|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Phractura macrura Poll, 1967|
|Type Locality||Caungula, Cassange River, tributary of Uamba River, Angola, 8°07'S, 18°09'E.|
|Pronunciation||frak TWO rah|
|Etymology||Phractura: From the Greek phraktos, meaning fenced in and oura, meaning tail; in reference to the bony plates enclosing the slender caudal peduncle.|
|Size||91mm or 3.6" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Distribution||Africa: southern tributaries of the Kasai (middle Congo River basin) in Angola, including the Cuango, Uamba and Cuilo.
African Waters, Congo, Lower Congo, Kasai (click on these areas to find other species found there)
African Waters, Congo, Lower Congo, Kasai, Kwango (click on these areas to find other species found there)
African Waters, Congo, Lower Congo, Kasai, Uamba (click on these areas to find other species found there)
African Waters, Congo, Lower Congo, Kasai, Cuilo (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|IUCN Red List Status||Data Deficient|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|References||Publicações Culturais, Companhia de Diamantes de Angola (DIAMANG), Lisboa No. 75, pp 269, Fig. 129.|
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|Last Update||2019 Aug 23 05:56 (species record created: 2010 Jan 27 16:18)|