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  • Notoglanidium boutchangai
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Scientific Name Notoglanidium boutchangai  (Thys van den Audenaerde, 1965)
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Type Locality Ngounié River, approximately 2°12'S, 11°30'E, Gabon.
Synonym(s) Parauchenoglanis boutchangai
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Size 225mm or 8.9" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
Identification For this species preserved specimens are uniformly brownish red, paler ventrally. In young specimens, 5-7 pale vertical bars may be visible on the flanks. Pectoral, pelvic, anal and sometimes also the dorsal fin are more or less transparent.14-17 anal fin rays.
General Remarks Inhabits rivers. See also Fresh and Brackish Water Fishes of Lower Guinea, West Central Africa, Stiassny, Teugels, Hopkins, pg.589 .
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Distribution Africa: Ogooué basin in Gabon and Kouilou basin in Congo.
African Waters, Gabon Waters, Ogowe (click on these areas to find other species found there)
African Waters, Kouilou (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Least Concern, range map and more is available on the IUCN species page. Last assessed 2009.
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Breeding Unreported in the aquarium.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Revue de Zoologie et de Botanique Africaines v. 72 (nos 3-4), pp 347, Fig. 1.
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Last Update 2020 Oct 28 16:42 (species record created: 2008 Jul 04 10:03)