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  • Euchilichthys dybowskii
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Scientific Name Euchilichthys dybowskii  (Vaillant, 1892)
Common Name
Type Locality Ubanghi River at Bangui, French Congo [Cameroon].
Synonym(s) Atopochilus dybowskii, Atopochilus habereri, Chiloglanis dybowskii, Euchilichthys habereri
Pronunciation u kee lick thiss
Etymology Euchilichthys: From the Greek, eu, meaning good, cheilos, meaning lip, and ichthys, meaning fish; in reference to the papillate, well-developed lips. 
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Size 112mm or 4.4" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Africa: river Ja, Cameroon (Congo basin).
African Waters, Congo, Dja (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.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Bulletin de la Société Philomathique de Paris (Sér. 8), v. 4 (no. 16), pp 2.
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Last Update 2019 Oct 09 05:47 (species record created: 2008 Jun 21 05:26)