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Scientific Name Trachyglanis ineac  (Poll, 1954)
Common Name Freckled Loach Catfish
Type Locality Loweo River, Yangambi, Democratic Republic of Congo.
Synonym(s) Phractura ineac
Etymology The 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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Distribution Africa: Congo basin (Yangambi, Tohuapa)
African Waters, Congo (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Status Least Concern
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Breeding Unreported in the aquarium.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Annales du Musee du Congo (Ser. Zoology) v. 1, pp 62, Fig. 5.
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Last Update 2019 Oct 09 05:09 (species record created: 2008 May 11 03:43)