Species in the Kivu

     n= 37 (Incomplete)
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Species Name Family Habitat Length (cm) Trophic Level Status
Amphilius kivuensis Amphiliidae demersal 10.6 TL 3.0 questionable
Amphilius uranoscopus Stargazer mountain catfish Amphiliidae demersal 19.5 TL 2.9 native
Clarias gariepinus North African catfish Clariidae benthopelagic 170.0 TL 3.8 native
Clarias liocephalus Smoothhead catfish Clariidae demersal 32.0 TL 3.3 native
Coptodon rendalli Redbreast tilapia Cichlidae benthopelagic 45.0 TL 2.3 introduced
Enteromius apleurogramma East African red finned barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 5.4 SL 2.9 native
Enteromius kerstenii Redspot barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 9.0 SL 3.0 native
Enteromius neumayeri Neumayer's barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 11.8 SL 3.0 questionable
Enteromius pellegrini Pellegrin's barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 11.7 SL 3.0 native
Gnathonemus petersii Elephantnose fish Mormyridae demersal 35.0 SL 3.1 questionable
Haplochromis adolphifrederici Cichlidae benthopelagic 11.4 SL 3.4 endemic
Haplochromis astatodon Cichlidae benthopelagic 10.1 SL 3.3 endemic
Haplochromis crebridens Cichlidae benthopelagic 10.4 SL 3.3 endemic
Haplochromis gracilior Cichlidae benthopelagic 10.4 SL 3.3 endemic
Haplochromis graueri Cichlidae benthopelagic 11.8 SL 3.1 endemic
Haplochromis insidiae Cichlidae benthopelagic 9.4 SL 3.3 endemic
Haplochromis kamiranzovu Cichlidae benthopelagic 9.4 SL 2.1 endemic
Haplochromis microchrysomelas Cichlidae benthopelagic 8.3 SL 3.3 endemic
Haplochromis nigroides Cichlidae benthopelagic 7.5 SL 2.7 endemic
Haplochromis occultidens Cichlidae benthopelagic 12.3 SL 3.4 endemic
Haplochromis olivaceus Cichlidae benthopelagic 8.9 SL 2.1 endemic
Haplochromis paucidens Cichlidae benthopelagic 10.6 SL 3.3 endemic
Haplochromis rubescens Cichlidae benthopelagic 11.4 SL 3.4 endemic
Haplochromis scheffersi Cichlidae benthopelagic 8.5 SL 3.3 endemic
Haplochromis vittatus Cichlidae benthopelagic 19.1 SL 3.5 endemic
Labeobarbus altianalis Ripon barbel Cyprinidae benthopelagic 90.0 TL 3.4 native
Labeobarbus somereni Cyprinidae benthopelagic 40.0 SL 3.2 native
Lacustricola pumilus Tanganyika lampeye Procatopodidae benthopelagic 5.5 TL 3.0 misidentification
Lamprichthys tanganicanus Tanganyika killifish Procatopodidae benthopelagic 15.0 SL 3.5 introduced
Limnothrissa miodon Lake Tanganyika sardine Clupeidae pelagic 17.0 SL 3.1 introduced
Oreochromis leucostictus Blue spotted tilapia Cichlidae benthopelagic 36.3 SL 2.3 introduced
Oreochromis macrochir Longfin tilapia Cichlidae benthopelagic 43.0 TL 2.1 introduced
Oreochromis mweruensis Cichlidae benthopelagic 23.8 SL 2.2 introduced
Oreochromis niloticus Nile tilapia Cichlidae benthopelagic 60.0 SL 2.0 native
Raiamas moorii Lake Rukwa minnow Cyprinidae benthopelagic 22.0 TL 3.3 native
Schilbe grenfelli Schilbeidae demersal 50.7 SL 3.5 error
Stolothrissa tanganicae Lake Tanganyika sprat Clupeidae pelagic 10.0 SL 2.7 not established
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