Cat-eLog Right Arrow Amphiliidae Right Arrow Doumeinae Right Arrow Phractura

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Scientific Name Phractura intermedia  Boulenger, 1911
Common Name
Type Locality South Cameroon.
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. 
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Size 95mm or 3.7" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Africa: coastal rivers from Nyong River, Cameroon to Kouilou River, Congo.
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Catalogue of the fresh-water fishes of Africa v. 2, pp 503, Fig. 375
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Last Update 2013 Sep 04 16:02 (species record created: 2012 Nov 24 05:34)