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Scientific NameTrachyglanis ineac  (Poll, 1954)
Common NameFreckled Loach Catfish
Type LocalityLoweo River, Yangambi, Zaire
Synonym(s)Phractura ineac
EtymologyThe Greek trachys meaning rough and glanis meaning a catfish. 
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Size 101mm or 4" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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DistributionAfrica: Congo basin (Yangambi, Tohuapa)
African Waters, Congo (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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IUCN Red List StatusLeast Concern
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ReferencesAnnales du Musee du Congo (Ser. Zoology) v. 1, Fig 5.
Registered Keepers(1) Birger (k: 2).

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Breeding ReportsNone.
Article - CotM 2014 May
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Last Update2014 Jun 18 20:24 (species record created: 2008 May 11 03:43)