (lower Congo River basin) (Ref. 88779) in Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Diagnosis:  Vertebrae: 32-33
Biology:  Oviparous (Ref. 205).
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 16 February 2009 Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 20.04.94
Modified by: Luna, Susan M. - 09.09.04
Checked by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 16.05.94

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