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Scientific Name Bagrus lubosicus  Lönnberg, 1924
Common Name
Type Locality Lubosi River, tributary to Luala River, Lower Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo.
Synonym(s) Porcus lubosicus
Pronunciation BAG russ
Etymology The generic name comes from the Mozarabic bagre, taken from the Greek pagros, meaning a fish (Dentex sp.). 
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Size 243mm or 9.6" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Africa: Middle Congo system.
African Waters, Congo, Middle Congo (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Data Deficient, range map and more is available on the IUCN species page. Last assessed 2009.
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Series 9) v. 14 (no. 84) (art. 71), pp 619.
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Last Update 2019 Oct 09 05:33 (species record created: 2008 Jun 01 04:31)